CONFERENCE - 'Extending the Application of CBT'

Friday 7th April

09.30 Keynote Address: Professor Trudie Chalder, King’s College London
Persistent physical symptoms: something old, new, borrowed and blue
10.30 Paper presentation: Lance McCraken, King’s College London
The Psychological Flexibility Model: The Future of CBT for Pain?
11.00 Coffee  
11.30 Keynote Address: Professor David Clark, University of Oxford
Thrive: How better psychological therapy provision transforms lives and saves money
12.30 Lunch  
13.30 Paper presentation: Vicki Mountford, University College London
The FREED (First Episode and Rapid Early Intervention for Eating Disorders) Project:  A Novel Early Intervention Service for Young Adults,
14.00 Paper presentation: Fuschia Sorois, University of Sheffield
Self-compassion as resilience for physical health problems: Theory, evidence, and practice
14.30 Tea  
15.00 Paper presentation: Richard Brown, University of Manchester
Understanding and treating functional (“medically unexplained”) symptoms and habitual symptom reporting
15.30 Keynote Address: Professor Paul Salkovskis, University of Bath
Empirically grounded strategies for improving mental health in the context of general medical presentations
16.30 Conference closes