Wednesday 21st March 2018 from 8.15am Millennium Conference Centre 4-18 Harrington Gardens South Kensington, London, SW7 4LH Venue details here
The New Savoy Conference is the annual gathering of professional and charity bodies providing psychological therapies (IAPT) in NHS primary care.
IAPT is an assembly-line service providing short-term therapies to over a million people every year. Despite the commitment of its frontline therapists and psychologists, IAPT is failing the mental health needs of communities all over England, while working with government policies that themselves generate psychological distress and social alienation.
Second-class therapy for people who can’t afford ‘real’ talking therapy
Partnering the DWP on welfare reform, psycho-compulsion and the work cure
Outcomes made up of massaged statistics and lies
An evidence base that exposes failure
NICE guidelines supporting restricted practices
A workforce depressed, overworked, and burning out Come and join therapists, mental health activists, psychologists and welfare campaigners. Meet at the Harrington Gardens entrance of the Millenium Conference Centre (Gloucester Road tube) from 8.15am to greet conference goers.
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