Welwyn Hatfield Young People's Mental Health & Wellbeing Conference 2019

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Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School

Woods Avenue

Hatfield

AL10 8NL

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Young people's mental health conference taking place at Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School.

The FREE conference is open to teaching professionals, parents and young people (from school years 6 - 13) to come together to hear about local Mental Health and Wellbeing services in order to provide the very best support to the young people living and educated in Welwyn Hatfield.

The morning will be made up of presentations from local strategic and keynote speakers. The afternoon will be made up of a series of interactive workshops which will focus on practical steps for professionals, parents and young people.

There will also be a marketplace where local service providers will be free for you to speak with.

For more information please contact communitypartnerships@welhat.gov.uk or call 01707 357 168

MORNING PRESENTATIONS - MAIN SCHOOL HALL

09:15 - 09:30 - Registration

09:30 - 10:00 - Coffee/Marketplace

10:00 - 10:15 - Welcome - Prof Jim McManus, Director of Public Health

(Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council/ #JUSTTALK Youth Ambassadors)

10.15 - 11.15 - Keynote - Natasha Devon MBE

11.15 - 11.45 - The mystery of the teenage brain, and why it really matters! - Dr John Coleman, Visiting
Professor at the University of Bedfordshire

11:45 - 12:15 - #JUSTTALK - Jen Beer, Health Improvement Lead - Children and Young People

Public Health

12:15 - 12:35 - Q&A /Panel Discussion (Natasha Devon MBE, Debi Roberts - YC Hertfordshire, Dr John Coleman, Jen Beer - Public Health )

12: 35 - 13:45 - Lunch/Marketplace

14:00 - 15:15 - Interactive Workshops (Professionals/Parents Carers/Young People)

15:15 - 15:30 - Close/Summary, Cllr Fiona Thomson (Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council)

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