Event Resources – Mental Health Summit – 9th November 2016

The Mental Health Summit took place on the 9th November 2016 at Durham County Cricket Club.

Event agenda

Speaker biographies

Workshop overviews

The presentations from the day can be downloaded below:

Speaker Presentations

The Extraordinary Potential of Primary Care to Improve Mental Health and Well Being – Brendan Hill
The Newcastle Vision for Mental Health – Dr Guy Pilkington

Magic Shared Decision Making – Dr Dave Tomson

Additional Resource 1 – Dr Dave Tomson
Additional Resource 2 – Dr Dave Tomson
Additional Resource 3 – Dr Dave Tomson

Getting Serious about Social Prescribing – Professor Chris Drinkwater
First do no harm – Treating Patients with Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms – Dr Philippa Bolton
Patients with Complex Needs in Primary Care – Dr Philippa Bolton
How to Treat Depression with Medication – Dr Hamish Mcallister


Mood Disorder Pharmacology – Dr Hamish Mcallister

What does data tell us about Mental Health in the North East? – Andrea Brown

There is restricted access to Andrea Brown’s presentation – please email sarah.black@ahsn-nenc.org.uk for details on how to access this page.

Identification and Treatment of Depression in Patients with Long Term Conditions – Dr David Ekers

Living Well with Dementia & Development of the Self Care Wheel – Dave Belshaw

Additional Resource – Dave Belshaw

Virtual Recovery Challenge – Claire Chapman