Speaker Presentations: The Children and Young People’s Mental Health Conference 2021, 6th May 2021

Thank you for attending The Children and Young People’s Mental Health Conference 2021.

We hope you found the day informative and interesting. You can download the speaker presentations below. Please bookmark or otherwise save this page so that you are able to return.

Tim McDougall, National Professional Advisor – Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Helen Rawlings, Head of Hospital Inspection, Care Quality Commission

Jane-Amanda Stephenson-Glynn, Children’s Health Joint Commissioning Manager, Islington Council and North Central London Clinical Commissioning Group and Dr Sian Barnett, Clinical Psychologist, Islington CAMHS, Whittington Health NHS Trust

Simon Currigan, Joint CEO, Beacon School Support

Dr Tracey Urquhart, Consultant Lead Psychologist and Service Manager and Harry Dixon, Peer Support Worker, Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Professor Liz McDermott, Professor of Health Inequality, Lancaster University and Chief Investigator, Queer Futures 2

Dr Sarah Bernard, Consultant Psychiatrist – Mental Health of Child and Adolescent Learning Disability, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Bernadka Dubicka, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust and Chair, Child and Adolescent Faculty, Royal College of Psychiatrists

Lauren Pinney, Head of PHSE & Student Wellbeing, Hove Park School

Dr Niki Cooper, Clinical Director, Place2Be

Additional Resources

Our Time – Covid recovery PSHE modules

Lauren Pinney – Developing an Attachment Aware Behaviour Regulation Policy: Guidance for Brighton & Hove Schools September 2018

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Harry Dixon – Let’s Get Mental Podcast

Wellbeing Passport


Guide for Professionals in Leeds on ‘Supporting Young People who Self-Harm or feel Suicidal’

Calm Harm – A free app to help manage the urge to self-harm

You can find recordings of the event sessions here: 

Morning Session 1 – Helena Kulikowska, Tim McDougall, Helen Rawlings, Jane-Amanda Stephenson-Glynn, Dr Sian Barnett and Simon Currigan – Presentations start at 09:54

Morning Session 2 – Dr Tracey Urquhart and Harry Dixon – Presentations start at 09:20

Afternoon Session 1 – Professor Liz McDermott and Dr Sarah Bernard – Presentations start at 10:05

Afternoon Session 2 – Dr Bernadka Dubicka, Lauren Pinney and Dr Niki Cooper – Presentations start at 08:19