BSCAH National

RSM Webinar: Mending young minds: A multi-modal approach to Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

When: 06/06/2022 2.00pm
About the training:

This meeting is being held in association with the British Society of Clinical & Academic Hypnosis (BSCAH).
A discount code is available to all BSCAH members. This code will be sent out via the mailing list. Please email: to receive the code.

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This multidisciplinary webinar will unite healthcare professionals from a range of specialty areas to develop, discuss and critically appraise new multi-modal treatment strategies for children and adolescents.

The meeting will provide a forum in which health care professionals can develop tailor-made approaches to treatments.     

Aims of this webinar include: 

  • To gain an understanding of a range of treatment modalities in child psychiatry.
  • To develop insights into personalised, multifaceted therapeutic interventions for CAMHS.
  • To learn about successful, evidence-based treatment strategies from different healthcare professionals, including a child and adolescent psychiatrist, research psychologist and paediatrician.
  • To develop knowledge relating to the aetiology of contemporary psychological problems in children.

This webinar will be of particular interest to liaison Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists and Psychologists plus all healthcare practitioners (AHP’s and nurses) working in CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services).

CPD learning applied.

Dr Laurence Irwin Sugarman
Dr Laurence Irwin Sugarman is Research Professor and Director of the Center for Applied Psychophysiology and Self-regulation in the College of Health Sciences and Technology at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT); a developmental and behavioral pediatrician at the Easter Seals Diagnostic and Treatment Center in Rochester, New York; and Clinical Professor in Pediatrics at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Over nearly forty years of clinical practice, Dr. Sugarman refined clinical biofeedback and hypnosis strategies that effectively increase resilience and coping skills for young people and families. Based on this experience, he produced an internationally acclaimed video-documentary, Hypnosis in Pediatric Practice: Imaginative Medicine in Action. At RIT, he has focused on (1) how best to evoke the abilities of young people with autism spectrum disorder and other chronic health problems, (2) innovative interactive media for health, and (3) pedagogy for professional development in psychobiological care. Dr. Sugarman has authored over forty publications, teaches internationally, and has held leadership positions in the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. With Dr. William Wester, Dr. Sugarman has co-authored and co-edited the text, Therapeutic Hypnosis with Children and Adolescents, now in its second edition. His new book, coauthored with Julie Linden and Lee Brooks, is Changing Minds with Clinical Hypnosis: Narratives and discourse for a new health care paradigm.


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