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Shell shock: The First World War and the origins of psychological medicine

Shell shock: The First World War and the origins of psychological medicine

July 25, 2016

Careif Trustee Professor Edgar Jones from the Institute of Psychiatry speaking at the BPS History of Psychology Centre symposium War and Its Aftermath at Senate House,

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Careif/World Psychiatric Association: 3 Symposiums, 12 Papers

Careif/World Psychiatric Association: 3 Symposiums, 12 Papers

July 25, 2016

For more details, please see downloadable flyer.
Careif Symposium Flyer WPA Cape

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Careif/WPA global wellbeing findings

Careif/WPA global wellbeing findings

July 25, 2016

Survey of personal wellbeing report and executive summary
It is estimated that more than 450 million people in the world are affected by ‘disorders of the mind’, manifested by emotional or mental distress. The challenges for prevention and healing are significant, ranging from the social stigma that prevents people from seeking

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Careif/WPA International Survey of Wellbeing

Careif/WPA International Survey of Wellbeing

April 30, 2016

‘Wellbeing’ is a difficult concept to define as it has different meanings at personal, cultural and global levels. Personal wellbeing has become ever more important as longevity, conflict, insecurity and environmental issues increase, and social and technological changes impact on our individual and collective lives. Careif and the WPA are now launching this ambitious on-line survey

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Cultural Consultation Club event

Cultural Consultation Club event

March 8, 2016

Our next Careif, Centre for Psychiatry, CCS Cultural Consultation Club Education Event will be held on 13th April 2015 from 2.00pm-4.30pm, in Room G06, Joseph Rotblat Building at Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ
This State of the Art themes will be:
Emerging dialogue of working together with Ruqyah healers
and
Religious Healing
There is no

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Management of death between new social emergencies and their solution

Management of death between new social emergencies and their solution

March 8, 2016

As the world becomes increasingly integrated, political, social, and cultural boundaries are being re-configured and new challenges are emerging. This conference aims to describe how death and the fear of death promote violence, terrorism and war and more important, how peace and reconciliation strategies can reduce the fear of death’s

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