This webinar is a unique chance to review the current use of augmented and virtual reality technologies (AR/VR) for mental health and their clinical and ethical implications. Join experts in this session for a valuable overview of the clinical applications of AR/VR and their ethical implications. This session will allow delegates to learn about the application of AR/VR technologies and to develop their own stance on the use of these technologies for mental health.
- Date and time Thu 23 Feb 2023 from 6:00pm to 7:05pm
- Location Online
- Organised by Psychiatry, Birmingham Medical Institute
In this exciting Mind Matters webinar, Dr Jonathan Hurlow, Chair of the Birmingham Medical Institute Psychiatry Division, will be joined by Lord John Alderdice, Deputy to the Lord Speaker of the House, to examine the role of doctors in the government's controversial counter-terrorism strategy.
Lord John Alderdice is a Consultant Psychiatrist who has spent a lifetime exploring religious fundamentalism, radicalization, terrorism, and global violent political conflict. He also played a significant role in negotiating the 1998 Good Friday Agreement.
During this webinar you will:
- Learn about Lord Alderdice’s work on understanding and addressing religious fundamentalism, radicalization, terrorism, and violent political conflict in various parts of the world.
- Understand the impact of the Government’s response to the Shawcross Independent Review of PREVENT on the duties of doctors to counter-terrorism.
- Reflect on what psychiatry can and can't bring to understanding terrorism
This is a part of the Mind Matters webinar series presented by the RSM Psychiatry section. This webinar is CPD accredited.
A CPD certificate with 1 CPD credit will be issued to those joining each webinar live and will be automatically issued after 7 days to those who watched the webinar live in its entirety. Those who watch the webinar on-demand will receive a CPD certificate 60 days after the webinar has gone live.
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This webinar will delve into the rarely discussed issue of loneliness as a mental health issue. Join this session to understand the complexities around the prevention of loneliness in contemporary society and to explore it as a historical experience.
Expert psychiatrists will also discuss recent research on loneliness collected during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.
Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.
All webinars will be available for registered delegates 60 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.
This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.