Older Minds, New Ideas

A one-day conference for multidisciplinary staff working with older people with mental health problems 


Mind and Body

12th of October 2017

0930-0950   Registration

0950-1000   Dr Ceri Evans

Consultant Psychiatrist, Cwm Taf Health Board


1000-1045   Dr Gareth Cuttle

Project Manager - Gatsby/Wellcome Neuroscience Project

"With the ageing brain in mind: advances in neuroscience to the benefit of psychiatry"

1045-1130   Richard Broadway & Julie Breslin

Drug Aid Wales

"Drink Wise Age Well Project"

1130-1200     Coffee Break


"Euthanasia Debate"

1245-1330    Lunch Break

1330-1415    Dr Fiona Senior

Clinical Psychologist, Specialist Dementia Intervention Team, Cwm Taff University Health Board

"Care Home Specialist Dementia Intervention Team"

1415-1500    Jackie Davies

Speech and Language Therapist and Team Leader, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

1500-1515    Coffee Break


1515-1600    Professor Inder Sawhney

Consultant Neurologist, Clinical Director Neurosciences

"Psychogenic Non Epileptic Seizures in Adults"