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   Rev Dr Neil Evans

Euthanasia debate

1130-1200     Coffee Break

1200-1245    Richard Broadway

Drug Aid Wales

"Drink Wise Age Well Project"

1245-1330    Lunch Break

1330-1415    Dr Shridhar Aithal

Consultant Physician and Parkinson's specialist

"Parkinson's disease - Seeing beyond movement disorder"

1415-1500    Jackie Davies

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

"Building Resilience in a Community Resource Team"

1500-1515    Coffee Break


1515-1600    Professor Inder Sawhney

Consultant Neurologist, Clinical Director Neurosciences

"Psychogenic Non Epileptic Seizures in Adults"