Male-friendly approaches to wellbeing

Conference Schedule, Saturday 21st June

Registration starts at 9am and the speakers begin at 9.45am. The talks finish at 5.25pm and there is a drinks reception until 5.55pm. The building must be vacated by 6pm.

* Please note speakers and may change subject to unexpected circumstances (illness etc.)


  Saturday 22nd June


Time Event Speaker Title (abbreviated)
9.00 Registration + coffee -  
  9.45 Conference Starts, Welcome & Martin SeagerCGL Overview of the day’s events
  10.00 Keynote Dr Roger Kingerlee Male-friendly interventions
10.55 – 11.30

David Eggins: Temper domestic violence

10.45 Presentation Ilyas Sagar-Ouriaghli Systematic review of improving male help-seeking behaviour
11.10 Presentation Dr Rob Hadley Is not being a dad harder than being a dad?
11.35 Poems Jennie Cummings-Knight  
11.40 Overview of posters    
11.50 Tea break    
  12:05 Keynote Mark Brooks, OBE Male Friendly Service for Domestic Violence
12.55 – 1.35 pm

Jennie Cummings-Knight: attraction (including song/s)

12.50 Presentation Dr Kerry Clark Enhancing therapy for men in a prison setting through using “male tinted spectacles”  
13:15 Presentation Dr Deborah Powney Bouncing back from domestic violence


  1:40 Lunchtime  
2.45 – 3.35 pm

Owen Connelly: Fatherhood

2.40 Presentation Dr Caroline Flurey Health Psychology
3.05 Presentation Paddy Benson Wellbeing benefits of boxing
3.30 In brief Prof Eric Anderson Increasing positive attitudes to gay men
3.40 Tea break    
  4.00 Presentation Prof Miles Groth Male friendly existential therapy with men
4.25 Presentation Julia Marotti, UCL Depressed boys' experience of Short-Term Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
4.50 In brief Dr Mahamed Hashi Listening to young black men
5.00 Presentation Handbook authors Whistle-stop tour of the handbook
5.20 Final Words Martin SeagerCGL Final words
  5.30 Drinks reception    



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