Talks And Workshops

MBCC 2018 will have a full program of talks and workshops on both days of the Convention. There will be two broad themes covering the days

Talks and Workshops will run from 10.30 am – 5 pm on both days

Friday – Supporting Families

Workshop – Katy Chachou – Action on Postparum Psycosis

Katy is currently working on a project with the charity Action on Postpartum Psychosis (APP) and the West Midlands Perinatal Mental Health Service User Development Forum to deliver training on Postpartum Psychosis in the region. Katy has lived experience of Postpartum Psychosis and the workshop will include a personal account of the illness as well as factual information, where to signpost appropriately and what support APP offers such as brochures, contacts and peer support.

Other Topics will include

Carrying in Special circumstances  – nicu/multiples

Postnatal Physio

Saturday – All About Slings

Topics will include

Partners and Carrying
Breastfeeding in slings

There will be workshops suitable for all from people who have never used slings to sling and health professionals.

Full details will be announced in the coming months