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Improving quality of life with positive behaviour support


The BILD 2018 
PBS International Conference

9, 10 and 11 May 2018, Leeds


Come and shape the future of PBS 


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This year’s conference is set to be the largest UK gathering of practitioners, researchers and internationally-renowned PBS experts. It will be packed with opportunities to learn new skills, share good practice, debate key issues and hear about new ideas and developments. 

The theme is using PBS to improve quality of life and there will be a range of small workshops, masterclasses and inspirational keynote speakers. We are delighted to welcome international experts David Pitonyak and Mark Durand this year, as well as UK experts including Richard Hastings and Peter McGill.

The conference includes opportunities to:

  • contribute to the ongoing research agenda 
  • attend practical interactive workshops facilitated by  practice experts like Mark Durand (University of South Florida), Edwin Jones (ABM) and Tom Evans (CAPBS)
  • boost your skills and knowledge by attending masterclasses on different topics run by inspirational presenters such as David Pitonyak (Dimagine), Sandy Toogood (University of Bangor), Sui Lin Goei (Windesheim University), Anne MacDonald (Scottish Government) and Darren Bowring (States of Jersey), Kate Sanger (parent innovator) 
  • celebrate innovation and great practice with colleagues
  • hear from experts by experience
  • network with colleagues
  • attend a research surgery






The conference programme:


Pre-conference masterclass

Wednesday 9 May 2018


Richard Hastings

'Who’s Challenging Who' empathy training for staff: the results

Professor Richard Hastings
University of Warwick 




Mark Durand

Behavioural interventions for sleep problems in children with IDD

Professor Mark Durand           
University of South Florida, USA







Day 1: Thursday 10 May


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Expert by experience

Jennifer and Kate Sanger
Scotland





David Pitonyak
Improving quality of life

David Pitonyak
Dimagine, USA





Sui Lin Goei

Positive behaviour interventions and supports: putting systems into place for creating safe and supportive school environments

Professor Sui Lin Goei
Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands




Parallel session  
(from 11.45am to 1.25pm)

Masterclasses

  1. The logic of positive behaviour support in schools
    Professor Sui Lin Goei, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands

  2. Measuring positive behaviour support outcomes
    Dr Anne MacDonald, The Richmond Fellowship Scotland and Darren Bowring, States of Jersey

Workshops

  1. Implementing positive behaviour support in a forensic setting 
    Laura Higgins, St George's Hospital and BILD PBS Consultant, England

  2. Stress and attribution of behaviour
    Bo Hejlskov Elvén, Sweden

  3. Functional assessment
    Dr Sandy Toogood, Bangor University, Wales

  4. Developing a communication passport
    Kate and Jennifer Sanger, Scotland



Parallel session
(from 2.25pm to 4.05pm) 


Masterclasses

  1. Capable environments
    Professor Peter McGill, The Tizard Centre, England

  2. Measuring positive behaviour support outcomes
    Dr Anne MacDonald, The Richmond Fellowship Scotland and Darren Bowring, States of Jersey 

  3. Talking mats      
    Dr Jill Bradshaw,
    The Tizard Centre, England      


Workshops
 

  1. Subjective quality of life and how to measure it objectively
    Tom Evans, BILD and Steve Wilson, BILD Consultant, England

  2. Using attachment and complex trauma theory to understand behaviours that challenge within a PBS framework 
    Dr Cathy Harding,  Liberty Care Ltd, Wales

  3. Introduction to mindfulness           
    Dr Steve Noone, 
    Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust, England

  4. PBS research advice surgery
    Professor Richard Hastings, University of Warwick, England


                  




Day 2: Friday 11 May

 

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System-wide positive behaviour support in social care settings

Professor Peter McGill
The Tizard Centre, England




Mark Durand

Early intervention for challenging behaviour in children with IDD 

Professor Mark Durand
University of South Florida, USA




Bo Hejskov

Managing challenging behaviour while maintaining wellbeing. A question of self control

Bo Hejlskov Elvén
Sweden





 

Parallel session  
(from 10.30am to 12.10pm)

Masterclasses

  1. Practice leadership 
    Bev Murphy, United Response, England

  2. Skills teaching 
    Dr Sandy Toogood, Bangor University, Wales

Workshops

  1. SWPBS. Towards sustainable school development: coaching on the job!
    Inge Reijnders, PSBing and Joke Kamstra, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands

  2. PBS through the looking glass: perspectives from a consumer and practitioner 
    Muneeb Sadiq and Kath McLennan, Halton Borough Council, England

  3. Next steps in developing a comprehensive consensus
    Dr Edwin Jones, ABMU, Wales and Dr Nick Gore, The Tizard Centre, England

  4. Introduction to mindfulness
    Dr Steve Noone, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust, England


Consultation

Developing research priorities for PBS in the UK
Professor Richard Hastings, Dr Peter Baker and              Sharland researcher, England


Parallel session
(from 2pm to 3.40pm) 


Masterclasses
 

  1. Practice leadership 
    Bev Murphy, United Response, England

  2. A sense of belonging
    David Pitonyak, Dimagine, USA

Workshops  

  1. Implementing positive behaviour support in a forensic setting 
    Laura Higgins, St George’s Hospital and BILD PBS Consultant, England

  2. Developing a communication passport
    Kate and Jennifer Sanger, Scotland

  3. Using attachment and complex trauma theory to understand behaviours that challenge within a PBS framework           
    Dr Cathy Harding,  Liberty Care Ltd, Wales 

  4. Implementing the PBS standards
    Dr Louise Denne, PBS Academy, England







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This event has been CPD Certified


Attendance will allow you to gain CPD points towards your Continuous Professional Development requirements.

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How to book your place 

 





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Use the booking form
  

Download the booking form above, fill it in online, save and send to us by email to learning@bild.org.uk, or fill in the form by hand and return by fax to 0121 415 6999 or post it to: 

BILD Birmingham Research Park, 97 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2SQ.

Book by telephone

For more information or to book a place by telephone, please call the Events Team on 0121 415 6970




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