A Career in Clinical Psychology? Empowering People from BAME Communities

Saturday 6th October 2018, 09:30 AM – 4:00 PM @ The King’s Centre, Osney Mead, Oxford, OX2 0ES

Running for a fourth year, this workshop is for people from Black, Asian, and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds who are interested in a career in Clinical Psychology. Themes include why diversity is important in the profession and how to increase your prospects of getting on to a training programme. At the event, you will have the opportunity to hear speakers giving fascinating insights into their work in clinical psychology and beyond.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Jacqui Dyer MBE – Lambeth Councillor. Vice Chair OSC. Chair Black Thrive. Thrive LDN SG CoChair. NHS’ Five Year Forward View for Mental Health Vice Chair. Government advisor on the Mental Health Act
  • Dr Masuma Rahim – London based Clinical Psychologist, interested in the areas of  mental health, trauma, neuropsychology, and epidemiology.
  • Dr Jeyda Ibrahim – South London and Maudsley NHS Trust based Clinical Psychologist specialising in children with a background of abuse and trauma.
  • Dr Erica Mapule McInnis – Director & Principal Clinical Psychologist with Nubia Wellness & Healing, specialising in African centred approaches to improving wellbeing.
  • Professor Paul Salkovskis – Director of the Oxford Institute of Clinical Psychology Training and Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre.

This is a FREE event. Please register your attendance at eventbrite