This webinar will explore assessments and consider issues for black and minority ethnic AMHPs as well as for the people they work with.

The event is co-organised by Mark Trewin, Mental Health Social Work Lead, Office of the Chief Social Worker, Dept of Health & Social Care; Ruth Allen, Chief Executive, BASW and Emad Lilo, Vice Chair, National AMHP Leads Network.

Speakers

  • Dr Ruth Allen, Chief Executive, BASW
  • Emad Lilo, Co-Organiser and Vice-Chair, National AMHP Leads Network
  • Mark Trewin, Co-Organiser and Mental Health Social Work Lead, Office of the Chief Social Worker, Dept of Health & Social Care
  • Valbona Demiri, AMHP & Social Care Team Lead, Reading Borough Council
  • Wayne Reid, Professional Officer, BASW England
  • Nimal Jude, Office of the Chief Social Worker
  • Husnara Malik, Programme Manager NHSE/I
  • Renee Aleong, PHD Researcher at York University
  • Natasha Sloman, Director of Quality Healthcare, Priory Group and former CQC Head of Hospital Inspection in Mental Health

Accompanying documents and resources

Find the accompanying documents and resources for The Mental Health Act, Race and Ethnicity: what are the key issues for AMHPs now? webinar via BASW Resources including the:

  • Programme for the session
  • The PowerPoint Presentation 
  • The extended PowerPoint Presentation for speaker; Valbona Demiri (AMHP & Social Care Team Lead, Reading Borough Council)
  • Presenter Biographies