London 10th October 2014

Beyond the Individual: Therapy Using the Environment

On October 10th 2014 – World Mental Health Day – BIGSPD held its first ever one day event. This conference explored the idea of moving beyond the individual by focussing on therapeutic engagement with the environment. The conference focussed on four key areas: nidotherapy, green care, enabling environments, and sustainable mental health.

The speakers’ presentations

Haigh and colleagues – The Growing Better Lives Project
Bragg and Sempik – Greencare Research
Tyrer – Nidotherapy
Williams – Enabling Environments
Maughan – Sustainable Mental Health
Barnicot – PTSD in treatment for BPD
Dale – PD Services Mapping Exercise