Spiritual Care Matters 2019
Brief programme & links to slides where available
10:00 Opening notices/housekeeping – Dr Guy Harrison & Rhonda Riachi.
10:10 Welcome address by Stuart Bell CBE, CEO of Oxford Health NHS FoundationTrust.
10:25 Experts by experience
Chair: Charlotte Collins
Spirituality and mental health - Joanna Tulloch
“From denial to celebration” - Ellen Bassani
Audio file of Ellen's talk (24Mb file):
11:30 Keynote speaker
“Spiritual care in practice - why it matters and who should provide it”
13:20 Singing in community with Sally Horner
13:30 Forum Theatre
Interactive drama based on case studies
Susie Stead with John Robinson and Sean O’Mahony
15:00 Breakout sessions
The Art of Life – art therapy with children: reflecting on the emotional and spiritual experience of the therapeutic process. David R Elliott
Music, Spirituality and Mental Health: Perspectives from lived experience. Jo Barber
Breath-Body-Mind Integration: an embodied approach to working with complexity. Kate Binnie
Connecting with Nature. Dr Jane Fossey.
15:50 Next steps for spirituality in health and social care
The OCSW vision, research & how to get involved. Dr Guy Harrison.
The Best Poster Prize was won by Julian Ellis, Music Therapist, Oxford Health NHS FT.