Seminars and events

Seminars and events

C2:AD Seminar Series 2014

Talks are on Fridays and run from 12.30 to 1.30pm. These seminars are open to anyone who wishes to attend. This includes mental health professionals, researchers, students, service-users and carers.

Unless otherwise stated, the venue is the Herchel Smith Building for Brain and Mind Sciences on the Forvie site at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge (see location). Please note that there is no parking available at the Herchel Smith Building or at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (CBU). If you have any queries, please contact

Upcoming Events

6th March 2015: Understanding and enhancing treatments for children with anxiety disorders 

Professor Jennifer Hudson (Centre for Emotional Health, Macquarie University, Australia)

17th April 2015:  Treatment of PTSD in young children          (Half day workshop at CBU)

Dr Ben Goodall (MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit)



Past events (2015)

6th February 2015: Transdiagnostic psychological intervention for mood and anxiety disorders

Professor Tim Dalgleish (C2:AD and MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit)

Past events (2014)

The programme for 2014 is available here. 

9th May 2014: The Nottingham-Cambridge-Derby multi-centre clinical trial of collaborative specialist care for treatment-resistant depression: Results at one year and future implications and directions

Dr Rajini Ramana and collaborators (CPFT, Cambridge)

7th March 2014: School mental health or hazard

Professor Tamsin Ford (Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Exeter)

4th April 2014: Working with depersonalisation from a cognitive-behavioural perspective (Half day workshop at CBU)

Dr Anna Bevan (MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit)


4th July 2014: Mindfulness-Based cognitive therapy to prevent depressive relapse: Outcomes and lessons from the recently completed PREVENT trial

Professor Tim Dalgleish (C2:AD and MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit)

3rd October 2014: Reboot and reload: Computer-delivered cognitive-behaviour therapy (CBT) and trial-based evidence

Professor Simon Gilbody (University of York)

7th November 2014: Anything can happen and trust no-one – What I’ve learned from working with trauma and how you can put it to good use

Dr Nick Grey (Centre for Anxiety Disorders and Trauma, Institute of Psychiatry)

12th December 2014: Psychological and biological risk factors for depression

Professor Glyn Lewis (University College London)

Past events (2013)

6th December 2013: Tim Dalgleish C2:AD presentation

This lunchtime presentation and discussion will be to update on the progress of the C2:AD over the first 3 years, presenting some interesting findings about new approaches to affective disorders coming out of the C2:AD emerging interventions clinic, followed by a discussion about potential future developments for the Centre, including special interest groups, greater integration of practitioners and researchers, participant recruitment, and additional clinical workshops.

4th October: Biological Treatment for Chronic Depression – Current Status and the Future  

Dr Rajini Ramana (C2:AD, CPFT, Cambridge), Dr Neil  Hunt (Consultant Psychiatrist; CPFT), Dr Emiliangelo Ratti (CEO NeRRe Therapeutics Ltd) and Dr Mike Trower (CSO NeRRe Therapeutics Ltd). Workshop (1/2 day) -

6th September: Getting in early – Depression in parents and children

Dr Paul Ramchandani (Imperial College London)

26th June: Assistance for treatment resistance: Lessons from the TORDIA study

Dr David Brent

7th June: Workshop (1/2 day) - Mental imagery in cognitive therapy (part I)

Professor Emily Holmes (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit & University of Oxford), Dr Martina DiSimplicio (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge) and Dr Simon Blackwell (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge)

26th April: Emotion focused cognitive therapy

Professor Mick Power (University of Edinburgh)

1st March: Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for recurrent depression: An intervention at a crossroads

Professor Tim Dalgleish (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit & C2:AD, Cambridge)

8th February: Understanding and treating rumination

Professor Ed Watkins (University of Exeter)

For a full list of past C2:AD seminars, please click here.

Forvie Site, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, CB2 0QQ

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