Seminars and events

Seminars and events

C2:AD host a number of seminars and events throughout the year which cover a variety of fields.  These events are open to anyone who wishes to attend. This includes mental health professionals, researchers, students, service-users and carers.

Unless otherwise stated, the venue for all events will be 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

Date Speaker Topic
 6th April

Peter Kinderman

( University of Liverpool)

A manifesto for psychological health and wellbeing
4th May 

Tamsin Ford

(University of Exeter)

 School exclusion and child mental health.

1st June 

Christine Purdon

(University of Waterloo)

Topic:  Anxiety

Title TBC

21st September


 Jill Newby

UNSW Sydney

(The University of New South Wales)


 Integrating ICBT into practice. 


2nd November     

Rachel Hiller

(University of Bath) 

                Improving how we understand and support the mental                                 health needs of looked after children:

                      Evidence from the C-CATS research project.


Past events (2017)

December 2017: Child trauma and post traumatic stress disorder: the role of socio-contextual factors. Sarah Halligan (University of Bath)

March 2018: The cognitive neuroscience of antidepressant drug action. Catherine Harmer  (University of Oxford).

February 2018: Adapting DBT for those with frequent bipolar mood swings. Kim Wright (University   of Exeter).

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

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