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Wonderful support for our CIC

We have had very fruitful meetings with Business Wales who are a wonderful support for our CIC and are confident that we have all the right credentials to be a successful company! We have also had fantastic support from Trevor Vanstone Director of Perspectives HR, who has developed our policies and protocols. As we continue […]

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eCourse – Man Up or Man Down Updates

We are updating the Man Up or Man Down eCourse, and adding a few features. It has to be ‘transported to another system’ to ensure our security and copyright.  It will take several weeks but should be ready by the end of September. Watch this space…

Dr Catherine Monk, Professor of Medical Psychology

Last week I was interviewed by Dr Catherine Monk, Professor of Medical Psychology, New York USA. Dr Monk wanted to capture my journey in perinatal mental health thoughts about the Marcé Society and my term as President of the International Marcé Society. The interview lasted 30 mins but I am sure we could have talked […]

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WHO cite the Hanwill Model!

The Hanwill Model that both Mark and Jane devised has been cited by the World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre and Evidence Based Public Health Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health as well as being used in The Brockington MBU and other centres.   Details here

Afternoon concerts hosted by Jennie Muskett

It was such a delight to meet up with Jenny again. She presented one of the keynote speeches at the 2014 Marcé Conference in Swansea, because of her interest in lullabies and their influence on the unborn infant. The lyrics, tune and tone of the lullabies helped to explore the concerns of pregnant mothers who […]

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The International Marcé Society Special Interest Fathers’ Group The White Paper – ‘Expanding the international conversation with fathers’ mental health: Toward an era of inclusion in perinatal research’

Our White Paper has been submitted! I am privileged to be a part of the group which is led by Dr Sheehan Fisher, to include, Dr Richard Fletcher, Professor Barbara Figueiredo, Dr Craig Garfield, Dr Daniel Singley, Dr Paul Ramchandani and Dr Jesus Gomez. One of the longer discussions we had was about the title! […]

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The International Marcé Society Conference Organising Committee

I have been invited to join the Organising Committee for the 41st International Biennial Scientific Conference which will be held from 19th – 21st September, 2022 in London hosted by Prof Louise Howard.  It will be an exciting time working with suggestions from clinicians and practitioners from around the world.