‘There is no way to be a perfect mother, and a million ways to be a good one’ Jill Churchill

Research

Maternal OCD has been involved in a variety of OCD research studies and can also recruit participants for these studies. More information to follow.

Latest service delivery

Maria and Diana deliver their stories and learning points to a broad range of audiences, most recently this has included: 

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists – International Women’s Day

Royal College of Psychiatrists – training delivery

IAPTs services across the country

Hertfordshire Perinatal Day

NSUN – safeguarding presentation

Students across various fields eg midwifery, mental health 

Previous events include:

30/31 Jan 2014        4th International WHO-CC meeting

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Service users and mental health professionals

Venue: Lille, France


10 Feb 2014     Netmums

Speakers: Maria Bavetta and Diana Wilson

Open to: In-house Netmums team (parent supporters)

Venue: Basingstoke


14 Feb 2014    IAPTS

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Trainee therapists

Venue: Surrey University


4 Mar 2014     Kings College London 

Speakers: Dr Anne Perry and Diana Wilson

Open to: Student midwives

Venue: London


14 April 2014    IAPTS 

Speakers: Dr Elizabeth Forrester and Diana Wilson

Open to: Therapists

Venue: Tunbridge Wells 

 

19 May 2014     Approved Mental Healthcare Practitioners 

Speakers: Dr Liz Forrester and Diana Wilson

Open to: Social Services

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19th September 2013 - THE MARCE SOCIETY FOR PERINATAL MENTAL HEALTH; Showcasing Maternal OCD

Venue: Atheneum Club, Pall Mall

10th October - WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY - HERTFORDSHIRE PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST RECOVERY CONFERENCE 

Speaker: Maria Bavetta

Open to: NHS trust staff, Third sector organisations & Service users

Venue: Stevenage, Hertfordshire 

12th October - OCD ACTION 'Better together support group facilitator day'

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: OCD support group facilitators 

Venue: Birmingham

15th October - LONDON PERINATAL MENTAL HEALTH NETWORK LAUNCH

Details tbc.

21st October - NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: 3rd year Psychology students 

Venue: Nottingham Trent University 

8th November 2013 - CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PSYCHIATRY SOCIETY 

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Doctors and Medical students

Venue: Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

20th November 2013 - PERINATAL PSYCHIATRY CONFERENCE; ROYAL COLLEGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS

Speaker: Maria Bavetta 

Open to: Psychiatrists

Venue: Manchester Conference Centre 

1 MAY 2013 - ST BARTHOLOMEW’S HOSPITAL CPD DAY

Speaker: Maria Bavetta

Open to: Consultant Psychiatrists

Venue: St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London

10 APRIL 2013 - KING’S COLLEGE LONDON

Speakers: Dr Elizabeth Forrester, Maria Bavetta and Diana Wilson

Open to: 2nd year Undergraduates training in midwifery/lecturers

Venue: KCL

11 MARCH 2013 - SURREY UNIVERSITY

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Psychology Students

Venue: Surrey University, Guildford

8 MARCH 2013 - LETCHWORTH COUNSELLING CENTRE

Speakers: Maria Bavetta and Diana Wilson

Open to: Therapists

Venue: Letchworth, Hertfordshire

1 FEBRUARY 2013 - EAST SUSSEX APPROVED MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS

Speakers: Dr Stephanie Fitzgerald, Maria Bavetta and Diana Wilson

Open to: Social Workers

Venue: Eastbourne, East Sussex

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20 DECEMBER 2012 - HERTS COMMUNITY NHS

Speaker: Maria Bavetta

Open to: Midwives and Health Visitors and South Herts

Venue: Ware, Hertfordshire

 17 OCTOBER 2012  - MAIDSTONE MOTHER AND BABY MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Therapists and Mental Health workers

Venue: Maidstone, Kent

 24 SEPT 2012 - ENFIELD PCT

Speaker: Maria Bavetta

Open to: Health Visitors

Venue: Enfield, Greater London

29 MAY 2012 - MILL HILL HEALTH VISITORS

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Health Visitors

Venue: Edenbridge, Kent

 19 MARCH 2012 - READING UNIVERSITY

Speaker: Diana Wilson

Open to: Psychology Students

Venue: Reading University, Berkshire

 9 JAN 2012 - FEGANS TRAINING DAY/LAUNCH OF MATERNAL OCD

Speakers: Dr Anne Perry, Dr Derek Blincow, Daren Lee, Maria Bavetta and Diana Wilson

Open to: Therapists, Midwives and Health Visitors

Venue: Tunbridge Wells, Kent

DATE TO BE CONFIRMED THE PRIORY. PERINATAL OCD SEMINAR

Speakers: Dr Fiona Challacombe, Maria Bavetta              Chair – Dr Anne Perry

Open to: GPs, Therapists and Mental Health workers

Venue: The Priory, Ticehurst House, East Sussex