• By Dartington SRU
  • Posted on Monday 11th June, 2012

Parenting: A Public Health Issue

strong>Parenting: A Public Health Issue2 July 2012, 9.00am - 4.30pmAmerican Express Community Stadium, BrightonBrighton & Hove City Council's Parenting Team is pleased to announce a conference on parenting as a public health issue featuring international experts from the fields of parenting and public health.Evidence based parenting programmes have proven their effectiveness in improving the health and educational outcomes for our children, now and into the future. This conference sets out the case for taking parenting support to the whole population.Key SpeakersRenowned experts in parenting and children's mental wellbeing:Prof. Matt Sanders, University of QueenslandProf. Lynn McDonald, Families and Schools TogetherProf. Robin Banerjee, Developmental Psychology, University of SussexPublic Health leaders:Dr. Linda de Caestecker, Director of Public Health, GlasgowDr. Tom Scanlon, Director of Public Health, Brighton & HoveBookingFor biographies of speakers and to book your place using the online booking form, please visit: http://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/index.cfm?request=c1263014For more information email: pph.conference@brighton-hove.gov.uk or call (01273) 294 471.Conference Fees:National Delegate Rate: £95Local Delegate Rate: £35There are limited free places for professionals working in Brighton & Hove. If you would like a free place please call the Parenting Team to discuss it.Please Note: If you are allocated a free place and fail to attend there will be a charge of £35.

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