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Launch Event – Saturday 20th October 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
‘Identity and Belonging; it’s not so Black and White’
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, London, Islington

Thank you to all the delegates, speakers and sponsors that helped make the conference such a successful and fantastic event. It was sponsored by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), The British Psychological Society – Division of Counselling Psychology and supported by the Muslim Counsellor and Psychotherapist Network (MCAPN). It was a sold-out event that bought together some inspiring and incredible speakers.

‘Thank you very much for the conference and brilliant array of speakers’

‘Each speaker was captivating! Completely!’

‘Very valuable and felt very validating, comfortable, like a feeling of belonging’

‘Absolutely brilliant! So much to reflect on’

‘It was great to network with different professionals from different cultures and values’

‘BME Voices has been effective in creating a platform for exploring the challenges of BAME voices. Absolutely fabulous day’

‘Well done. Can’t wait for the next! Excellent organisation’

‘Well done! Here’s to many more years of doing this valuable work’

BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018
BME Voices Talk Mental Health Inaugural Conference 2018

The speakers included

Dr Patrick Vernon OBE, Social Commentator and Windrush Campaigner
Myira Khan, Founder of the Muslim Counsellor and Psychotherapist Network
Dr Erica Mapule McInnis, Chartered Clinical Psychologist
Faisal Mahmood, Senior Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy, Newman University, Birmingham
Dr Dwight Turner, Senior Lecturer, University of Brighton
Dr Yetunde Ade-Serrano, BPS Chartered and HCPC Registered Practitioner Counselling Psychologist