Bolts from the Blue 2: Supported Ed with Veterans presented by Amy Wilson and Meghan Ahern

Amy Wilson, Meghan Ahern and Donna Crossman at Bedford VAMC have been using a vocational recovery approach - specifically Supported Education - to assist veterans experiencing psychosis to return to their education. Amy and Meghan presented on the two key paths that have been created for veterans with psychosis to access Supported Education. The first … Continue reading Bolts from the Blue 2: Supported Ed with Veterans presented by Amy Wilson and Meghan Ahern

Bolts from the blue presentation by David Erickson at the Boston iFEVR Meeting

An important part of the iFEVR/iphYs meeting are the bolts from the blue presentations. These are 5 minute presentations consisting of one title slide and two content slides. They allow the rest of the community to hear about new innovations in practice, research that might not be widely known, or adaptations that have had to … Continue reading Bolts from the blue presentation by David Erickson at the Boston iFEVR Meeting

Presentation by Cristián Mena from the ProITP program in Santiago Chile at the Boston iFEVR Meeting

The theme of the iFEVR/iphYs meeting was New Frontiers, and for IPS in early intervention South America is a new geographical frontier. Cristián Mena from the Early Intervention in Psychosis Program (ProITP) in Santiago, Chile gave a presentation on behalf of his colleagues describing the implementation of IPS in the Chilean context. A PDF of … Continue reading Presentation by Cristián Mena from the ProITP program in Santiago Chile at the Boston iFEVR Meeting

Call for Bolts from the Blue for iFEVR meeting in Boston, October 2018

Dear Colleagues We are pleased to announce: The 5th International Symposium on Promoting Recovery of Young People with Mental Illness: iFEVR and iPhYs Joint Meeting in Boston, USA on Thursday October 11, 2018 (following the conclusion of the IEPA main conference meeting).   As at our last meeting in Milan, we would like to invite abstracts for our … Continue reading Call for Bolts from the Blue for iFEVR meeting in Boston, October 2018