CPHVA One Day Conference - Postnatal Depression & Maternal Mental Health

19th June 2003


Albert Persaud, Senior Polity Advisor, Department of Health

'Inside/Outside' - Improving black and ethnic minority mental health in England


Joan McFarlane, Nurse Consultant & Dr.Mari Downs, Clinical Psychologist, Asylum Seeker/Refugee Health

The mental health challenges for asylum seeking women, developing and delivering culturally sensitive support


Dr Cecil Helman, author of 'Culture, Health and Illness' 4th ed.

Health beliefs and behaviour : How cultural are they?


Abi Sobowale, Health Visitor, Team Leader, Sheffield South West PCT

Resources for promoting and discussing mental and social health with mothers from Urdu, Bengali, Arabic, Somali and Chinese communities