Female Mental Health - BME Perspectives

Female Mental Health - BME Perspectives

Sunday 20 January 2019

Female Mental Health - BME Perspectives

Peterborough, United Kingdom


Venue or Event Address

Holiday Inn Peterborough West

The Lantern Initiative presents: Female mental health - BME Perspectives & Afternoon Tea.


Join us for an afternoon of discourse, Spoken Word poetry and Afternoon Tea.


Sunday 20th January 2019

2-4.30pm

Holiday Inn Peterborough West

Thorpe Wood

Peterborough

PE3 6SG


*Perceptions and attitudes towards female mental health in BME communities.


*Prevalence of Postnatal depression and isolation in BME women.


*Stigma, shame and cultural barriers to recovery.


*Impact of faith-centred therapy and implications on recovery rates. 


Our Speakers:


Rahmanara Chowdhury - Psychologist, Author and PhD Researcher.


Sukeina Ravji - Integrative Psychotherapist.


Malika - Spoken Word Artist.


Afternoon Tea will consist of a selection of handmade sandwiches, traditional fruit scones with jam and clotted cream, a selection of cakes and a selection of refillable teas. Please notify of us of any dietary requirements at least 48 hours in advance. 


This event is open to all females over 13.


Tickets: £25 (Proceeds will go to The Lantern Initiative community project fund)


Booking link: https://bme-femalementalhealth.eventbrite.com


Kindly sponsored by Medialogix and Peterborough Women’s Association.


For direct bookings, enquiries or to notify us about dietary requirements please contact Safura Houghton on 07821574475.