Working Conference on Compassion
    From Thursday 01 October 2015
    To Friday 02 October 2015


    Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK

    This workshop will be held in the birthplace of Charles Darwin to offer the opportunity and forums to share ideas and learning around compassion, to debate and build bridges, to identify questions that require exploration and to form new alliances with leading experts and thinkers in the field of compassion.

    There will be a range of workshops and opportunities for debate with international experts across the field of compassion including

    Keynote Speakers
    Karen Armstrong - Author, TED prize winner
    Ruth Padel - Poet and Author, Great-great-granddaughter of Charles Darwin

    Speakers and Workshop Leads

    John Ballatt – Co-Author “Intelligent Kindness”
    Keith Barrow – Leader, Shropshire Council (tbc)
    Joan Brown-Campbell – Chair, Charter for Compassion, USA
    Clare Gerada – Past-Chair, Royal College of General Practice
    Paul Gilbert – Professor of Clinical Psychology, University of Derby
    Mohamed Keshavjee – Scholar and Author
    Tori McClure – President, Spalding University, USA
    Mervyn Morris – Professor, Community Mental Health, Birmingham City University
    Patrick Pietroni – Director, CPTPC University of Chester
    Rod Thomson – Public Health Director, Shropshire

    Conference Co-Directors
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Professor Paul Gilbert

    For bookings go to Theatre Severn or phone +44 (0)1743 281281
    For further details contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or phone +44 (0)1743 34173

    Location Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK
    Before 1 May 2015 - One day = £150.00 / Two days = £250.00

    From 1 May 2015 - One day = £175.00 / Two days = £300.00
    Concessions available/CPD Points available on request
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