Let’s talk about sex….women and their mental health

Start Date : December 8, 2017
End Date : December 8, 2017
Time : 9:00 am to5:00 pm

Phone : 020 3701 2605
Email : catherine.ayres@rcpsych.ac.uk

Location :
America Square Conference Centre, 1 America Square, 17 Crosswall, London, EC3N 2LB, United Kingdom



This year’s conference is uncompromising in its examination of the role of societal expectations of female sexuality in the development of mental health problems in women. To this end there will be discussion of the prevalence of mental health problems in women; the relationship of these to sexual abuse and exploitation; the role of pornography and the exponential growth of cosmetic surgical procedures in women. 


Programme includes:

Epidemiology of women’s mental health and relationship with sexual abuse and exploitation - Professor Kathryn Abel 

Sexualisation of women and pornography - Heather Brunskell-Evans

Pornography and it's effect on Women's Mental Health - Dr Neetu Johnson 

Cosmetic surgery and its benefits or otherwise to women’s mental health - Ms. Mary O’Brien, Consultant Plastic and Hand Surgeon

Sexual rights in women - Elana Covshoff 

Psychotropic medication and the impact on women’s sexual functioning - Shubulade Smith  

Panel discussion– Women’s mental health will only improve when the media stop propagating unrealistic images of “Barbie doll” females. 


Standard fee: GBP 195

Non-member fee: GBP 250

Subsidised fee: GBP 110

Speakers: Kathryn Abel, Heather Brunskell-Evans, Neetu Johnson, Mary O’Brien, Elana Covshoff, Shubalade Smith

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Royal College of Psychiatrists

Event Categories: Health & Nutrition.

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