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Conference Programme -and it looks amazing!
July 19

Check out the 2019 Conference Programme - it'll blow your socks off

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LPS update
May 19

Members of our Black Belt Advocacy programme have been sent an update about the latest LPS progress. This fact packed briefing summarises all key changes

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NEW!!!
Webinar Calendar
July 19

new calendar now available.  The Wednesday Webinar are free for ALL KMT learners and BBA members

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Conference Speakers announced
May 19

We are delighted to confirm 20 incredible speakers will be addressing at the 2019 conference in October at the NEC.  There is so many we want you to bring the team!

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Wonderful Wednesday Webinar
Jan 19

The webinar series have proved a bit hit - so we are now establishing our Wonderful Wednesday Webinar at 2.00pm 

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Mental Health Act Review
- our letter
Dec 18

Following the 2018 Conference we held a special interest group to explore issues being considered within the Mental Health Act Review. 

 

Read our letter here

Webinars
Starting this October
Oct 18

Our calender of webinars (free to BBA members and qualification learner is now available)

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"Entitlement. Is it a bad thing?
Check out BBA
Sept 18

This months black belt advocacy offering explores entitlement and whether this is the bad thing we assume it is.  ​ For more information on joining black belt advocacy

New black belt advocacy material
Aug 18

We are delighted to publish interview footage with Dr Karen Newbigging who explores why mental health advocacy is so important and what future challenges await

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New black belt advocacy material
Aug 18

We are delighted to publish interview footage with Dr Karen Newbigging who explores why mental health advocacy is so important and what future challenges await

for more information on joining black belt advocacy

FREE!!!
Action Learning Sets now available
July 18

Action Learning Sets are a modern approach to developing reflective problem solving skills.  We are delighted to offer these free webinar sessions to KMT learners and Black Belt Members.

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Privacy Policy
available
June 18

New Privacy Policy is now available which explains what data we collect, what we do with it and why - and how we promote your rights

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Full list of  conference speakers now available
June 18

The exciting and inspiring list of speakers and workshop facilitators is now available.

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We have produced new guidance for IMCA report writing available exclusively for BBA members.   

IMCA report writing- new guidance 
June 18

Don't miss out on our latest video content.  Check out our you tube channel and subscribe to make sure you are the first to receive latest content (its free!)

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June 18

Kate is delighted to support and speak at regional commissioners event in Manchester which is looking at issues and best practice when commissioning advocacy.

Supporting Manchester Commissioners event
May 18

Following concerns that people are just not accessing advocacy, our theme for this months BBA is accessibility. Check out latest videos or take up membership

Is accessibility
the #1 problem for the sector?
May 18

More incredible speakers have been added to our list of inspiring talks, including Sam Sly, STOMP, Prof Rosie Harding and Jane Dalrymple

Conference speakers 
Mar 18

We have launched our 'tips from practice' series starting with this gem from an experienced IMCA DoLS legend

Check out the short video for some inspiration

First BBA practice video now available
Feb 18

The new black belt advocacy website is launched!  Packed with useful resources and easy to access training support, we hope you like our new look.

New website now available
Feb 18

Happy New Year!  We have big plans for 2018 including a new way of delivering qualifications so they are even better than ever plus a new membership option to access ongoing support

New plans for 2018
Jan 18

Did you know we have a popular and active You Tube channel?

Its free to subscribe  and will give you first access to the latest videos  

Subscribe to free KMT You Tube channel 
Jan 18

We are delighted to welcome Michael King Local Government Ombudsman to the 2018 conference.   We look forward to exploring the role advocates can play in accessing complaints

Michael King to address Conference
Dec 17

We are delighted to confirm Dr Lucy Series will address the 2018 conference.  Lucy is deeply respected for her thoughtful and insightful commentary on all things MCA related.

Lucy Series to address Conference
Nov 17