We are please pleased to announce 14 internationally renowed speakers, for keynotes and focused communications.

Please click here to download the Preliminary Programme of the EAMHID Congress 2017.


Johan De Groef (BE) Critical Factors to Promote Mental Health in ID: Looking for a Coherent and Inclusive Approach. Against Fragmentation and Splitting at Different Organisational Level (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720; Translation Flagge Frankreich36361106allemagne png)

Randi Hagerman (USA) From molecular studies to targeted treatments in Fragile X syndrome (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720; Translation Flagge Frankreich36361106allemagne png)

Chris Oliver (UK) Challenging behaviour: Individual difference matters (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720; Translation Flagge Frankreich36361106allemagne png)

Régine Scelles (FR) The disabled child: the desire to know and learning with one's peers (L’enfant avec handicap : désir de savoir et apprentissages avec les pairs) (Language Flagge Frankreich; Translation united kingdom 162452 960 72036361106allemagne png)


Nigel Beail (UK) Psychotherapy in supporting people with ID: new advances from research and clinical practice (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720; Translation Flagge Frankreich)

Marco Bertelli (IT) 
Mental Health and Quality of Life in neurodevelopmental disorders (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720 )

Nick Bouras (UK) Mental Health and Intellectual Disability: History and Concepts towards Evidence-Based Practices (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720

Dieter Ferring (LU) - Elke Murdock (LU)  Enlarging the frame: Issues of inclusion and mental health in an ageing society (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720 )

Emmanuelle Jouet (FR) Challenges of Partnerships between Patients and Healthcare Professionals (Les défis du partenariat entre les patients et les professionnels de santé) (Language Flagge Frankreich; Translation united kingdom 162452 960 720)

Brigitte Lueger-Schuster (AT) Trauma and traumatic sequelae in people with Intellectual disabilities (Language 36361106allemagne png; Translation united kingdom 162452 960 720)

Jane McCarthy (UK) Autism and offending: Towards an Evidence-Based Approach (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720; Translation 36361106allemagne png)

Michael Seidel (DE) 
Mental health for people with ID - A challenge between human rights and scientific progress (Psychische Gesundheit für Menschen mit intellektueller Beeinträchtigung - eine Herausforderung zwischen Menschenrechten und wissenschaftlichem Fortschritt) (Language 36361106allemagne png; Translation united kingdom 162452 960 720)

David Simo (ES) Exploring Problem Behaviour Exhibited by Children and Young Adults: Prevalence, Risk Markers and Antecedent Events Associated With Its Occurrence (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720)

Gérard Zribi (FR) Desinstitution and Inclusion... a real misunderstanding ? (Désinstitution et inclusion... un vrai malentendu?) (Language Flagge Frankreich; Translation united kingdom 162452 960 720)


Barbara Paggi (IT) 
Cooperation Models Among the Public Health Sector and School System: Inclusion of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (Language 36361106allemagne png)

Richard Hastings (UK) Mental Health of Children with ID : a mainstream policy issue!   (Language united kingdom 162452 960 720 )