Wed, 15 Nov|
Snowcat Cinema, Penarth Pier
Talk: My Deployment to Afghanistan - Neil Kitchiner
Neil Kitchiner talks about his time in Afghanistan with the army's 203 Welsh Field Hospital
Time & Location
15 Nov 2023, 19:00 – 21:00
Snowcat Cinema, Penarth Pier, 4 The Esplanade, Penarth CF64 3AU, UK
About the Event
Neil is a PCS Committee Member and coordinates the Friends of St. Joseph’s Park subgroup.
In his professional capacity he is Director and Consultant Clinical Lead at Veterans’ NHS Wales, an NHS Wales out-patient service that provides assessment and treatment for ex-military personnel with service-related mental health problems.
The presentation will include a brief overview of Veterans’ NHS Wales first 13 years, before describing Neil’s deployment whilst serving in the Reserves with 203 (Welsh) Field Hospital between Oct 2013 and Jan 2014, on Operation Herrick 19a to Afghanistan and his role within the army led Field Mental Health Team.
Neil will finish with brief description of the research he has been involved in as part of Cardiff University, Traumatic Stress Research Group which has tested novel psychological intervention for the treatment of PTSD.
TICKETS & EVENT DETAILS
Presentation will last two hours,
Members £4.00, non members £7.00. we need to charge for entry to cover the hiring cost of the cinema.
There will be a bar on site, run by the Penarth Pier Pavillion.
PCS Member Ticket £4
A Ticket for Members of The Penarth Civic Society. Cost of ticket to be paid on the door, Cash/Card/NFC.£0.00Sale ended
Non PCS Member £7
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