19-21 Sept 2018

10th Steering Committee Meeting - Wiesbaden, Germany

6-8 Feb 2018

5th General Assembly and 9th Steering Committee Meeting - Rotterdam, The Netherlands

20-22 Sept 2017

8th Steering Committee Meeting – Ghent, Belgium

3 Aug 2017 

MILESTONE's experts explain the project in this video!

8 - 10 Feb 2017

4th General Assembly and 7th Steering Committee meeting - University of Warwick, UK

21 -23 Sept 2016

6th Steering Committee meeting - Rotterdam, The Netherlands

July 2016

Ensuring NICE guidance is plain, clear, and easy to understand
Thoughts on the importance of keeping NICE guidance clear and unambiguous
from Swaran Singh, professor of psychiatry.

July 2016

ZEIT online on transition and the MILESTONE project
Spitzname Psycho
Borderline, Schizophrenie, ADHS – schon Jugendliche haben häufig psychische Probleme.
Sie brauchen spezielle Therapien. Doch an diesen mangelt es, kritisieren Psychiater.

June 2016

MILESTONE wins Service User Involvement Award
The MILESTONE project won this year’s joint MQ & CRN Mental Health Service User
Involvement Award. The award recognises the invaluable contribution of the
MILESTONE Young Project Advisors, Leanne, Amanda, Charlotte, Jude and Anna,
who have played a crucial role in informing the project design and the day-to-day
running of the study.

MQ is a charity working to transform mental health through research.
CEO of MQ, Cynthia Joyce, and representatives from the NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN),
Jozella Mearhart and Carly Craddock, organised a celebratory lunch at the Studio
in Birmingham on 16th June attended by Chief Investigator Swaran Singh,
members of the MILESTONE team and Young Project Advisers Leanne and Amanda.

27-30 June 2016

Royal College of Psychiatrists - International Congress 2016
Transition across Europe: Mapping current structures, policies and practices in over
20 European countries in the MILESTONE study

Dr. Giovanni de Girolamo, Head of Epidemiological Psychiatry,
St John of God Clinical Research Centre, Brescia, Italy

May 2016

MILESTONE researchers meet Luciana Berger, Shadow Minister for Mental Health,
to discuss the issues around transition from CAMHS services in the UK. Luciana is keen
to support initiatives that address mental health issues in the UK, such as the gap
between services for young people and adults.

From left to right: Ms Priya Tah (Research Associate, University of Warwick), Dr Cathy Street
(Service user consultant MILESTONE), Luciana Berger, Amanda Tuffrey (Young Project Advisor MILESTONE),
Dr Paramala Santosh (King's College London)

April 2016

Professor Patrick McGorry (MILESTONE SCEAB member) on transition (ESCAP Geneva 2017)

In an exclusive interview for ESCAP Online professor Patrick McGorry (Australia) - MILESTONE SCEAB
member takes an activist point of view on the access of young people to mental health services —
he observes “a massive double standard between mental illness and somatic illness.” Specifically
in their transition from youth to adulthood, adolescents with mental health problems often meet
the care system at its weakest. Professor McGorry will present a keynote lecture at the
ESCAP 2017 Geneva Congress. Read the Patrick McGorry interview and view the Transition video.

12-15 March 2016

24th European Congress of Psychiatry - Madrid, Spain
Workshop: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Europe:
The Current Scenario and the Future Prospects
Chair: Swaran P. Singh, Speakers: Giovanni de Girolamo, Swaran Singh, Fiona McNicholas, Parmala Santosh

Feb 2016

NICE Guidance: Transition from children's to adults' services for young people using
health or social care services

Link to Guidance

Feb 2016

Santé Théâtre Warwick: What is psychosis? Find out about the much stigmatised condition from
two professional psychiatrists: Professor Swaran Singh (Warwick University)
and Dr. Matthew Broome. 2016

Feb 2016

Santé Théâtre Warwick: Documentary on the making of the play CRACKED

17-19 Feb 2016

3rd General Assembly and 5th Steering Committee meeting - Dublin, Ireland

21-23 Sept 2015

4th Steering Committee meeting- Split, Croatia

Nov 2015

4th Royal College of Psychiatrists Awards 2015: Paramala Santosh's clinical team (KCL)
won the Royal College of Psychiatrists "Team of the Year Award 2015 -
children and adolescents"
Read more

4-6 Feb 2015

2nd General Assembly and 3rd Steering Committee meeting - Brussels, Belgium

16-18 Dec 2014

European Conference on
“Youth Mental Health: from the Continuity of Psychopathology to the Continuity of Care”
– San Servolo, Italy

13-14 Sept 2014

2nd Steering Committee meeting- Madrid, Spain

12-13 Sept 2014

Consultation meeting WP1 - Madrid, Spain

16 June 2014

„For a transition without breakdown” - Montpellier, France

5-7 Feb 2014

Kick-off Meeting - Windsor, UK