International Conference of Physiotherapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health (ICPPMH) 2018
Hilton Reykjavik NordicaReykjavik, ICELAND Visit the Venue to read more
Welcome to Reykjavik – April 2018
On behalf of the Icelandic Physiotherapy Association (IPA) and the Icelandic subgroup in Mental Health, it is with great pleasure that we announce the 7th International Conference of Physiotherapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health to be held in Reykjavik, Iceland in April 2018.
This is the biannual conference of the International Organisation of Physical Therapy in Mental Health (IOPTMH), http://www.icppmh.org .
The physiotherapy profession is on the move and new knowledge is emerging everyday. The importance of holistic approach is getting clearer day by day and the integration of mental health and wellbeeing is a part of that project. All practicing physiotherapists face the fact that every person has a history, social environment and mental status. Physical and mental wellbeeing are in close connection to each other wich means that we need to build a bridge between physiotherapy in mental health and mental health in physiotherapy.
Therefore the theme of this conference is: Mental health is all physio’s business
It is our intention that this conference will increase the knowledge of mental health issues and the connection beetween mental and physical health among physiotherapists around the world.
You are all most welcome to Iceland in April 2018!
Unnur Pétursdóttir President of the IPA
Rebekka Sigrún Guðjónsdóttir Icelandic subgroup in Mental Health
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
Please note that you need to register first and finalize payment to be able to submitt your abstract.
- When you have registered and finalized payment you will get an confirmation by email with a link to the abstract submission.
- If your abstract is not submitted and you should therefore decide not to attend, you will get a refund.
All abstracts submitted before the official deadline should be answered before December 1st.
All other abstracts should be answered no later than January 15th in order for attendees to plan their trip to Iceland.
- Abstracts should be structured as follows: Background, Methods, Results, Discussion , Implications for clinical practice, Funding.
- Max. length - 400 words.
- Abstract category: Research report or Special interest report
- Preferred format: Oral or poster
- Author (s):
Abstract submission deadline 2018-01-15
Contact No.: 354 5854200
Contact No.: 354 5854200