Hospital visit to Sct. Hans, Roskilde
Sunday May 12, 2019, from 11.30 to 16.00
This hospital visit will bring us by bus to Roskilde and Mental Health Center Sct. Hans; the Capitol Region of Denmark’s primary treatment facility for forensic-psychiatric patients and patients with dual diagnosis. At Sct. Hans, where the great gardens surrounding the hospital will have just turned green, we will be presented to the hospital and the open workshop Maskine Maskine by Ph.D., senior researcher and head of the Competence Center for Forensic Psychiatry, Jette Møllerhøj, and the schizo artist and workshop leader Nikolaj Brie Petersen.
A light meal will be served, and afterwards, upstairs in the old hospital church and surrounded by his paintings, the internationally renowned pianist, professor emeritus and mental health ambassador, Carsten Dahl, will perform one of his rare solo piano concerts while giving us his views on art and mental health.
Nikolaj Brie Petersen and recovery mentor, mag.art. Søren Dixen have arranged the trip and it will last approximately 4 hours. The visit is free, but pre-registration is necessary.
Mental Health Center Glostrup
Sunday May 12, 2019, from 12.00 to 14.00
The center is located on five different addresses in the western part of Greater Copenhagen. The center treats patients from 9 municipalities with a total of 314.489 citizens, and has approx. 750 employees including approx 200 nurses. The center has 15 wards with a total of 190 beds including a psychiatric emergency department and three forensic psychiatry units. The center also has 15 outpatient clinics and a large research department.
See more information here: https://www.psykiatri-regionh.dk/centre-og-social-tilbud/Psykiatriske-centre/Psykiatrisk-Center-Glostrup/Sider/default.aspx
Sunday May 12, 2019, from 12.30 to 14.30
Study visit to KABS treatment facility for individuals with dual diagnoses. https://kabs.dk/
KABS is one of Denmark`s biggest treatment-facilities for individuals with a substance abuse. KABS has five specialized department of which one is located in Hvidovre and offers replacement-treatment /substitution-treatment and prescribed heroine. About 250 individuals are inscribed/enrolled in treatment of whom about 40 have prescribed heroine twice a day, 365 days a year. Emphasis is plages on individual treatment, which is carried out by an interdisciplinary high-performing teams.