Brain Health, Mental Health & Spiritual Health

12 May 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Weston Room
A picture of a woman holding her head in her hands

As part of the Cathedral's Science Week 2017 we will be hosting a study day open to all looking at the subject of 'Brain Health, Mental Health & Spiritual Health'.

The event is free but we invite a donation of at least £5 on the day to support the work of the MQ Mental Health Charity. The day will include talks from Judith Pratt, Research Professor at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, and Canon Angela Tilby, Author and Broadcaster.

Booking is essential. For more information and to reserve a place please contact Lesley Lofts on 01603 882338 or

Programme for the day

  • 10.00: Arrival
  • 10.30: Worship
  • 10.45: A day in the life of a brain – Judith Pratt
  • 11.30: Break
  • 11.45: The brain and mental health – Judith Pratt
  • 13.00: Lunch (please bring your own – drinks available)
  • 14.00: Healthy brain, healthy society – Angela Tilby
  • 15.00: Break
  • 15.15: Final plenary - A holistic approach to mental health 
  • 15.45: Prayer 
  • 16.00: End