28 June - 28 June 2018
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Introduction to Identifying and Managing Mental Illness

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by Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust
Free

Introduction to Identifying and Managing Mental Illness for Non-Medical Primary Care Staff

Audience:

Non-medical primary care staff including admin, nursing and other allied health professionals

 

Main Topics

Topics covered will include de-escalation techniques for agitated patients, risk assessment including deliberate self- harm and suicidal behaviour, cognitive impairment, capacity and safeguarding issues and a basic grounding in common psychiatric presentations.

 

Intended Learning Outcomes

It is intended that by the end of the course participants will:

  • Have a basic working knowledge around common mental health presentations, including low mood, anxiety, cognitive impairment, and psychosis, substance misuse.
  • Be able to undertake a basic psychiatric risk assessment
  • Develop improved skills and confidence in communication with patients with psychiatric disorder
  • Have increased awareness of community and emergency resources to signpost patients
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When

From 28 June at 12:00 pm
to 28 June at 4:30 pm

Where

St Ann's Hospital: The HUB for Medical Education
London N15 3TH, UK

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Audience

Healthcare Professionals, Staff

Tag

Training

Event Organiser

Organiser

Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

Phone

020 8702 3000

Email

beh-tr.communications@nhs.net

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