The workshop aims to develop and update participants’ knowledge and skills whilst ensuring that continuing professional and personal development needs are met.
Short Course / CPD
One day workshop
No Partner College
Friday 11 March 2016 (9am - 12pm)
This course may be suitable for staff working in the emergency department, social care staff, and customer care staff e.g. GP receptionist, council frontline staff that may be the first point of contact when people have attempted to complete suicide or have self-harmed before a mental health professional is contacted.
Who should attend?
This workshop may be suitable for staff working in the emergency department, social care staff, and customer care staff. This includes GP receptionists, council frontline staff that may be the first point of contact when people have attempted to complete suicide or have self-harmed, before a mental health professional is contacted.
Eve Potts is a registered mental health nurse with a clinical interest in working with people who experience suicidal ideas after a career working in A&E as a liaison nurse. Prior to joining UCLan, Eve was a lead trainer for the local trust leading on suicide and self-injury training for NHS staff.
We have great links with employers including household names such as Sony, BAE Systems and Apple. We also have links with the smaller companies in the region and offer help and assistance to more than 1,000 of these – with many of our graduates staying in the region it is important we develop these relationships.
Attendee feedback from last workshop session:
‘Really interesting and helpful’
For further information contact UCLan
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
£90 (catering and car parking are not provided)
If you are interested in applying for this course, our comprehensive How to Apply pages will guide you through the process. Here at UCLan, our aim is to encourage you to develop your potential and we offer a flexible approach to admissions, which reflects our commitment to all those who would benefit from our courses.These workshops are available as part of the Service Level Agreement which UCLan has with a number of local NHS Trusts. If you wish to apply using this funding please gain the support of your line manager and complete the online application through www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk.
Alternatively, self-funding applicants please book online at www.uclan.ac.uk/healthcpdworkshops.
If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us:
email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01772 893808.