Develop and update your knowledge and skills whilst ensuring that your continuing professional and personal development needs are met.
One day workshop
School of Community Health and Midwifery
No Partner College
Thursday 16 June 2016 (9am - 4pm)
This course is aimed at counsellors, psychotherapists and practitioners of psychological therapy.
Health anxiety is a psychological disorder characterised by a low threshold for becoming alarmed about health and/or a preoccupation with having or acquiring a serious illness. With excessive health care utilisation, health anxiety is a social concern both from a public health, and cost-effectiveness perspective. To date, cognitive therapies are the most effective forms of treatment for this disorder.
Main aims of the workshop:
Who should attend?
Counsellors, psychotherapists and practitioners of psychological therapy.
Robin Bailey is a cognitive behavioural therapist and senior lecturer in psychological therapies at UCLan. He regularly presents at international conferences and has published widely on the subject of health anxiety. He is currently involved in a number of health anxiety research studies collaborating with teams in the University of Manchester (Adrian Wells) and the University of Trondheim in Norway.
By the end of the workshop you will:
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.
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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