Develop and update your knowledge and skills whilst ensuring that your continuing professional and personal development needs are met.
1 day workshop
School of Community Health and Midwifery
No Partner College
Thursday 2 June 2016 (9am - 4pm)
This course is aimed at practice nurses, health visitors, school nurses, midwives, youth workers, GPs, student support workers, occupational health therapists, general nurses, pharmacists.
This workshop is aimed at practitioners working in primary care whose patients may be presenting with common mental health problems. The workshop will provide you with an overview of depression and anxiety related illnesses and equip you with some basic skills to ascertain problem statements, identify and manage risk and use recognised routine outcome measures to support referral on to appropriate mental health services.
Who should attend?
Practice nurses, health visitors, school nurses, midwives, youth workers, GPs, student support workers, occupational health therapists, general nurses, pharmacists.
Susan Ramsdale is a senior lecturer in counselling and psychotherapy at UCLan. She is a registered mental health nurse with significant clinical experience in a range of settings.
At the end of the workshop you will be able to:
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You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
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