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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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