An Introduction to Psychosocial Approaches in Mental Health Short Course

An Introduction to Psychosocial Approaches in Mental Health Short Course


This workshop aims to provide practitioners with knowledge and awareness in relation to engagement, assessment, formulation and psychosocial interventions for people with severe and enduring mental health problems i.e. psychosis / Schizophrenia / Bipolar Disorder

Entry and Admissions

AWARD TYPE: Short Course

LEVEL:Short Course / CPD

STUDY MODE: Part time

DELIVERY METHOD: Campus

COURSE LENGTH: Full day

SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston

START DATE: 24th January 2020 - 09:00 - 16:00

Entry Requirements:

Staff working in community / in-patient / residential settings, with people with severe and enduring mental health problems. 

Maximum number of participants: 20

Course Content

By the end of the workshops participants will:

- Have an awareness of the importance of engagement with people with severe and enduring mental health problems
- Have an awareness of assessment processes with people with severe and enduring mental health problems
- Have an awareness of the range of formulation models available
- Have an awareness of appropriate interventions in relation to hallucinations / delusions / negative symptoms etc

Learning Environment & Assessment

Attendance without examination

Academic Expertise

Facilitators

Alison Elliott
Tracey Kearns

Both Alison and Tracey are experienced Mental Health nurses, and both have experience of delivering psychosocial interventions in both community and in-patient settings, and for the past five years have been running UCLan's PSI programmes.

Fees & Funding

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 892440
Email: SFFTeam@uclan.ac.uk
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

WORKSHOP COST: £90

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

How to Apply

Book your place via our Online Application System.

If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us: email healthcpd@uclan.ac.uk or call 01772 893836

About UCLan

Course Enquiries

University of Central Lancashire,
Preston,
PR1 2HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk