Acute , intensive and emergency psychiatric care
About the course: The Acute, Intensive and Emergency Psychiatric Care module is for anyone working in the area of psychiatry (inpatient, psychiatric intensive care, home treatment teams, liaison psychiatry, or prisons) who wants to further their knowledge and practical skills.
It is a blended course, delivered partly on-line and partly by four days of face to face teaching by experts in the fields of mental health nursing, psychiatry, pharmacology, and mental health law. Discussion and sharing of experiences and knowledge are encouraged during these sessions.
The course topics include:
Mental health law
Examination of the course contents is by a 3000 word essay, if successful candidates receive 15 credits at post-graduate level. Students are supported through this assessment by a mentor.
Date: Monday 23rd – Thursday 26th March 2020