London-wide CYP mental health Masterclass
This half-day Maudsley Masterclass will be of interest to all clinical and some non-clinical staff seeking to improve their knowledge and skills in working with children, young people, and families at the interface between physical and mental health needs.
The course will discuss the overlap between physical and mental health and some of the key challenges faced by clinical teams. Some of the topics covered include treatment compliance, behavioural issues, risk management, and school refusal. We will also look at staff wellbeing needs while working in this environment.
The course is delivered online in an interactive manner, using knowledge-sharing with experts, case vignettes, discussion of video material, and facilitated conversations. Consolidation of learning will be supported through learning material available pre- and post-course.
The content of the course has been developed with the help of experts by experience (patients and carers).
- Describe the overlap between physical and mental health and wider determinants of health and well-being
- Recognise common mental health comorbidity with ongoing health needs in children and young people
- Identify signs of mental health needs in children and young people presenting in health settings
- Formulate basic management plans, including signposting and referrals as appropriate
- Recognise staff mental health needs in health settings including impact of stigma and the importance of staff’s own wellbeing.
This course It is suitable for clinicians involved in the management of young people with physical and mental health co-morbidity in the general hospital setting.
Please chose from one of the below dates if you fit the above eligibility criteria.
01.02.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
08.02.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
15.02.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
22.02.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
25.02.2022 -9:00 – 13:00
04.03.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
11.03.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
18.03.2022 - 9:00 – 13:00
If you are a service lead or professional working in eating disorders, please contact LondonMHAcademy@slam.nhs.uk.
Discounted rates are available for group bookings. Please contact us for more information. Maudsley Learning has a full range of courses to meet the needs of your organisation. Most can be delivered to you flexibly and tailored to your requirements.
We are able to offer custom-made programs, whether digital or face to face, to meet the education and training needs of your organisation in the UK or internationally.
We value research and knowledge-sharing and will continue to contribute to the literature base on mental health education, addressing important research questions in this exciting field.