Mental health awareness and the general hospital
This course is meticulously crafted for hospital trust staff engaged in both clinical and non-clinical roles, particularly those anticipated to collaborate with individuals exhibiting co-morbid mental and physical health conditions. Participants will immerse themselves in a comprehensive, day-long, classroom-based learning experience characterised by a concentrated focus on theory and a highly interactive style.
The instructional content encompasses a variety of videos and case scenarios addressing a broad spectrum of mental health conditions commonly encountered in acute hospital settings. Subsequent to the presentation of these materials, the course entails in-depth discussions and mini teaching sessions to enhance understanding. The primary goal of the course is to empower participants with the knowledge necessary for identifying challenging co-morbid mental health presentations within the general hospital context. Furthermore, it aims to furnish practical skills for effective management, emphasizing the utilisation of existing legal frameworks.
- Comprehend the interplay between mental health and physical health.
- Recognise and appreciate the significance of mental health in general hospital settings.
- Identify commonly occurring co-morbid mental health conditions and gain insight into their management.
- Understand the systemic barriers that impede optimal care for individuals facing mental health challenges.
- Initiate the development of practical skills for managing mental health.
- Grasp the legal frameworks employed in the management of individuals with mental health challenges.
- Explore the role of the mental health Liaison service within acute trust settings.
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.