Minding the gaps: managing transitions from CAMHS to adult services

Course information
Level
Introductory
Locations
This course will be taking place online
Course information
Level
Introductory
Locations
This course will be taking place online
About the course

A one-day simulation training focusing on the factors impacting patients who transition from child to adult mental health services. (Please note this course is only suitable for health professionals working in south-east London). 

An inter-professional simulation course which uses clinical scenarios to explore how human factors impact on the transition of young patients moving from Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) to Adult Mental Health Service (AMHS).

This course is aimed at all hospital and community mental health professionals working in both Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) and Adult Mental Health Service (AMHS). These include consultants and trainees doctors, mental health nurses (community and ward), psychologists, occupational therapists, social workers and health care assistants.

Participants will be involved in a series of simulated scenarios using actors. Debriefing models will be employed to assist participants to learn positively and constructively from the experience.

Learning objectives

 

To increase the awareness of the challenges that can arise when transferring young adults from CAHMS to AMHS and to discuss and practice strategies to overcome these To reflect on communication styles with young adults and their family To understand the role that non-technical skills (such as team working, communication and leadership) play in the management of young people transitioning from CAHMS to AMHS
To Improve confidence, knowledge and skills to safety manage patients interacting with other agencies [CAHMS, AHMS, social services, universities, youth offending team, substance misuse] To improve competence in recognising neurodevelopmental condition in adults To improve awareness of the CQC guidelines on the Transition from children to adult services

Course schedule

Target audience
Allied health professional, Assistant psychologist, Care coordinator, Clinical psychologist, Clinical support worker, Consultant – psychiatry, CT1-3 – psychiatry, FY1, FY2, FY3, GP, GPVTS, Nurse associate, Nurses, Occupational therapist, RMN, ST4-7 – non-psychiatry any, ST4-7 – psychiatry, Team Manager
Locations
Upcoming date
Length and time
This course will be taking place online
03/03/2021 09:00-16:30
7 hours
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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 would welcome the opportunity to discuss your requirements and develop a proposal.

Research

Let our team complete a full Training Needs Analysis for a department, directorate, or the whole hospital! We can work to complete this ourselves or work collaboratively with your own staff. Our standard outcome measures assess learner progress and produce a full report looking at wider impact of training using a range of tested assessment methodologies.