Maudsley masterclass

Neuropsychiatry in a day

General hospital

Course information

Upcoming Date: 2019-11-22
Upcoming Time: 09:30 - 16:30
Length: 1 Day
Cost: £199.00

About the course

Conditions at the interface between neurology and psychiatry present particular challenges to clinicians. Led by experienced clinicians and established academics, this one-day course will cover the latest research and skills for assessing and treating a variety of neuropsychiatric disorders including head injury, neuroinflammatory conditions, memory disorders, functional disorders, and more. With a focus on best clinical practice, the course is informed by current research findings relevant to diagnosis, management and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders.

This course will cover:
  • The basics of neuropsychiatry including the history & epidemiology
  • Psychiatric complications of neurological disorders
  • Epilepsy and movement disorders
  • Memory disorders
  • Brain injury
  • Functional neurological disorders
  • Encephalitis
  • Psychological therapies
  • The role of the multidisciplinary team
  • A patient’s perspective
Neuropsychiatry course
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Learning Objectives

What you will learn from taking this course:

  • Describe common psychiatric complications of neurological disorders 
  • Recognize and assess the signs and symptoms of most common neuropsychiatric disorders, including functional disorders 
  • Recommend appropriate diagnostic tools and investigations 
  • Recognise and avoid common diagnostic and treatment pitfalls  
  • Confidently formulate a neuropsychiatric diagnosis
  • Identify relevant clinical pathways for investigation and management of neuropsychiatric disorders

Course Information

Target audience

Assistant psychologist, Clinical psychologist, Consultant – non-psychiatry any, Consultant – psychiatry, CT1-3 – non-psychiatry any, CT1-3 – psychiatry, Doctors, FY1, FY2, GP, GPVTS, Nurses, Psychology student, Psychotherapist, RGN, RMN, ST4-7 – non-psychiatry any, ST4-7 – psychiatry

Lunch options

Lunch & Refreshments Provided

Length & Time
Ortus Event and Learning Centre 82-96 Grove Ln Camberwell London SE5 8SN
1 day

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