Psychopharmacology update and psychological skills for treating schizophrenia
This Psychosis Symposium will be run in collaboration with the Maudsley National Psychosis Service and provide an update on the latest evidence and strategies for the management of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. World-renowned experts from the National Psychosis Service, Maudsley Pharmacy, and Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience will come together to share their knowledge as researchers and clinicians during a highly interactive and practical day of learning. Participants will develop their skills and confidence in providing care to patients with complex psychotic illnesses and have the opportunity to ask the experts about their most challenging clinical scenarios. This course is primarily aimed at Psychiatry Higher Trainees. This course will be held in person and lunch/tea/coffee provided.
At the end of this course, learners will be able to:
- Understand the latest hypotheses and evidence behind the aetiology of schizophrenia.
- Optimise treatment of people with schizophrenia utilizing the latest evidence and practice in psychopharmacology.
- Use skills from evidence-based psychological interventions in your interactions with patients with psychosis.
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.