About the course
This one-day interactive simulation training course is open to Clinicians working in Primary Care who may be involved in the care of patients with symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and who may not have disclosed their experiences or may not be accessing appropriate support for their symptoms.
Establishing a trust-based relationship in which conversations on trauma can be facilitated is crucial for being able to identify and treat symptoms effectively. Simulation training is the ideal learning mechanism through which to address this need.
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After taking this course, participants will be able to:
- Demonstrate improved confidence, knowledge and skills in the assessment and management of trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
- Undertake a comprehensive risk assessment for patients experiencing various trauma symptoms with greater confidence.
- Demonstrate better understanding of NICE Guidelines, diagnostic criteria and comorbidities with other conditions
- Develop a greater understanding of the difference between PTSD and Complex Trauma.
- Better understand the pathways for the management of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Complex Trauma
Allied health professional, Care navigator, Clinical support worker, GP, GPVTS, Health visitor, Healthcare assistant, Manager or team leader, Nurse associate, Nurses, Nursing student, Occupational therapist, Paramedic
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The fusion of Education and the Health Service is extremely exciting and now indeed essential; I am thrilled that St Mary’s is at the forefront of this. I am truly invigorated to disseminate many nuggets of wisdom and tangible strategies gained yesterday to my entire school community.
The knowledge and skills help children in many areas e.g. friendships, learning, attitude, dealing with problems at home and school. Skills will stay with them as they progress helping them to be reflective and emotionally resilient.