Early Intervention & Prevention in Children's Mental Health - (EPiC - MH)

This one-day inter-professional simulation training course aims to support front line, primary care staff in the identification & management of mental illness and promotion of mental wellbeing in young people.

 

Date: 11th September 2019

Location: Lambeth Hospital, Landor road. London.

SW9 9NT

About The Event:

Course Outline

 

This one-day inter-professional simulation training course aims to support front line, primary care staff in the identification & management of mental illness and promotion of mental wellbeing in young people.

Through case presentations, simulation scenarios and reflection, it aims to guide participants in the identification of common mental health difficulties and build confidence in managing challenging situations. It will explore some of the benefits and challenges of working with young people’s families and support systems and help professionals reflect on how best to work alongside support networks to enhance clinical care and promote well-being and recovery.

Learning objectives


After completing this course those attending will:

  • feel more knowledgeable in the identification of mental illness.
  • feel more comfortable in how to manage and respond to emotional distress and high risk situations.
  • have an understanding of the connections between physical and mental health
  • demonstrate awareness of the challenges and benefits that can arise when working with families and networks
  • feel confident working with families collaboratively to improve the health and wellbeing of the child.





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