Mental Health for the Actors
SIMULATION TRAINING

This two-day course is for any professional actor, or actor in training, looking to develop an increased understanding of mental health conditions and the way in which they manifest in those suffering from them.

Time & Location

Time & Date: TBC 

Location: The Lambeth Hospital, 108 Landor Rd, London SW9 9NU, UK

 

About The Event:

Course Outline

This two-day course is for any professional actor, or actor in training, looking to develop an increased understanding of mental health conditions and the way in which they manifest in those suffering from them.

Participants will benefit from contact with individuals with long term mental health
conditions and experienced mental health professionals. Actors will get to understand
simulation training as an educational intervention and gain experience in acting in this
unique setting.

Learning objectives


After completing this course those attending will be able to:

  • Demonstrate increased knowledge of common mental health disorder symptoms.
  • Understand the structure of mental health services and current ways of working.
  • Better understand the issue of stigma in mental health.
  • Demonstrate an enhanced understanding of simulation training, including the role of human factors and structured debriefs.
  • Apply their improved knowledge in a simulated environment.





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