Mental health awareness and the general hospital

Course information
Date
Locations
This course will be taking place online
Length and time
9AM - 5PM
Cost
£0.00
Course information
Date
Locations
This course will be taking place online
Length and time
9AM - 5PM
Cost
£0.00
In partnership with
About the course

This is a course funded by King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (KCH) as part of a package of projects to improve the mental health crisis pathway within its acute trust settings.

This course is purposely designed for all KCH hospital trust staff working in both clinical and non-clinical roles who are likely to work with individuals who present with co-morbid mental and physical health conditions. Participants will be involved in a day of classroom-based theory focused and highly interactive style of learning. There will be a series of videos and cases scenarios covering a broad range of mental health conditions that commonly present in acute hospital, followed by detailed discussions and mini teaching sessions.

The course is aimed at equipping participants with the knowledge for identification of challenging co-morbid mental health presentations in the general hospital and providing practical skills for its management, including the use of existing legal frameworks.

Learning Objectives

Understand the inter-phase between mental health and physical health

Understand and acknowledge the importance of mental health in the general hospital settings Understand the identification of Commonly occurring co-morbid mental health conditions and its management
Understand why there are systemic barriers to better care of individual with Mental health challenges Identify and start to develop a range of practical mental health management skills Understand the legal frameworks that are used in the management of Individuals with mental health challenges
Understand the role of the mental health Liaison service within the acute trust settings    

Course schedule

Target audience
All KCH staff groups
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