MSc CAMHS Simulation

Course information
Date
14 March
Level
Introductory
Locations
ORTUS Conferencing and Events Venue, 82-96 Grove Lane, London, SE5 8SN
Length and time
09 am - 05 pm
Cost
£0.00
Course information
Date
14 March
Level
Introductory
Locations
ORTUS Conferencing and Events Venue, 82-96 Grove Lane, London, SE5 8SN
Length and time
09 am - 05 pm
Cost
£0.00
About the course

This full-day course is aimed at multiprofessionals working with young people who are currently enrolled in the MSc in Child and Adolescent Mental Health at King's College London. Specifically, it will focus on the assessment and classification of mental illness, and preventive steps to ensure good mental well-being. The course will explore the role of the young person’s family and support network in mental health and well-being, as well as examining the challenges and benefits of collaborating with their support network.

Participants will engage in a series of simulated scenarios using actors, followed by an in-depth debriefing session. This allows participants to enhance their skills and knowledge (both technical and non-technical) and learn constructively from their experience.

Course Aims
  • Be able to identify the steps in the assessment and classification of mental illness in younger people.
  • Feel confident in identifying and responding to signs of mental illness in younger people.
  • Feel confident in instigating appropriate interventions when faced with risk.
  • Have an improved understanding of connections between physical and mental health.
  • Have improved confidence, knowledge, and skills in working with patients' families and networks.

Learning objectives
  • To enhance knowledge of the assessment and classification of mental illness in younger people:
  • To be able to identify and respond to signs of poor mental health.
  • To recognize the necessity for risk assessment and the steps in safeguarding.
  • To reflect on the challenges and benefits of working with service users' families and networks and develop effective approaches to collaboration with this group.

Course schedule

14/03/2024
Target audience
Students currently enrolled in the MSc in Child and Adolescent Mental Health at King's College London.
Locations
Upcoming date
Length and time
ORTUS Conferencing and Events Venue, 82-96 Grove Lane, London, SE5 8SN
14/03/2024 09:00-17:00
8 hours
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