Neuropsychiatry in a day
This one-day course will cover the latest research and skills for assessing and treating a variety of neuropsychiatric disorders including head injury, neuroinflammatory conditions, memory disorders, functional disorders and more.
Conditions at the interface between neurology and psychiatry present particular challenges to clinicians. Led by experienced clinicians and established academics and with a focus on best clinical practice, the course is informed by current research findings relevant to diagnosis, management and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders.
- The basics of neuropsychiatry including the history & epidemiology
- Psychiatric complications of neurological disorders
- Epilepsy and movement disorders
- Brain injury
- Functional neurological disorders
- Psychological therapies
- The role of the multidisciplinary team
- A patient’s perspective.
|Describe common psychiatric complications of neurological disorders||Recognize and assess the signs and symptoms of most common neuropsychiatric disorders, including functional disorders||Recommend appropriate diagnostic tools and investigations|
|Recognise and avoid common diagnostic and treatment pitfalls||Confidently formulate a neuropsychiatric diagnosis||Identify relevant clinical pathways for investigation and management of neuropsychiatric disorders|
Schedule for the day:
09:30 – 10:00 Dr Sotiris Posporelis: Introduction
10:00 – 11:15 Dr Paul Shotbolt: Movement Disorders
11:15 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30 Dr Tom Pollak: Encephalitis
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:30 Dr Tim Segal: Epilepsy
14:30 – 15:30 Dr Nick Medford: Brain Injury15:30 – 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 – 17:00 Dr Tim Nicholson: Functional Neurological Disorders
Contact us for bulk booking discounts on group bookings of more than 5.
We are able to offer custom-made programs, whether digital or face to face, to meet the education and training needs of your organisation in the UK or internationally. We would welcome the opportunity to discuss your requirements and develop a proposal.
Let our team complete a full Training Needs Analysis for a department, directorate, or the whole hospital! We can work to complete this ourselves or work collaboratively with your own staff. Our standard outcome measures assess learner progress and produce a full report looking at wider impact of training using a range of tested assessment methodologies.