Tuesday 5 June 2018
The Hearts and Minds course, chaired by Rhona Riley, Lecturer, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, is designed to allow you refresh and practice your ECG skills and use them in practical scenarios. You will also receive an update on the cardiac effects of psychotropic medication and cardiac medication that many of our patients are currently prescribed.
Novotel Leeds Centre
4 Whitehall Quay, Leeds LS1 4HR
There are spaces available onsite, first come first serve, £8 for the day.
Thursday 21 June 2018
Tuesday 10 July 2018
The outcome of your comment on a person’s fitness to be interviewed and fitness to plead will greatly impact the Criminal Justice Process, and you may be asked to justify your findings in court.
Thursday 12 July 2018
This one-day refresher course is accredited by the North of England Approvals Panel as a refresher course for Approved Clinicians and is valid for those attending from other parts of England.
Wednesday 18 July 2018 to Friday 20 July 2018
Thursday 20 September 2018
Part of our 'Mental Health Law' series of continuing professional development events; presented by the Andrew Sims Centre’s established Mental Health Law multi-professional training team.
Tuesday 25 September 2018
Delivered by Paul Blenkiron a consultant psychiatrist with a special interest in CBT and 15 years’ experience of integrating CBT into everyday practice this course is suitable for psychiatrists and other mental health professionals, including nurses, psychologists and GPs. This workshop focuses on using CBT with adults.
The Met Hotel
King Street, Leeds, LS1 2HQ
Tuesday 9 October 2018
Plain English & Report Writing is designed especially for mental health professionals, but suitable for support staff through to consultants and beyond. It’s a great refresher on how to write clearly and concisely with your target audience in mind. This can reduce mistakes, save time and promote more straight forward communication.
Thursday 11 October 2018
This course will provide an overview of dementia in younger people, including clinical features, use of investigations including genetic testing, and the post-diagnostic needs of people affected by young-onset dementia (YOD) as pa-tients or carers.
The day aims to improve delegates confidence in assessing younger people with cognitive symptoms, more appropriate use of investigations, better understanding of genetic issues in YOD, greater understanding of the post-diagnostic needs of people living with YOD and how to meet these.
Thursday 18 October 2018 to Friday 19 October 2018
This course is designed for doctors who wish to apply for Section 12 approval in England. It is not appropriate for those planning to work as a Section 12 Approved doctor in Wales. This course has been accredited by the North of England Approvals Panel (NEAP) for practitioners requiring approval for the first time under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act and is valid for those attending from other parts of England.