Evidence-based Psychosocial Interventions in Mental Health CPPD
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This module is designed to provide mental health practitioners, managers and researchers with the ability to identify, understand and critically appraise the key evidence for the use of a range of psychosocial interventions aimed at improving the mental health outcomes of people with severe mental illness/distress and/or substance use problems.
The module will include:
- Critical exploration of the evidence for establishing and maintaining therapeutic relationships
- The use of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT)
- Case management and personalisation
- Family work/interventions
- Medication management
- Motivational interviewing
- Recovery approaches across mental health service environments.
Students may select to explore other particular interventions of interest where appropriate.
10th, 17th, 24th, 31st May; 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th June 2018
Overseas students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.
- A current professional registration with a relevant professional/statutory body or equivalent
- At least one years' relevant clinical experience as a health or social care practitioner
- A satisfactory academic reference and a satisfactory clinical reference.
For those students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is also required:
- IELTS: 7.0
Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.