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Liaison Mental Health Care - Msc CPPD

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Course overview

The overall aim of the module is to provide an inter-professional course which develops and/or enhances the knowledge and skills of those working or planning to work in the field of Liaison Health Care.

Content outline

*  Models of liaison care and team working
*  Introduction to literature critique
* Current practice & care of the client with severe mental illness
*  Risk assessment & management of deliberate self-harm & suicide
*  Risk assessment & management of violence & aggression
*  Liaison mental health care in relation to older adults
*  Liaison mental health care in relation to the child & adolescent
*  Liaison mental health care in relation to the antenatal & postnatal care
*  Legislation and liaison mental health care including capacity and consent
*  Liaison mental health care in relation to mental health & physical illness
*  Liaison mental health in relation to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
*  Liaison mental health in relation to substance misuse
*  Evaluating liaison mental health care


Module Dates:

12th, 19th, 26th October; 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th November; 7th December 2017

Eligibility

Eligibility

Prerequisite knowledge

Non EEA students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.

English requirements

For those students whose first language is not English one of the following qualifications 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.

Module leaders

  • Sarah Campbell

    Sarah Campbell initially trained as a registered mental health nurse and specialised in Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service working and gaining further clinical professional training within the NHS for over two decades.

    Sarah Campbell initially trained as a registered mental health nurse and specialised in Child & Adolescent Mental ...