Book Events

Section 12 Induction

to 22 Nov 2019

Presented by the Andrew Sims Centre’s established Mental Health Law multi-professional training team.

Risk for Sexual Violence Protocol (RSVP)

to 29 Nov 2019

Led by Dr Helen Miles, this two day course will teach you to use the Risk for Sexual Violence Protocol.

Schizophrenia: Treatment resistant Psychosis

This multi-speaker event is ran by Consultant Psychiatrists at the National Psychosis Service, a national service for treatment resistant psychosis.

Approved Clinician Induction

to 05 Dec 2019

Presented by the Andrew Sims Centre’s established Mental Health Law multi-professional training team.

Essentials: Bipolar Disorder Delayed Diagnosis

The session will explore most common reasons why it is hard to distinguish Bipolar Disorder from other mental health conditions. It will cover differences in presentation in teenagers and most common misdiagnosis (Major Depression, Borderline Personality Disorder, ADHD).

The Autism Spectrum: Understanding and Supporting Neurodiversity

This workshop focuses on enhancing autism understanding through discussion of how autistic people experience the world around them.

Psychosis in the Perinatal Period

This workshop will describe the risks for this group of women in the perinatal period, including the risk of postpartum psychosis and child safeguarding concerns.

Essentials: Epilepsy - A Clinical Update

This session will provide an overview of diagnosis and clinical management of the epilepsies, including classification, diagnostic tools, pharmacological and surgical treatment options, comorbidities, outcome prediction and contribution of new tools such as advanced neuroimaging and genetics.

Essentials: Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

Carers looking after people experiencing BPSD show greater distress and depresison than caring for any other chronic condition or dementia without BPSD. Careful assessment and investigation into BPSD enables person centred care planning.