Masterclass: Understanding and Working with Dissociation & Dissociative Disorders
Friday 10th September 2021Virtual Event via Zoom
12.15pm Login, 12.30pm Start and 4.30pm Close
The two half days, led by Dr Melanie Temple Consultant Psychiatrist & Psychotherapist, will look to provide the background clinical knowledge to support understanding of dissociation, how it might present and the assessment, diagnosis and management approaches of the dissociative disorders. Risk assessment and management including considerations around use of the MHA will be covered. Clinicians will additionally be provided with a selection of general strategies for use in the general setting as well as treatment approaches for referral. Co-production and presentation with patient experts bringing the richness of their knowledge & experience alongside the clinician perspective.
After attending this course delegates will be able to…
- Understand dissociation and dissociative disorders including DID
- Know how to assess for dissociative disorders
- Understand general approaches and how to use these in a non-specialist setting