Book Events

Essentials: Endocrinology and the Mind

The session will cover the common shared problems and conditions between Mental Health Services and Endocrinology

Treating Medically Unexplained Symptoms with Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy

This one-day workshop will provide an overview of the theoretical framework of ISTDP and a review of the current evidence base. The unique elements of ISTDP will be highlighted, including: the emphasis on the somatic experience of emotions in the here and now; monitoring unconscious signaling of anxiety in the body; and an active approach to maladaptive defence mechanisms.

Essentials: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME

CFS/ME is a condition which harbours more opinions than facts. Misunderstandings about the condition continue to prevent patients from being able to access appropriate care. The NICE guidelines of 2007 are in the process of being revised. Research is leading to advancements in our understanding of the mechanisms which underlay the symptoms of CFS/ME and may also give clues to the causes of fatigue in other conditions

Masterclass: Brain Injury in Mental Health Services

Significant number of people with brain injury presents to mainstream mental health services including emergency setting, community care, inpatient and forensic setting. Their presentations can be at times challenging to manage, difficult to understand, and appropriate assessment and interventions may not be easily accessible. Better understanding and awareness among clinicians can help to improve the management of these patients and help access appropriate interventions.

Student Mental Health

Delegates will build their confidence to understand what mental health in young people can look like, what to say to be supportive and show compassion, how to be of practical support, whilst also learning about how best to look after their own mental health and wellbeing in challenging times

Section 12 Induction

to 20 Nov 2020

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

Time Management

A one day interactive workshop designed to develop efficient and effective use of the only finite resource, time.

Essentials: Transgender Healthcare

Transgender Healthcare is an important and growing field of practise. This workshop will provide an introduction and core knowledge of transgender healthcare for those working outside of the field.

MaRSiPAN: Anorexia Nervosa Management

Management of Really Sick Patients with Anorexia Nervosa: What you Need to Know