This talk addresses the topic of adolescent mental health from a developmental perspective.
The session will cover the common shared problems and conditions between Mental Health Services and Endocrinology
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
This three-day course will train you in the use of the Autism Diagnostic Interview (ADI-R).
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).
Spirituality is now recognised as an important issue in psychiatry, albeit with continuing debate around the issues that it raises for good practice. Increasing numbers of research papers show that is is generally a positive factor, protecting against morbidity, and promoting recovery.
This workshop is suitable for professionals who wish to learn more about a cognitive behavioural approach to menopause management.
Led by Dr Paul Bernard, the session will cover the following areas: mindfulness; a cognitive theory of depressive relapse; the origins and development of MBCT; regional and national perspectives.
Management of Really Sick Patients with Anorexia Nervosa: What you Need to Know