Mental Health Skills & Conflict Management Simulation Study Day 

Who Should Attend:

This is a one day study day, accredited through the North West Simulation Education Network (NWSEN), developed for clinicians working in either the acute or community setting.

The study day is aimed at Medical Staff, Registered Nurses, Matrons, Health Care Assistants and Allied Health Professionals who may support patients with mental and physical health problems.

 What Will I Learn:

The aim of the study day is for clinicians to develop skills in the assessment of patients with acute mental health problems and /or dementia. The day will enable staff to gain a better understanding of the skills required to manage challenging behaviour, including conflict resolution, breakaway and de-escalation techniques. The day will include a range of learning methods for example, clinical simulation, role play and classroom-based teaching. 

Course Content / Learning Outcomes:

  • To enable clinicians to demonstrate an understanding of a range of mental health conditions affecting people in the health care setting
  • To encourage  clinicians  to develop skills to facilitate the assessment and management of common mental health problems, including the confused/agitated patient, the distressed/depressed patient, the patient with medically unexplained symptoms, the substance misusing patient and managing conflict.
  • To provide clinicians with a better understanding of what legal duties and powers health practitioners have in relation to restraint and the mental capacity act
  • To support clinicians to improve their confidence and communication skills when supporting patients with mental health conditions

 How much will the course cost: £40 per delegate

 How long will the course take: 1 day (09.00 - 16.00)

 Training Dates and Venues:

 

DATE

LOCATION & ROOM

START & END TIME

29 April 2020

Clinical & Professional Development Centre,

Undercroft Building, Macclesfield District General Hospital,                            Victoria Road,                    Macclesfield, SK103BL

     09:00 - 16:00

 

17 June 2020

Clinical & Professional Development Centre,

Undercroft Building, Macclesfield District General Hospital,                            Victoria Road                      Macclesfield SK10 3BL

    09:00 – 16:00

17 September 2020

Clinical & Professional Development Centre,

Undercroft Building, Macclesfield District General Hospital,                            Victoria Road,                    Macclesfield. SK10 3BL

     09:00 - 16:00

12 November 2020

Clinical & Professional Development Centre,

Undercroft Building, Macclesfield District General Hospital,                            Victoria Road,                    Macclesfield. SK10 3BL

 

      09:00 - 16:00
 

 

 

 To book contact the Professional Practice Team at ecn-tr.professionalpracticeteam@nhs.net