THE PRACTICAL DIPLOMA IN PRIMARY CARE AND COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH

The Diploma is unique: - Designed for the already busy GP or Practitioner, feedback states that by learning practical skills and gaining confidence, their working lives are easier, as consultations are more effective. 

The course offers a choice of either classroom learning or webinars. 

• That Primary Care has the key role in supporting emotional health and wellbeing

THE COURSE RECOGNISES:

• That primary care mental health is more than just the treatment of mental illness, it has physical, psychological, social, cultural and spiritual elements.

• That mental health problems present mainly in primary care

• It teaches practical techniques that are effective in a 10-minute consultation

FEATURES OF THE COURSE INCLUDE

Shared learning

Exploration of Best practice and evidence-based theories

Application of theory to practice

You can study individual modules or complete the whole course, as accredited continuous professional development

MODULE 1

Depression, Self-harm and Suicidality, Eating Disorders Maternal Mental Health, Bereavement, Addictions 

Depression, Self-harm and Suicidality, Eating Disorders Maternal Mental Health, Bereavement, Addictions 

MODULE 2

MODULE 3

Psychosis, Bipolar and Complex Personalities

Dementia, Young People's Mental Health, Learning Disabilities. 

MODULE 4