APEX Acute Psychiatric Emergencies

Les prochains cours auront lieu :

  • The 15 & 16 May 2018

Objectives :
The Acute Psychiatric Emergencies (APEx) course focusses on the emergency care of patients present with acute psychological and mental health problems. The course is designed to deliver the necessary knowledge and skills to trainees in both emergency medicine and psychiatry as well as to  nursing and other allied health professionals that are involved in their care. It will allow a shared understanding of the patient’s problem and foster a common language between professionals that expedites excellent car.

Content :

Workshops and lectures :

  • Rapid tranquilisation
  • Communicating with patients
  • Structured communication with colleagues
  • Legal issues : case based discussions
  • Overdose and self-harm simulations
  • Behaving strangely simulations
  • Confusion and aggression simulations
  • Apparently drunk simulations
  • Stigma and mental health


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