Personality Disorders Course - March 2020


1-day course

Timings 9.30 - 16.00
Location RCPsych, 21 Prescot Street , London
CPD 1 CPD point per hour subject to peer group approval
Standard Course Fee£195
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Personality Disorders Course - March 2020

Event Information

This is a one day course aimed at General Adult Psychiatrists to equip them with the resources to manage patients with personality disorders.

Learning objectives:

  • The epidemiology of personality disorder, its co-morbidity with other Axis 1 mental disorders and why it is important for the general psychiatrist.
  •  A brief note on the Theory of Personality and the various ways in which normal personality is construed.      
  • Classification of PD and why the revisions of both ICD-11 and DSM-5 are not satisfactory
  • A clinical assessment of personality disorder that makes some sense
  • Does personality disorder change and, if so, what changes? What is the long-term course of different personality disorders?
  • Are there any pharmacological or psychological treatments for Personality Disorder that really work?
  • How to bring all of this together in the consulting room.

Topics to be covered: Epidemiology, Classification, Assessment, Treatment (of personality disorder).

You can register for this event online or by completing and returning a copy of the registration form to

The event will take place at the Royal College of Psychiatrists, 21 Prescot Street, London E1 8BB. Take a look at a map and directions to help plan your journey.

The Citymapper website/app can help you plan your route within London, giving the best walking, cycling, bus and tube routes available. Use postcode E1 8BB as your destination

View our accommodation list to view a range of accommodation options within walking distance of the college. 

For further information, please contact:


Contact Name: Emma George

Contact number: 020 3701 2611

Event Location

Location: RCPsych, 21 Prescot Street , London

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