Personality Disorders Course October 2020 - SOLD OUT

20Oct

1-day course

Location Online event
CPD 1 CPD point per hour subject to peer group approval
THIS COURSE IS NOW SOLD OUT
Personality Disorders Course October 2020 - SOLD OUT

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).

For further information, please contact:

Email: Emma.George@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Emma George

Contact number: 020 3701 2611

Event Location

Location: Online event