Revisiting our skills in
assessment of self-harm & suicide: Helping people in
||Tuesday 17 July 2018
||09:45 - 16:30
||RCPsych, 21 Prescot Street, London E1
||Six points, subject to peer group review
This course builds on the work carried out by
STORM over many
years, but has been specifically tailored to the needs of
psychiatrists and would be suitable for experienced practitioners
as well as young psychiatrists and Foundation doctors
Before you book your place
please read the college cancellation
Alternatively you can book by
returning a completed copy of the registration
What the course will
In this one-day training course you will
review and discuss how we assess and manage people who are at risk
of suicide and self-harm with particular emphasis on how we achieve
empathic engagement with people who are presenting with complex
mental health problems.
You will address:
- Engaging patients and service users who are at risk- the
key communication skills
- Skills and strategies to use in assessment and
- How to use video-feedback sensitively and effectively
to teach these skills and strategies routinely to our trainees
You will learn through a range of
approaches including brief talks, discussion, role-play and video
feedback. You will work with real clinical case studies that you
and your peers bring along on the day.
A final programme for this course will be
View the latest programme.
Please note that you will need to book your
own accommodation for this event. There are many hotels to suit a
range of budgets a short walk or bus journey from
the College. Here are the best ways to find them:
You may find discounted rates available on
these hotels using price comparison sites such as Late Rooms and DHR.
Venue and travel
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.
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.