Modules in progress and coming next

Last updated: 01/09/2016

 

Coming soon:

 

  • Diagnosing bipolar depression
  • Catatonia: a guide for clinicians
  • Boundary violations and sexual exploitation: recognition, avoidance and management 
  • Culture and mental health


 

Modules in development:

 

Addictions

 

 

Child and adolescence
  • Adoption and fostering
  • Complex trauma
  • Factitious/induced illness in children
  • Report writing in criminal cases involving young people
  • Self-harm in adolescents
  • The treatment of ADHD in children

  • Tourettes & tic disorders: assessment and treatment

 

Cultural diversity
  • Cultural factors in psychosis
  • Culture and leadership 
  • Culture and mental health
  • When taking medication may be a sin 
  • Writing psychiatric reports in the context of asylum and immigration

 

Eating disorders
  • Eating disorders: risk factors and clinical management
  • Managing weight gain
  • MARSIPAN
  • Severe and enduring eating disorders

 

Ethics
  • Abuse of the doctor-patient relationship

  • Boundary violations and sexual exploitation: recognition, avoidance and management

 

Forensic
 
  • Coping with a coroner's inquest: a psychiatrist's guide
  • Forensic risk assessment of violence
  • Prison transfers and the MHA
  • Report writing in criminal cases involving young people
  • Short-term risk assessment
  • Writing court reports 

 

General and community
  • Autism and severe mental disorder in the adult population
  • Catatonia: a guide for clinicians
  • Cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia
  • Culture and mental health  
  • Diagnosing bipolar depression
  • Family therapy in schizophrenia  
  • Getting psychiatric patients into employment 

  • Identification and treatment of health anxiety
  • Occupational psychiatry
  • Organisational mental health
  • Personality disorder and families
  • Pharmacological approaches to bipolar depression
  • Philosophy of psychiatry
  • Physical conditions that can be mimicked by psychiatric conditions
  • Psychological aspects of burns injuries
  • Short-term risk assessment
  • Sports psychiatry
  • The care of transgender people 
  • The mechanisms of action of antipsychotic drugs
  • Treatment-resistant schizophrenia
  • When taking medication may be a sin  

 

Intellectual disability
  • ADHD and psychiatric comorbidity
  • Aspergers in adults: diagnosis and management
  • Developmental disabilities and offending behaviour
  • Forensic aspects of intellectual disability

 

IT informatics
 

 

 

Legal
  • Consent to treatment
  • Detention in hospital
  • Presenting in court
  • Prison transfers and the MHA

  • Writing court reports 

 

Liaison
  • Metabolic syndrome and psychosis
  • Neuroimaging pertinent to liaison psychiatry

  • Physical conditions that can be mimicked by psychiatric conditions

  • Psychological aspects of burns injuries

 

Medical management/Good clinical care and practice
  • Advance decision-making in Scotland

  • After suicide - caring for bereaved people and supporting professional caregivers

  • Basic interpretation of blood results in psychiatry

  • Confidentiality and the needs of carers for information
  • Consent to treatment
  • Consultant development
  • CPD between the colleges
  • Culture and leadership  
  • Detention in hospital
  • Evidence-based mental health
  • Leadership and management series: Growing as a medical leader
  • Physical conditions that can be mimicked by psychiatric conditions
  • Practical application of neuroimaging in clinical psychiatry
  • Values-based practice

 

Neuropsychiatry
  • Fronto temporal dementia (FTD)
  • Neuroimaging pertinent to liaison psychiatry  
  • Neuropsychiatry of movement disorders
  • Non-epileptic seizures
  • Personality disorder and families
  • Psychogeneic non-epileptic attacks
  • Subcortical dementias 
  • Tourettes & tic disorders: assessment and treatment
  • Violence risk assessment in neuropsychiatric disorders

 

Old age
  • Elder abuse
  • Fronto temporal dementia (FTD)
  • Subcortical dementias

 

Perinatal
  • Adoption and fostering
  • Infanticide
  • Safeguarding children in perinatal mental health  
  • The assessment and management of postnatal depression

 

Pharmacological
  • Coming off medication
  • Comparative effectiveness of antipsychotic medication
  • Dangerous drug interactions that every psychologist should know 
  • Pharmacological approaches to bipolar depression
  • Rapid tranquillisation in children and adolescents
  • The mechanisms of action of antipsychotic drugs
  • Treatment-resistant schizophrenia

 

Psychotherapy
  • Compassion-focused therapy
  • Family therapy

  • Mindfulness – an introduction
  • Solution-focused brief therapy

 

Quality and safety

 

  • History of quality improvement in healthcare

 

Rehabilitation and social
  • Getting psychiatric patients into employment
  • Rehabilitation in psychiatry: basic concepts
  • The UK and international perspectives on the development of recovery-based services and practitioners

 

Spirituality
  • Mindfulness  – an introduction
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy

 

Teaching, training and assessment
  • Competency based training in external peer review
  • Consultant development
  • CPD across the colleges  
  • How to conduct literature searches
  • Running a workshop
  • Strengthened appraisals for psychiatrists

 

Working with patients and carers
  • Boundary violations and sexual exploitation: recognition, avoidance and management
  • Interpersonal dynamics and multidisciplinary teamwork
  • Using information with patients in a clinical setting 

 

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