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Innovations in Early Intervention in Psychosis

Start Date:
Wednesday, 7 September, 2016
End Date:
Wednesday, 7 September, 2016 4:00pm
Speciality:
Psychiatry
Website:
http://www.iapt-nnf.co.uk/Home/ViewEvent/38

What is it about? This interactive, one-day training workshop offers you the chance to get to grips with the service innovations that the successful and innovative North Staffs Early Intervention in Psychosis service has introduced to improve care. You'll also get practical advice on how to meet the NICE national waiting time standards for first episode psychosis.Why should you attend? Launched in 2015, NICE's Quality Standard on Psychosis and Schizophrenia introduced new national waiting time standards for first episode psychosis, recommending that there should be no longer than two weeks between referral and the start of treatment in an Early Intervention service.

Led by the successful and innovative North Staffs Early Intervention in Psychosis team, this interactive workshop offers you the opportunity to learn the practical strategies, tools and techniques you need to meet this standard, and to get top tips on innovating and improving quality in your service.Key learning outcomes Learn from the experiences of the workshop leader: successfully meet the two week referral to treatment standard in your serviceHear about innovative projects that are making a difference in North Staffs: improve the quality of care for your patients and their familiesFind out how you can introduce a dual diagnosis and recovery plan for psychosis with co-existing substance misuseOvercome the barriers to implementing family and social support work: learn from how one successful team has done just thatThis interactive workshop will be led by Simon Wilson, Clinical Lead for the Early Intervention in Psychosis Service at North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare plus members of the team.Simon Wilson, Clinical Lead for the Early Intervention in Psychosis Service, North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare

Location

Holiday Inn - Manchester - City Centre,
25 Aytoun Street,
Manchester,
M1 3DT

Organizer Details

Conference organized by SBK: Leading Events in Healthcare

SBK Healthcare is the leading provider of service delivery conferences, seminars and workshops for managers, nurses and clinicians working in the NHS.

Address:
10 Churchill Square, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent. ME19 4YU
Phone:
01732 897788
Email:
nichola.cadwallader@sbk-healthcare.co.uk

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