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Occupational Mental Health 2017

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Dates of Event
15th November 2017 – 17th November 2017
Last Booking Date for this Event
8th November 2017
Description

This short course is aimed at training occupational health practitioners who want to understand more about the assessment and management of workers with a range of mental health problems and psychological issues, ranging from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Substance Abuse, Depression, through to Stress and Personality Disorders. 

Learning Objectives Topics covered throughout the course include:

• Background and overview - what is 'mental health' and how does it affect us in the workplace?

• Legislation and regulations

• Exposure - psychosocial hazards and other contributing factors

• Acute and long-term effects of mental health issues

• Management of workers - surveillance, assessment and guidance

http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/facilities/mds-cpd/events/Occupational-Mental-Health.aspx