GPs and healthcare professionals are welcome to attend our upcoming webinar on psychosis, taking place on 8 November.
This is the final instalment of the 2023 GP Webinar Series from our team here in St Patrick's Mental Health Services (SPMHS).
Understanding psychosis from a psychological perspective will be presented by Dr Conal Twomey, Senior Clinical Psychologist, SPMHS and Adjunct Associate Professor (UCD), and Tara Deehan, Senior Counselling Psychologist, SPMHS.
This hour-long webinar will explore:
- Psychological lens of experiences of psychosis using the compassion-focused therapy (CFT) model
- CFT as a group intervention and what’s involved in SPMHS’ Compassion-focused Therapy for Psychosis (CFT-P) programme
- Building a compassionate mindset in managing experiences of psychosis
- Research exploring service users’ preferences for group interventions
- Referring to CFT-P.
The webinar will take place from 7.30pm to 8.30pm on 8 November. Register here now.
GPs can submit their questions in advance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or during the webinar using the question and answer function on Zoom.
Continuous Professional Development (CPD) will be sought for this event. Points available will be confirmed closer to the time of the event.
See more on compassion-focused programmes
The CFT programme helps participants find new ways of understanding their difficulties and develop another way of relating to themselves.Find out more