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Mental health clinical Q&A

Mental health clinical Q&A

Format

Knowledge

Time to Complete

0.25 hours

Published

January 6, 2017

Updated

January 13, 2017
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Programme Description

Lecturer in primary care mental health and GP Dr Ian Walton, describes his role and answers questions on management of mental health conditions in primary care, including assessment and prescribing.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Understand the value of pursuing an interest in mental health
  • Be aware of the role of mental health services embedded in primary care
  • Understand more about prescribing in patients with mental health problems
  • Appreciate why early intervention is important
  • Author

    Activity author
    Dr Ian Walton
    Lecturer in primary care mental health and GP
    Staffordshire University
    UK

    Instructions

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (0.25 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs. This activity is offered at no cost.

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