Teaching and training
Lisa and Imogen have experience in devising and delivering training to health and social care staff. This ranges from brief presentations within a themed study day to 3 day workshops devised to enhance the psychological knowledge and skills of a staff team. Recent workshops have included the following:
How do mental health services conceptualise mental health problems: a 1 day workshop for a team of interpersonal abuse workers.
Using psychological methods when working with people with chronic health problems: a 3 day training programme covering models of mental health and psychological distress, CBT and motivational interviewing for nurses, occupational and physiotherapists and support workers.
Mental health disorders and psychological distress – using the medical model and attachment theory to increase understanding of the needs of clients with multiple problems: a 2 day workshop for a multi-disciplinary service for troubled families.
Motivational interviewing to assist in person-centred planning: a 1.5 day workshop for nurses working with clients with chronic health problems.
The psychology of birth trauma: a presentation for midwives outlining PTSD and the psychological impact of perineal trauma.