Contemporary Issues in Forensic Mental Health - 40 credit points

Contemporary Issues in Forensic Mental Health - 40 credit points

Module Aim:

This module aims to provide registered nurses and allied health professionals with an improved knowledge base and a range of practical skills focused on risk assessment, formulation and management. Along with effective care management strategies there will be a focus on improving the identification and use of therapeutic interventions whilst working with people who have a mental disorder and present with a history or risk of criminal offending

Target Group:

Students will need to be involved in the care of individuals presenting with clinical risk areas and have access to a senior practitioner who can act as their clinical mentor

Module Code: SHG3055

Venue: Caswell Clinic Glanrhyd Hospital and Swansea University

Lecturer: Beryl Mansel and John Griffiths

Module Dates

Time:                   10.00am – 5.00 pm Tuesday

Dates:                 11th, 18th, 25th February 2020

3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st March 2020

7th, 14th, 21st, 28th April 2020                  

5th, 12th, 19th May 2020

ASD:                    7th July 2019 (essay and competencies)

Closing date for applications: 28th January 2020