Mental Health
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This module has been developed to help improve your knowledge and skills regarding mental health.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this CPD module you should be able to:

  • explain the nursing role in relation to care of patients experiencing mental health challenges, in any health care setting
  • identify the legal and ethical requirements of care relating to mental health
  • identify the components and appropriate use of the mental state examination
  • describe how to conduct a suicide risk assessment
  • define and identify psychosis
  • choose appropriate strategies for managing difficult behaviours and the immediate management of mental health presentations
  • describe referral processes required for further mental health assessment using a structured approach.
Prerequisites Nil
Course dates On enrolment at your own pace
Mode of delivery Online
Course duration 4 CPD hours
Fee $121.00