Mental Disorder Treatment – Safe and Therapeutic Culture
This course is aimed at practitioners who specialise in mental health law and tribunal work and will provide a useful introduction, or refresher, regarding the definition of mental disorder within the Mental Health Act 1983, as amended. It will also offer an overview of the safe and therapeutic culture and responses to adult disturbed behaviour.
During this bite size session, lecturer Steph Barber will discuss the importance of assessment for each individual and will examine primary, secondary and tertiary strategies for disturbed behaviour. The purpose and use of restrictive intervention reduction programmes will also be considered.
This course will provide an invaluable insight or reminder for those in practice. This course will also assist practitioners, irrespective of their specialist area of law, demonstrate an understanding of mental health issues, required under SRA guidelines.
Please note, this session will concentrate on the issues in so far as they relate to those aged 18 and over; Special considerations apply to under 16’s which are not covered during this webinar.
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