Psychiatric Care

Psychiatric Care


Who is this course aimed at?

For those caring for people who may need psychiatric care

Course Aims

To be able to provide effective psychiatric care for your service users

Learning Outcomes

  • Be aware of the legislation underpinning psychiatric care
  • Understand what is meant by capacity
  • Recognise the signs that may trigger a capacity assessment
  • Be aware of the people who may be involved in the decision
  • Understand how the assault cycle progresses
  • Know ways to deescalate situations
  • Be aware of how medication is used to sedate aggressive service users
  • Understand how aggressive service users are safely restrained
  • Understand ways to look after your own mental health, and the mental health of others at work

Course available as

Face to Face
Course Length: 3 Hours

Contact Us

For more information, or to book any of our courses, please contact us on 01706 375578