Physical Healthcare needs of the Person with a Mental Illness for Healthcare Assistants
To increase the knowledge and skills of the Health Care Assistant on the challenges of living with mental health illness and a long term chronic physical condition.
- Identify the prevalence of living with both a mental health and a long term chronic physical condition.
- Explore the main physical conditions that people with a mental illness may present within your particular care setting.
- Discuss the challenges of effective self-management in a long term chronic physical condition in your care setting.
- Explore the support networks available for individuals with a mental illness in the management of long term chronic physical conditions.
Health care assistants
Lecture and discussion
Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.
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