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Professional Development
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Working with a Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis


Courses

Please select the level of study you wish to apply for. Level M indicates that you wish to study at Masters level, and Levels 1-3 indicate that you wish to study at Degree (Undergraduate) level.

Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZZRX9-20-3

Level

3

Fees

21-22 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£746.00

Unassessed

21-22 Accredited 20 credits

£998.00

Assessed

Course Dates

Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.

Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 17/01/22. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. Submission date: 2pm 29th March 2022 Please ignore the venue information in our offer email. Due to the pandemic your course will be taught ONLINE and all dates will stay as contact days until the Course Lead advises otherwise.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 01 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 08 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 15 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 22 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 01 March 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 08 March 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 11/04/22. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. Submission date: To be confirmed by module leader. Please ignore the venue information in our offer email. Due to the pandemic your course will be taught ONLINE and all dates will stay as contact days until the Course Lead advises otherwise.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Monday - 25 April 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 09 May 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 16 May 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 23 May 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 06 June 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 13 June 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00

Applications

University

Assessment

Level 3
A written assignment guided by construction of your own case study.

Masters level
A written assignment guided by construction of your own case study, with emphasis on organisation innovation in assisting a person experiencing a crisis.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

Level 3 study can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Specialist Practice
  • BSc(Hons) Professional Development
  • MSc Specialist Practice
  • MSc Advanced Practice.

Masters level study can contribute towards:

  • MSc Professional Development
  • MSc Specialist Practice
  • MSc Advanced Practice.

Content

The course syllabus covers:

  • The vulnerable adult - includes service users presenting with complexities of life events and inequalities alongside various substance misuses.
  • Carers, friends and family - Burden of care and assessment.
  • Reflective practice - increasing capabilities in novel situations; professional self-care.
  • Whole team working - collaboration over various sectors.
  • Working with complexity - challenging resources and utilisation.
  • New technologies - adapting communication as guided by Mental Health Crisis Care Concordat.

Course Director

Kris Deering

Entry Requirements

For those working, or looking to work, in intensive or crisis teams.

Introduction

In the Working with a Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis module, at level 3 (UZZRX9-20-3), you will:

  • Critique the importance of developing a working alliance with service users, families and carers examining factors that inhibit engagement.
  • Examine principles of recovery and social inclusion.
  • Critically reflect on inter-professional working and reducing assumptions on collaboratively reducing a crisis.
  • Critically evaluate the complexity of managing a service user caseload.
  • Discuss challenges and possibilities in using  documentation to assist a service user.

At Masters level (UZZRX8-20-M) you will critically:

  • analyse organisational systems and propose innovations to develop working alliances with service users, families and carers.
  • examine underlying ethics of principles of recovery and social inclusion within crisis work and demonstrate methods of applying such ethics in practice.
  • reflect on reducing fragmentation between service provisions while assisting a person having a crisis, demonstrating innovations in whole system working.
  • evaluate and propose policies that may assist working within complexity of case load management whilst focus is on assisting the service user.
  • explore documentation use within crisis/intensive teams and propose organisational innovations in mediating such work while assisting a service user.

Learning and Teaching

Teaching will include seminars, action learning sets, critical review of research and policy and critical reflection.

Additionally, there will be emphasis on social media for distant learning and emphasise on you collaborating online to develop study.

Study facilities

You'll have access to a range of on-campus and online facilities to support your learning, including the University Library which is open 24 hours a day.

The Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit, level 3 and Masters level module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at has.cpd@uwe.ac.uk


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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZZRX8-20-M

Level

M

Fees

21-22 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£746.00

Unassessed

21-22 Accredited 20 credits

£998.00

Assessed

Course Dates

Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.

Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 17/01/22. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. Submission date: 2pm 29th March 2022 Please ignore the venue information in our offer email. Due to the pandemic your course will be taught ONLINE and all dates will stay as contact days until the Course Lead advises otherwise.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 01 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 08 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 15 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 22 February 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 01 March 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 08 March 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 11/04/22. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. Submission date: To be confirmed by module leader. Please ignore the venue information in our offer email. Due to the pandemic your course will be taught ONLINE and all dates will stay as contact days until the Course Lead advises otherwise.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Monday - 25 April 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 09 May 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 16 May 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 23 May 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 06 June 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00
Monday - 13 June 2022GLENSIDE CAMPUS10:00 - 16:00

Applications

University

Assessment

Level 3
A written assignment guided by construction of your own case study.

Masters level
A written assignment guided by construction of your own case study, with emphasis on organisation innovation in assisting a person experiencing a crisis.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

Level 3 study can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Specialist Practice
  • BSc(Hons) Professional Development
  • MSc Specialist Practice
  • MSc Advanced Practice.

Masters level study can contribute towards:

  • MSc Professional Development
  • MSc Specialist Practice
  • MSc Advanced Practice.

Content

The course syllabus covers:

  • The vulnerable adult - includes service users presenting with complexities of life events and inequalities alongside various substance misuses.
  • Carers, friends and family - Burden of care and assessment.
  • Reflective practice - increasing capabilities in novel situations; professional self-care.
  • Whole team working - collaboration over various sectors.
  • Working with complexity - challenging resources and utilisation.
  • New technologies - adapting communication as guided by Mental Health Crisis Care Concordat.

Course Director

Kris Deering

Entry Requirements

For those working, or looking to work, in intensive or crisis teams.

Introduction

In the Working with a Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis module, at level 3 (UZZRX9-20-3), you will:

  • Critique the importance of developing a working alliance with service users, families and carers examining factors that inhibit engagement.
  • Examine principles of recovery and social inclusion.
  • Critically reflect on inter-professional working and reducing assumptions on collaboratively reducing a crisis.
  • Critically evaluate the complexity of managing a service user caseload.
  • Discuss challenges and possibilities in using  documentation to assist a service user.

At Masters level (UZZRX8-20-M) you will critically:

  • analyse organisational systems and propose innovations to develop working alliances with service users, families and carers.
  • examine underlying ethics of principles of recovery and social inclusion within crisis work and demonstrate methods of applying such ethics in practice.
  • reflect on reducing fragmentation between service provisions while assisting a person having a crisis, demonstrating innovations in whole system working.
  • evaluate and propose policies that may assist working within complexity of case load management whilst focus is on assisting the service user.
  • explore documentation use within crisis/intensive teams and propose organisational innovations in mediating such work while assisting a service user.

Learning and Teaching

Teaching will include seminars, action learning sets, critical review of research and policy and critical reflection.

Additionally, there will be emphasis on social media for distant learning and emphasise on you collaborating online to develop study.

Study facilities

You'll have access to a range of on-campus and online facilities to support your learning, including the University Library which is open 24 hours a day.

The Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit, level 3 and Masters level module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at has.cpd@uwe.ac.uk


Enquire

To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box below

View courses