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Schizophrenia – A Practical Guide

Coming Soon  •   October 2024
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About The Course


Schizophrenia is the most common and most important disorder within a spectrum of clinically similar conditions, which include schizoaffective disorder, schizotypal disorder and acute transient psychotic disorders. Explore the latest in schizophrenia treatment guidelines by studying an effective staging approach to diagnosis, aetiological factors, and guidelines for early-stage treatment. Learn about the pharmacological and non-pharmacological methods for managing schizophrenia and gain insights into the broader spectrum of related disorders.

What You'll Learn


  • Discuss the construct of schizophrenia
  • Explore the staging approach in diagnosing schizophrenia
  • Explore the aetiological factors in schizophrenia
  • Explore guidelines for treating early stage schizophrenia
  • Discuss pharmacological and non-pharmacological schizophrenia treatment guidelines

Course Programme


7 Modules | 2.5 hours total length

  • The Specificities of Schizophrenia
  • Possible Causes for Schizophrenia
  • A Staging Approach to Diagnosing Psychosis
  • Diagnosing Schizophrenia: Application Through a Case Study
  • Managing Schizophrenia
  • Managing Schizophrenia: Application Through a Case Study
  • Knowledge Check

Course Description


A Practical Guide on Schizophrenia and Schizophrenia Treatment Guidelines

Schizophrenia is the most common and most important disorder within a spectrum of clinically similar conditions which include schizoaffective disorder, schizotypal disorder and acute transient psychotic disorders. In this comprehensive course, we discuss the latest in the diagnosis and management of schizophrenia – a must for all healthcare professionals and students seeking a better understanding of schizophrenia treatment guidelines and approaches.

The course begins by discussing the construct of schizophrenia, setting the foundation for understanding this multifaceted disorder. Participants will engage in a detailed exploration of the staging approach in diagnosing schizophrenia, a critical step that aligns with the current clinical practice guidelines for management of schizophrenia. 

We cover the aetiological factors in schizophrenia – crucial for healthcare professionals and general practitioners seeking to understand nursing diagnosis for schizophrenia. This knowledge will contribute to a better understanding of the schizophrenia management guidelines that will be discussed later in the course.

The course dedicates a significant section to exploring guidelines for treating early stage schizophrenia. We provide participants with diagnostic tools to help identify and apply interventions for schizophrenia in its early stages, thereby potentially altering the disorder’s trajectory.

Lastly, the course comprehensively covers schizophrenia treatment guidelines, specifically pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments of schizophrenia. Participants will be educated on the latest research and schizophrenia new treatment options, giving them a broad toolkit consistent with the latest schizophrenia treatment guidelines.

Schizophrenia – A Practical Guide is a comprehensive journey into understanding this complex disorder by arming practitioners with diagnostic tools, the latest knowledge, and schizophrenia treatment guidelines. It’s an invaluable resource for anyone looking to make a significant impact in the field of mental health care.

 

 

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Explore the latest in schizophrenia by studying its staging approach, aetiological factors, and pharmacological and non-pharmacological management methods.

Course Information

  • 2.5 hours
  • 2.5 CPD

Inclusions

  • 2 hours of interactive course material
  • 0.5 hours of video
  • 2+ articles and case studies
  • Self-assessment
  • Certificate of Completion

Material Downloads

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Instructor

Sanil Rege Dr. Sanil Rege MBBS, MRCPsych, FRANZCP

Dr. Sanil Rege is an educator and consultant psychiatrist with dual psychiatry qualifications from the United Kingdom and Australia.

With extensive teaching experience through various psychiatry education initiatives, Dr. Rege is renowned as a motivational training facilitator who promotes interaction and discussion. As the Academic Lead of Psych Scene and Chief Editor of Psych Scene Hub, he aspires to make a difference in mental health by empowering healthcare professionals to advance their skills and career through specialized training.

Dr. Rege is also founder of Vita Healthcare, a private clinic in Mount Eliza specializing in mental health. He has over 10 years of private practice experience treating disorders across the spectrum, currently working in the community, in-patient, consultation-liaison and addiction psychiatry.

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