CPD courses offered by Mental Health and Wellbeing

"Neurosciences for clinical neuropsychology"

7 days
January
Daily (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4.30pm)

What is it about?
This course provides a comprehensive grounding in neuroscience relevant to the understanding of neurological conditions.  Sessions include neuroanatomy, neurotransmitters, neuropharmacology, neuroimaging (CT, MRI, fMRI, PET), neurosurgical techniques, neuropathology, the neurology of head injury, stroke, tumours, MS, Dementia, Parkinson's Disease, Huntingtons and the neuroscience of schizophrenia.

Who is it for?
The course is for clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, speech and lanaguage therapists, occupational therapists and other relevant health professionals working with people with neurological disorders.

Why should you undertake it?
You will develop your knowledge of basic clinical neuroscience, neuroimaging and the underlying neuropathology associated with common neurological conditions.