Complete your Mental Health Skills training with Psych Scene

The GP Mental Health Skills Masterclasses by Psych Scene are RACGP and ACRRM accredited and aimed to enhance the General Practitioner’s ability to diagnose, treat and manage common presentations of mental disorders across the lifespan.

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Upcoming Courses

GP MHS Masterclass in Adelaide, 14 Mar'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 14th March 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location Adelaide Rockford
Map address164 Hindley St, Adelaide, SA 5000
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations close on 10th March
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Advanced GP MHS Masterclass in Sydney, 21 Mar'20
Covers ✓ Level 2 MHS training intended for GPs who have completed Level 1
✓ Specific management of complex psychiatric cases and co-morbidities
Date 21st March 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location Novotel Sydney Darling Square
Map address17 Little Pier Street, Darling Harbour
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations close on 17th March
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GP MHS Masterclass in Perth, 28 Mar'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 28th March 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location Mercure Perth
Map address10 Irwin Street, Perth WA 6000
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations close on 24th March
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Advanced GP MHS Masterclass in Canberra, 18 Apr'20
Covers ✓ Level 2 MHS training intended for GPs who have completed Level 1
✓ Specific management of complex psychiatric cases and co-morbidities
Date 18th April 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressCanberra
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 8th February
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GP MHS Masterclass in Melbourne, 2 May'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 2nd May 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressMelbourne
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 29th February
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GP MHS Masterclass in Brisbane, 9 May'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 9th May 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressBrisbane
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 29th February
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Advanced GP MHS Masterclass in Adelaide, 16th May'20
Covers ✓ Level 2 MHS training intended for GPs who have completed Level 1
✓ Specific management of complex psychiatric cases and co-morbidities
Date 16th May 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressAdelaide
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 7th March
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GP MHS Masterclass in Melbourne, 25 Jul'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 25th July 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressMelbourne
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 16th May
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GP MHS Masterclass in Sydney, 15 Aug'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 15th August 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressSydney
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 6th June
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GP MHS Masterclass in Brisbane, 22 Aug'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 22nd August 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressBrisbane
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 6th June
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GP MHS Masterclass in Perth, 29 Aug'20
Covers ✓ Level 1 MHS training
✓ Diagnose and treat mental disorders efficiently
✓ Interactive case based discussions
Date 29th August 2020
Time 9am - 5.30pm
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Location TBC
Map addressPerth
Price $ 855
Bookings Registrations open on 6th June
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GP Mental Health Skills Masterclass – Level 1

  • Perform risk assessments and outline key steps in management of risk in primary care
  • Identify and recognise common presentations of mental illness in primary care
  • Identify presentations that should be referred for specialist care
  • Reproduce diagnostic criteria for depression, psychosis, anxiety and substance use disorders
  • Formulate patient’s presentations in a bio-psychosocial model
  • Distinguish between Axis I and Axis II (personality disorders)
  • Write a mental health care plan
  • Implement a devised mental health care plan
  • Discuss choice of appropriate medication for common mental disorders
  • Explain common mental illnesses to families and carers
  • Earn 40 CPD points and claim Medicare items 2715 and 2717
  • Access online training material for psychiatric interviewing

This activity is pending accreditation with the GPMHSC for the 2020-22 triennium. Eligibility to access the item numbers 2715 and 2717 will be subject to approval of the activity by the GPMHSC.

Advanced GP Mental Health Skills Masterclass – Level 2

  • Intended for GPs who have previously attended the Level 1 event
  • Learn more about the specific management of complex psychiatric cases and co-morbidities in one full day of expert training
  • Perform risk assessments and manage risk in a primary care setting with knowledge of referral pathways for acute presentations at an advanced level
  • Apply focused interview questions based on diagnostic criteria for individual psychiatric disorders to maximise diagnostic efficiency in a short span of time
  • Develop a formulation based on bio-psycho-socio-cultural-lifestyle factors. This formulation will form the basis behind the GP Mental health treatment plan.
  • Prescribe antidepressants, antipsychotics and mood stabilisers with confidence based on evidence-based principles.
  • Match the appropriate psychological technique to the disorder which is linked to improved patient outcomes

This activity is pending accreditation with the GPMHSC for the 2020-22 triennium. Eligibility to access the item numbers 2715 and 2717 will be subject to approval of the activity by the GPMHSC.

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If you’d like to know more about the Psychiatry courses and training available from Psych Scene, please give us a call on +61 450 778 211 or contact us by email.

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