Acute Psychiatric Emergencies (APEx) focusses on the emergency care of
patients presenting with acute psychiatric crisis. The course is
designed to deliver the necessary knowledge and skills to trainees in
both emergency medicine and psychiatry as well as to nursing and other
allied health professionals that are involved in their care. It will
allow a shared understanding of the problem and also foster a common
language between professionals that expedites excellent care.
The 3-day APEx course comprises of a flexible 1-day on-line component (VLE) and a 2-day face-to-face course.
Candidates who have taken this course are Psychiatric Liaison Nurses, Emergency Nurse Practitioners, Consultant Paramedics.Read more about APEx
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