Understanding Psychosis

This one day course runs from 9.30am to 4.30pm. 

To check out dates and to book, please see Eventbrite.

Target Audience: All staff & volunteers 

Aim: To understand about Psychosis, what it is and a range of interventions and treatments 


  •   What is psychosis?
  •   Types of psychosis and diagnosis
  •   Symptoms, hallucinations, delusions and behaviours
  •   Perceptions, thinking and emotions
  •   Treatment, therapy and medications
  •   Mental Health Services      
  •   Living with the condition 

Trainer information: 

Alan Burnett is the Training and Development Assistant at Health in Mind and he is in recovery. 

Robert McCabe is a retired NHS Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, who worked in both Glasgow and Edinburgh. He currently volunteers with Health in Mind as a director with the charity as well as being a Volunteer Trainer.


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If you or someone you care for is facing a crisis and in distress, please contact NHS 24 on 111 or your GP directly.

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Training Calendar

Upcoming Training

March 2017


Scottish Mental Health First Aid for Young People

Thursday 9 March                          

Cultural Awareness 2: Cultural differences with mental health

Thursday 16 March

Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid

Two-day course Wednesdays 22 & 29 March



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