This one day course runs from 9.30am until 4.30pm  

For details of dates, please see Eventbrite

The course aims to:

  • Ensure participants understand more about Agoraphobia in the context of personality and mental health
  • Understand what Agoraphobia is
  • Explore a range of ways of supporting people who experience Agoraphobia.

The objectives of the course

The course is an introduction/refresher to a conceptual model of mental health. 

Participants will learn:

  • What Agoraphobia is and what it is related to
  • About interventions that support wellbeing with Agoraphobia
  • About perceptions, common barriers and experiences that affect people living with the condition
  • To develop an awareness about the possible causes
  • What we can all do 
  • What mental health services can do.

Our trainer

Karen research interests are mindfulness-based Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapy; long-term outcomes in the psychological treatment for OCD and the role of the Mental Health Nurse in treatment  -  resistant mental illness.

Karen works as part of the NHS National Unit leading practice development and research on these areas on mental health.



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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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