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WORKING WITH AGORAPHOBIA

The full day course is from 9.30am to 4.30pm

Who should come on the course

The full day course will benefit anyone who has a professional or personal interest in the field of mental health.

The aims of the course

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 Walker is a Senior Mental Health Nurse Psychotherapist (CBT) within the Advanced Interventions Service, which is a UK wide specialist service providing assessment and treatment for severe and chronic treatment-refractory depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder.