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Cognitive Remediation Therapy (CRT) in Mental Health
When: 9.30am - 4.30pm, Wednesday 22 March 2017 Where: Education Centre, Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline, KY12 0SU This event is being organised by Fife Employment Access Trust (FEAT) Costs Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) £300.00 per person Places for non-voluntary sector delegates are £300.00 per person
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Cognitive Remediation Therapy is a behavioural training based intervention that aims to improve cognitive process with the overall aim to improve functioning in everyday activities. It is a B Grade Recommended Therapy in the SIGN (Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network) Guidelines for Schizophrenia, and there is a growing body of evidence for it's effectiveness in other disorders too. It is particularly effective when embedded within a wider psychosocial programme.
This two day training will take place on Wednesday 22 March and Thursday 23 March 2017 and will include:
the evidence base and rationale for CRT;
practical CRT sessions (using computerised programmes, paper and group);
setting CogSmart Goals;
how to facilitate CRT sessions;
bridging and Transferring CRT strategies to improve functioning; and
how to set up a CRT Service.
Spaces are limited, please e-mail to request a booking form, or access via FEATS website by clicking here.