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Perinatal Mental Health Update Training for GPs and other Primary Care clinicians

Thursday 2 May 2019

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Times: 19:30 - 20:30

When:
Thursday 2/5/19 at 730pm
Where:
Meeting Room, DHU, Ashgate Manor, Chesterfield

Objectives:

  • To raise awareness of the commonest mental health problems presenting in the perinatal period
  • To improve your confidence in prescribing SSRIs and other MH medication safely in pregnancy and in breastfeeding
  • To introduce you to a wealth of resources to assist you in managing patients and their families during difficult and distressing times

About the presenter:
Dr Tara George is one of NHS England’s newly appointed Perinatal Mental Health GP Champions. In this role she delivers teaching to GPs and other primary care staff to upskill them in their identification and management of patients with perinatal mental health issues. Tara is also a GP, GP Trainer and Programme director in Chesterfield.
Spaces at this meeting are open to any GPs and practice nurses/ANPs/paramedic practitioners/clinical pharmacists working in Derbyshire. RSVP to tara.george@nhs.net

Main contact

Email: tara.george@nhs.net

If you have any communication or mobility needs that the event organisers need to be aware of please contact them  in advance of the course to let them know.