JCU Events Mental Health Upskilling: Rural GPs/GPs with Mental Health Advanced Skills

JCU Events

Fri, 17 Mar 2023

Mental Health Upskilling: Rural GPs/GPs with Mental Health Advanced Skills

Brisbane
When: 17 March 2023, 12pm -- 18 March 2023, 5pm

Where: James Cook University, Brisbane Campus 349 Queen Street, Ground Floor Brisbane City, QLD 4000

Join CPD Health for this interactive upskilling workshop. The sessions are case based with a "non metro" focus, recognising the wider scope of practice of GPs working outside the cities.

Topics include mental health assessment and mental health emergencies in primary care, child and adolescent health, perinatal mental health and mental health in older adults.

Event Details

  • Friday 17 March 2023, 12pm to 4pm
  • Saturday 18 March 2023, 8am to 5pm

Costs

  • Early bird $1,300 (closes 22 January 2023)
  • Full price $1,500 (closes 5 March 2023)

Who can attend?

GPs working in remote, rural and regional locations, and GPs with a Mental Health Advanced Skill.

Accreditation

James Cook University will apply for Category 1 RACGP and ACRRM points. Accreditation for maintenance of focused psychological strategies skills will also be applied for.

Program Workshop

View the workshop program here

Bursaries

To help support the costs of attending, the Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN) are offering a limited number bursaries ($400 per person) to eligible GPs who are based in Cairns, Mackay or Townsville. Apply here

Attendees may also be eligible for bursaries provided by the Health Workforce Queensland as part of Round 4 which are available for application between 7 and 20 November 2022. Apply here

Refreshments

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.

Register Now

Places are limited. Register now to secure your spot.

This workshop is sponsored by Aurora HealthNorthern Queensland Primary Health Network and the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland.

More information: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/mental-health-upskilling-rural-gpsgps-with-mental-health-advanced-skills-tickets-451141234577
Contact details:

CPD Health | cpd.health@jcu.edu.au