SFVAMC Mental Health Service Grand Rounds


5/17/2013, 12PM-1PM, Light lunch provided (please bring your own beverage)


Teak Room, Building 200, Room 1A-122


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Name: Douglas Turkington, MD, FRC Psych, MBCHB

Title: Professor of Psychosocial Psychiatry & Consultant Psychiatrist in Liaison Psychiatry

Institution: Department of Psychiatry of the School of Neurosciences, Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Presentation: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis

Learning Objectives:
  1. Critique the evidence base for CBT for schizophrenia spectrum disorder.
  2. Learn possible models of action for CBT in psychosis
  3. Understand the three key CBT techniques for psychiatrists in clinical practice:normalising explanations, formulation and reality testing.


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