'Mental bites' webinar series - Responsible prescribing
Webinar 7 Jul, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM (AEST)
‘Mental bites’ is a new lunch-time series with bite-sized information presented by the Psychological Medicine Specific Interest group. GPs are aware of mental health assessments, diagnosis, and management, but this series will be an opportunity to learn more about how to do the work - the micro-skills of engagement, forming safe and effective therapeutic alliances and communication with patients. The fifth in the series, this webinar will look at the latest medication updates regarding psychological medicine and responsible prescribing.
- To identify micro skills available to engage with patients and their mental health
- Apply techniques to form safe and effective therapeutic communication with patients
This event attracts 1 CPD points
This event is part of 'Mental bites' webinar series. Events in this series are:
Dr Cathy Andronis
Chair, RACGP Specific Interests Psychological Medicine
Dr Cathy Andronis works as a GP and psychotherapist in inner Melbourne and is a qualified family therapist.
She is the current chair of the RACGP SI in psychological medicine, a member of the Victorian RACGP-RANZP liaison sub-committee, and is the RACGP representative for Mental Health Australia and the MHPN clinical education committee.
Cathy is an experienced facilitator of case consultation groups for RACGP and ASPM and a provider of clinical supervision. She is the GP lead at Deakin University Eastern Health Clinical School.
Associate Professor Lisa Lampe
MB, BS PhD FRANZCP
A/Prof Lisa Lampe is an academic psychiatrist with a research and clinical focus on anxiety disorders and a keen interest in medical education and scholarship. She has worked at the University of Newcastle, the Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety and Depression at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney and the CADE Clinic at Royal North Shore Hospital.