Early Intervention in Psychosis Salford - GMWP 135

Placement Overview

Placement Title Early Intervention in Psychosis Salford - GMWP 135
Trust
Your Placement Contact Anne Speakman - Send Email
Placement Address 51 Belvedere Road, Salford, M6 5EJ
Placement City/Town: Salford
Placement Phone 0161 607 8250
Your University Contact: Celest Foster - Send Email

About this placement

What is organised for students on commencement of placement?

Allocation of mentors and Associate Mentors
Induction into team and building
IT PARIS
Planned induction programme with each discipline, including community groups and activities
Information about 1st episode psychosis and treatment options

What are the arrangements for mentors/assessors?

Mentorship updates

What shift patterns are students allocated for learning?

What patient care situations are available in this placement?

Community
Hospital
Prison
Supported accommodation
Respite

What nursing model is used for planning care?

We focus on the Recovery Model of care using an assertive outreach approach and social inclusion

What core clinical skills can be learnt?

Multidisciplinary Working
Engagement
Communication
Organisation
Time Management skills
Medication information
CPA risk assessment
Record Keeping

What additional clinical skills can be learnt?

Educational/ involvement in CBT focused therapy
Family interventions/ therapy
Group Work
Child and adult safeguarding
Multi agency working
Dual diagnosis
Relapse prevention
MHA
PANNS

What resources are available to help students learning?

Internet
Website
Written information
Recovery Academy
Team meetings
Participation in assessments
Group peer supervision

What research and practice development activities are being undertaken?

We participate in a wide range of research studies involving psychosis there are ususually at least 5-6 studies our clients are involved with

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CAMHS
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MHLT

Additional Information

Dress code is smart casual, you will be expected to wear your ID