The European Congress of Psychiatry will serve the educational mission of the EPA by providing high-quality Education Courses, covering all aspects of psychiatry. These 180 minute sessions will present advanced material on a chosen topic of practical relevance.
These courses will be fully accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) and these credits are included in the total number of credits awarded to the Congress.
Spaces for the EPA Courses are limited.
A total of 15 courses have been chosen for the EPA 2017 Scientific Programme
Course material is available for download to all registered participants.
|TIME||EPA COURSE TITLE||COURSE DIRECTOR||COURSE MATERIAL*|
|Saturday 1 April |||||||
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 01: Leadership Skills in Psychiatry||Dinesh Bhugra||download material|
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 02: Introduction in the Assessment of Clinical High Risk (CHR) Criteria of Psychoses Recommended by EPA Guidance Project|
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 03: Understanding Psychosis: A Psychopathological Guide for Clinical Examination|
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 04: Teach, Learn and Inspire: How to Construct a Faculty Development Programme||Andrew Brittlebank||download material|
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 05: Myths, Misconceptions and Pitfalls in Consent and Capacity Assessment: Cases, Causes and Clinical Approaches|
Julian Neil Beezhold
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 06: Assessing Cognitive Impairment in Patients with Schizophrenia using a Brief Interview-Based Instrument: The Cognitive Assessment Interview|
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|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 07: Motivational Interviewing in Addiction: How Can We Help Patients Change Behaviour and Habits?|
Lieve De Backer
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 08: E-Mental Health: Competencies and Applications||Davor Mucic||download material|
|14:45-18:15||EPA Course 09: Depression in the Elderly||Gabriela Stoppe||download material|
|Sunday, 2 April |||||||
|08:00- 11:30||EPA Course 10: An Introduction to CBT for Psychiatrists||Stirling Moorey||download material|
|EPA Course 11: Risk Assessment and Risk Management in General Psychiatry||Kris Goethals||download material |
|Monday, 3 April |||||||
|08:00- 11:30||EPA Course 12: Psychotherapy for Chronic Depressed Patients: An Introduction in CBASP||Samuel Elstner||download material|
|08:00- 11:30||EPA Course 13: How to Manage Delirium in the General Hospital||Albert Diefenbache||download material|
|Tuesday, 4 April |||||||
|EPA Course 14: The Pharmacological Management of Mood Disorders and Psychosis in Pregnancy and Lactation||Angelika Wieck||download material|
|EPA Course 15: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults: Etiology, Nosology, Diagnostic Process and Multimodal Treatment||Esther Sobanski||download material|