Shropshire Council

Personality Disorder (Classroom)

Event details

  • Price: Group 1: £39.50, Group 2: £58.50, Group 3: £0
  • Venue: Shropshire Wildlife Trust, Shrewsbury
  • Topics: All, Mental health (MH)

Note the 20th April date is now full

Aims to:

Help staff develop their understanding of how to support and work with individuals with a diagnosis of Personality Disorder

Learning outcomes:

  • Define what personality disorder is
  • Look at common features of personality disorder
  • Explore factors that could potentially lead to a person experiencing a personality disorder
  • Learn about different clusters and types of personality disorder and review new classifications
  • Examine Borderline/Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder in more detail including NICE Guidelines on recognition and management
  • Explore the difficulties you may face in working with someone experiencing Borderline/Emotionally Unstable personality disorder
  • Understand and challenge the stigma attached to personality disorder and how to manage your own feelings in response to the individual
  • Explore treatment approaches

Facilitators:Dr Sophie Sutherland, Clinical Psychologist and Sarah Twigg, RMN and SCM therapist – Intensive Life Skills Pathway, Midlands Partnership Foundation NHS Trust

Audience: This course is for staff who have regular contact with adults who have a diagnosis/potential diagnosis of personality disorder.


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Shropshire Wildlife Trust, Shrewsbury

Shropshire Wildlife Trust, 193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6AH

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