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Violence and aggression: short-term management of violent and physically threatening behaviour among adults, children and young people with a mental health problem

Wednesday 18 April 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

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This conference will focus on ensuring adherence to the 2017 National NICE Quality Standard on Violence and Aggression. The quality standard focuses on short-term management of violent and physically threatening behaviour among adults, children and young people with a mental health problem. It applies to settings where mental health, health and social care services are provided. This includes community settings and care received at home.

The conference will update delegates on national standards with regard to:

-Anticipating violence and aggression

-De-escalation

-Prevention interventions

-Using restrictive interventions

100% of delegates at our last conference on Violence and Aggression would recommend the conference to a colleague.

Benefits of attending.  This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to implement and ensure adherence to the 2017 Quality Standard
  • Improve your skills in the anticipation, de-escalation and prevention of violence and aggression
  • Effectively work with people to identify triggers and early warning signs
  • Proactively develop de-escalation plans and advance statements
  • Ensure best practice in the use of restraint, rapid tranquillisation and seclusion
  • Understand how to develop effective post incident debriefing  
  • Identify key strategies to reducing harm from all kinds of restraint
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence
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