Enhanced Physical Care Skills for Mental Health Practice

Continuing Professional Development (short course)


Module code: MOD002064

Module level: 6

Module credits: 30 credits


Supporting someone’s physical health will improve their mental wellbeing. Expand your appreciation of the meaning and impact of ill-health for individuals with mental health difficulties. Explore specific health concerns and risks, and link function and dysfunction to health and ill-health. Understand that the individual can be an expert in their own condition.

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Full description

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for you if you work as a member of clinical staff in a mental health setting.


Cambridge campus

2, 9 & 23 February 2017
2, 9, 16 & 23 March 2017
27 April 2017

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education is the largest provider of health, social care and education courses in the East of England, with over 6,000 students from more than 20 countries.

With 95% of our students finding full-time employment within six months of graduating, you can be sure that our courses have been designed with your career in mind. We’ve been educating nurses, midwives and social workers for over 25 years.

At the cutting edge of research, we offer a range of internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses taught by friendly, supportive and experienced staff. With over 150 research students across our three doctoral programmes (PhD; DProf and EdD), we provide the multi-disciplinary perspective and potential for academic debate that reflects our position as a leader in practitioner-focused and practice-led research studies.

Designed to enhance your learning experience, our facilities include state-of-the-art simulated skills laboratories that mirror real-life clinical situations and UK hospital wards. Our students also benefit from our Early Childhood Research and Resource Centre; a space in which they can experiment with equipment and play activities.

You’ll study in an exciting, modern faculty which has strong links with regional, national and international organisations, including healthcare trusts, social services, local and regional authorities, schools and academic institutions.

Your enthusiasm. Our passion. Your best foot forward.

Where can I study?

Lord Ashcroft Building on our Cambridge campus

Our campus is close to the centre of Cambridge, often described as the perfect student city.

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Fees & funding

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For more information about fees, please enquire with our CPD Admissions Team. Call 01245 686868 or email admissionscpd@anglia.ac.uk.

If you require NHS contract funding, please speak to your manager before applying.

Contact details

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Sheiba Devadoss
Tel: 01223 69 5512

Email: sheiba.devadoss@anglia.ac.uk
CPD Admissions Team
Tel: 01245 686868

Email: admissionscpd@anglia.ac.uk

Entry requirements

This course is ideal for you if you work as a member of clinical staff in a mental health setting.
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