Hot Topic 10: The Early Detection & Treatment of Young People at Ultra-High Risk of Psychosis
(Approved by CPsychI for 1 External or Internal CPD credit)
This module aims to discuss the methodology of early detection and treatment of individuals at high risk of mental illness, with specific reference to young people at ultra-high risk of schizophrenia.
1. To understand the risk and vulnerability factors for psychosis
2. To identify those individuals who are at risk for psychosis
3. To apply this in a clinical setting and to know what assessment and management strategies are appropriate to achieve the best possible outcomes for this population