To provide GP's with an overview of the latest therapies for patients with pain, psychiatry & substance use disorders.
Relevance to General Practice
See needs assessment for Damascus attached to application
By the end of the activity GP's will know how to answer patient questions about medicinal cannabis
By the end of the activity GP's will be ale to use the latest motivational interview techniques
By the end of the activity GP's will be able to explain to patients what compassion therapy involves & identify who would benefit from it.
By the end of the activity GP's will be able to review their options for managing patients with substance use disorders & to improve treatment, medication & communication processes.
Domains of General Practice
D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship
D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills
D3. Population health and the context of general practice
D4. Professional and ethical role
D5. Organisational and legal dimensions
Curriculum Contextual Units
- Adult health
- Addiction medicine