Education & CPD

ONLINE - Health Psychology in Nursing Practice


* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Tuesday, 27 April 2021
  •   Registration: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 10:00
  •   Start: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 10:00
  •   End: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar


This short course is an introduction to health psychology in nursing  and midwifery practice.  It presents a biopsychosocial perspective of health. The course will cover a range of topics including understanding stress, it will help nurses and midwives deal with the psychological and emotional aspects of health and illness as well as supporting people who are chronically ill in promoting a healthier lifestyles and encouraging them to improve their health.
By the end of the course participants will have an understanding and appreciation of:  
-   The nature of health psychology
-   Biopsychosocial model of healthcare
-   Understanding Stress
-   The impact of illness
-   Chronic Illness
-   Health Promotion and Behaviour Change
  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021

  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  •   Location: The Education Room, Online Webinar
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