Reducing Violence and Challenging Behaviour

We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting our first CPD event on Reducing Restrictive Interventions, Violence and Challenging Behaviour on 23 May 2019. This is a full day event taking place at the Novotel Hotel, offering free car parking, lunch and refreshments.

The training will be split into three sections including an introduction to Positive and Safe and how it works; how it relates to your role and what you can do to reduce violence and challenging behaviour.

Topics will include:

Positive and Safe – Dr Keith Reid, Consultant Psychiatrist
Safewards and culture change – Geoff Brennan, Star Wards
Developing safer services – Gail Kay, Project Director
Initiatives to reduce restrictive interventions – Guy Cross, Mental Health Policy Officer
Case studies and legal principles – Dr Oliver Lord, Medico-Legal Advisor, MDU
Examples of reducing interventions in subspecialties – NTW MDT approach
Making SMART goals to reduce ward incidents – Talk 1st Team

Positive and Safe Programme
Positive and Safe Flyer

An early bird rate of £60 per head is being offered to all applications processed before 31 March 2019. Thereafter the charge will be £99 per delegate.

To book please contact [email protected] or visit