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Other Mental Health modules
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Guideline debrief: social anxiety disorder
This interactive, case-based learning module covers the GP-relevant sections of the May 2013 NICE guidance on social anxiety including recognition and assessment and how to manage those reluctant to be referred to IAPT services
To improve your understanding of the NICE guidance on social anxiety, including:
- the definition and prevalence of social anxiety
- the identification of symptoms of social anxiety at different ages
- strategies for engagement
- management options for adults, focussing on those who are reluctant to be referred to IAPT
- First, second and third-line pharmacotherapeutic options and what should not be used
- When to refer
- Challenges in indentifying the disorder in children
In this interactive module, you will learn as you work through real-life primary care patient scenarios. You will be assessed before starting the module and again at the end, to gauge how your knowledge has improved.
You don't have to complete the whole module in one sitting. You can break off at any point mid-module and pick up again where you left off by pressing the Resume Module button alongside the module title in your Pulse Learning CPD log.
Dr Caroline Dollery is a GP in Danbury, Essex and is clinical director of the Regional Strategic Clinical Network for the East of England for mental health. She is also on the steering group for the National Commissioning Mental Health Network run by NHS Clinical Commissioners and contributes to the Joint Commissioning Panel for mental health.