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Supporting Recovery and Return to Work for patients with pain and mental health conditions

August 19, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

This webinar is hosted by The Health Benefits of Safe Work Program. It is free of charge.

Although our primary audience is general practitioners, other health professionals are most welcome to participate.

Speakers

  • A/Prof Carolyn Arnold - Pain Management Specialist
  • Dr Dielle Felman - Psychiatrist
  • Dr Ben Barresi - General Practitioner
  • Dr Peter Cotton - Psychologist

Learning outcomes

  • Discuss the relationship between mental health, acute and persistent pain and work related injury
  • Identify key principles for assessing and managing comorbid pain and mental health conditions in relation to work related injuries
  • Identify GPs role in setting recovery and treatment expectations for patients
  • Use support services available for injured workers and additional information and support

This activity has been allocated 3 Category 2 points under the RACGP QI&CPD Program.

Registration

Please visit the official GoToWebinar page to register

Details

Date:
August 19, 2015
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4438251620161861121

Venue

Online Only

Organiser

Work Safe Victoria
Phone:
1800 136 089
Website:
http://www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/