Deadly Focussed
Psychological Strategies

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Deadly Focussed Psychological Strategies (FPS)

Deadly Focussed Psychological Strategies (FPS) focuses on:

  • Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), and
  • Narrative Therapy (NT), building on substance misuse from Deadly Mental Health Skills Training (MHST) and the social and emotional wellbeing issues resulting from COVID-19. 

Deadly FPS can be delivered face-to-face within a series of several workshops OR available now via Carbal’s online learning platform.

About the Course:

Who Can Enrol?

Deadly Focussed Psychological Strategies has been specifically developed for the benefit of current General Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals (Mental Health) in Australia.

Please Note – Completion of Mental Health Skills Training (MHST) is a pre-requisite for enrolling in Carbal’s Deadly FPS; this can be any MHST package.

Carbal currently offers Deadly Mental Health Skills Training.
Learn more and sign up online now:

Course Duration

Deadly FPS is a 20-25 hours learning package. 

The entire course is required to be completed within 3 months of enrolling.

Accreditation
RACGP Accredited Activity 2020-2022 - 40 CPD Points | GPMHSC Accredited Activity 2020-2022 Triennium - FPS-ST | ACRRM PDP Accredited Activity

Course Topics:

FPS Overview

1 - FPS Overview

Social & Emotional Wellbeing

2 - Social & Emotional Wellbeing

Approaches to Care: Theory & Principles

3 - Approaches to Care: Theory & Principles

Consumer & Carer Perspective

4 - Consumer & Carer Perspective

Approaches to Care: Techniques

5 - Approaches to Care: Techniques

Substance Misuse, Anxiety & Depression

6 - Substance Misuse, Anxiety & Depression

Approaches to Care: Advanced Techniques

7 - Approaches to Care: Advanced Techniques

Safety and Self-Care

8 - Safety and Self Care

Hypothetical Assessment

9 - Hypothetical Assessment

FPS Application

10 - FPS Application

Course Fees:

Deadly FPS can be delivered either via Carbal’s online learning platform or as a face-to-face program within a group workshop.

Deadly FPS Online eLearning Course Fee
Deadly FPS Face-to-Face Workshop Course Fee

All Prices Listed Are Inclusive of GST

Upon completion, GP’s can be eligible to claim MBS item numbers:

Item 2721

Professional attendance at consulting rooms by a general practitioner, for providing focussed psychological strategies for assessed mental disorders by a general practitioner registered with the Chief Executive Medicare as meeting the credentialling requirements for provision of this service, and lasting at least 30 minutes, but less than 40 minutes.

Item 2723

As above, but at a place other than consulting rooms.

Item 2725

Professional attendance at consulting rooms by a general practitioner, for providing focussed psychological strategies for assessed mental disorders by a general practitioner registered with the Chief Executive Medicare as meeting the credentialling requirements for provision of this service, and lasting at least 40 minutes.

Item 2727

As above, but at a place other than a consulting room.

Enroll Now!

Sign up for the Deadly FPS Online eLearning Course and pay via our secure online payment gateway now:

Enquire About
Deadly FPS:

Are you interested in booking you or your team into a face-to-face group workshop of Carbal’s Deadly FPS?

For all group bookings and registration enquiries, please phone Carbal’s Education and Marketing Coordinator on 0476 863 318 during 8:30AM to 4:30PM, Monday to Friday or submit an online enquiry now.

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