Masterclass Psychiatry

Masterclass Psychiatry Special Edition 2020

Arctic Winter Workshop 5-7 February, Brändön, Luleå

When talking gets tough – Communicating effectively and empathically in difficult situations

Region Norrbotten in collaboration with the Tavistock Clinic London/UK, Barmelweid Clinic/Switzerland and Technical University Munich/Germany

Learn how to handle effectively and empathically difficult clinical dilemmas in everyday psychiatric practice and enjoy the magic of our winter environment in this special arctic winter workshop.

  • Improve your communication skills in difficult clinical situations
  • Develop strategies to handle impulsivity
  • Learn how to talk about weight to patients with eating disorders
  • Understand how to debrief effectively after trauma
  • Explore strategies to deal with somatoform disorder
  • Develop your confidence in dealing with antisocial and narcissistic personality disorder

This is the fifth event in our international Masterclass Psychiatry programme. This time, in this in-depth hands-on masterclass, world-leading experts will share their psychotherapeutic expertise and discuss their and your cases.

This workshop is for specialist and trainee doctors in psychiatry, child-and adolescent psychiatry, forensic psychiatry and general practice, and professions allied to medicine with a special expertise and interest in mental health.

Welcome to Luleå

Ursula Werneke portrait

Ursula Werneke, Organizer Masterclass Psychiatry


Course language: English. Programme, speaker presentations and reading list are available online.

Lipus course description (Swedish)

Registration is closed

All resident places are sold out, but we maintain a list for any last minute positions. Please get in contact if you are interested in this.


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