Psychiatric Competencies

This handbook is an overview of the competency checklist for psychiatry, a required assessment for all new trainees joining core psychiatry training schemes. The handbook aims to provide you with information about the assessment process and resources to prepare.

Details on Competiencies

Here you will find detailed descriptions of the Psychiatric Core Competiencies that you can build on throughout your career.

Psychiatric Competencies

Latest from our Blog

Here you can find recent posts that could help with various aspects of your development in psychiatry

Opensource Data Tools for NHS

By Roberts Klotins on July 22, 2018

High Quality Open Source Data Analysis Tools Use in NHS Setting This is a pilot project to demonstrate applicability of Open Source data collection and analysis tools in NHS context. No patient identifiable data have been used. Toolbox R - statistical programming environment is a statistical computing environment that has been developed for over 20 years and is available on any major university campus computers. It shines at data analysis and visualization.

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Cooperation and creativity in the NHS

By The Guardian on February 25, 2018

Readers discuss accountable care systems, health co-ops, hospital real estate and the benefits of regional planning. The gist of Polly Toynbee’s argument is obviously right (The NHS needs cooperation, not competition, to pull through, 19 February). She may not, however, know that here in Cornwall there is an effort being made to introduce an accountable care “system” (ie not “organisation”), which reassuringly does boil down to the sort of integrated care partnership that she and the King’s Fund promote.

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Creating a new theme

By Hugo on June 24, 2015

Introduction This tutorial will show you how to create a simple theme in Hugo. I assume that you are familiar with HTML, the bash command line, and that you are comfortable using Markdown to format content. I’ll explain how Hugo uses templates and how you can organize your templates to create a theme. I won’t cover using CSS to style your theme. We’ll start with creating a new site with a very basic template.

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NHS Cooperation

We have not competed but pooled our skills together to produce this electronic on-line Psychiatry training guide for NHS.