What role can pharmacies play in mental health? (RP October 2019)

Accredited CPD
Group 2 

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Shannon Kerr & Bianca Havukainen

CPD Credits: 1

Overview 

Designed to outline the benefits of having a mental health focus within the pharmacy business.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Outline the benefits of having a mental health focus within their pharmacy business
  2. List ways in which pharmacists and pharmacy staff can play a role in helping those with mental health issues

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.5, 2.3, 3.6, 4.3, 4.6, 4.7

Accreditation number: A1910RP3        Accreditation expires: 1/10/2021
This activity has been accredited for 0.5 hour of Group One CPD (or 0.5 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 0.5 hour of Group Two CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.