Online Courses

Two new Mini Courses are available for NeuropsychologySA subscribers, and one is pending.

Course 1: Binge Eating Disorder and Anorexia Nervosa: Significance of neurocognitive profiles

(3 CPD points; accreditation number: PSB002/010/02/2018)

Course Dates: 1 February – 30 April 2018

Course Description: Attain a better understanding of the different neurocognitive profiles of patients with Binge Eating Disorder and Anorexia Nervosa. Psychologists who have patients with eating disorders or who have an interest in eating disorders, and are also interested in the neuropsychological dimension of these disorders, are likely to benefit from this course.

The course involves reading a specific, freely available academic article that can be obtained from the Internet (or can be e-mailed upon request).  The article is in the public domain and thus does not cost an additional amount to source.  Once the article has been read and critically analysed, the participants need to complete a multiple choice questionnaire and submit it online.

This course is only available to subscribers to NeuropsychologySA.  To become a subscriber, please complete the subscription application form.

Course 2: Pending (details to follow)

Course dates: 2 May – 31 July 2018

Course 3: Gait Disorders: The neuropathology underlying unusual walking styles

Course Dates: 1 August – 31 October 2018

(3 CPD points; accreditation number: PSB002/009/02/2018)

Course Description: This Mini Course is aimed at psychologists who are interested in and/or who practice in the field of neuropsychology.  When patients walk with an unusual gait, practitioners can glean important information by watching how they walk and having the knowledge of what gait disturbances indicate about patients’ neuropathology and neuropsychological functioning.  This Mini Course involves watching several demonstrations and explanations of gait abnormalities, using links to YouTube, and then answering questions about the information conveyed by those videos in a multiple choice questionnaire.  Access to the Internet is necessary for this Mini Course.

This course is only available to subscribers to NeuropsychologySA.  To become a subscriber, please complete the subscription application form.

Participants have to answer at 80% of the questions correctly in order to pass a Mini Course.

COST:

The cost for each Mini Course is R345-00

Please note that the Mini Courses are only available to subscribers of NeuropsychologySA. To become a subscriber, please complete the Subscription Application form (at the end of Mini Course the registration form).

Registration:

To register for one or more of the Mini Courses, please complete the registration form.  Please note that the registration form must be accompanied by proof of payment.