Practitioner Learning

These resources are designed to help busy practitioners and teams develop the essential skills and knowledge:

Specialist EI practitioners and teams

Provides links to IRIS CD ROM materials for specialist practitioners.

Primary Care practitioners and teams

include topics such as Early Detection of Psychosis; Smoking Cessation; EI for physical health

GP commissioning resources

various resources for GP commissioners and service planners


We would particularly like to acknowledge those many people and organisations who have contributed their valuable time, skills and enthusiasm to the creation of these resources.

Primary Care Distance E-Learning Pack

LINK TO E-LEARNING WEB RESOURCE  designed for jobbing front line primary care practitioners to dip in and out of or as support for training / revalidation purposes

Early Detection of Psychosis in Primary Care part 1

Part 1 of two short videos where Helen Lester and Max Birchwood explore some of the presenting features of emerging psychosis.


Primary Care Podcasts


Particularly targeted to support frontline practitioners from Primary Care in detecting and dealing with early signs of Psychosis.


NHS Evidence - Mental Health website

NHS Evidence - mental health

formerly a Specialist Library of the National Library for Health

EIP Book Flier


Early Intervention in Psychosis: Promoting Recovery