ICD-11 Diagnostic Guidelines for Mental, Behavioural or Neurodevelopmental Disorders: An Online Comprehensive Course

Date/Time
Date(s) - Monday, November 8th, 2021
All Day


Sponsored by the World Psychiatric Association and the Global Mental Health Academy

This 4-session live online course (8 November – 29 November, 2021) will provide an overview of the key principles of the WHO’s ICD-11 and in-depth knowledge about the Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines (CDDG) for ICD-11 Mental, Behavioural or Neurodevelopmental Disorders, developed by the World Health Organization Department of Mental Health and Substance Use.

The purpose of the ICD-11 CDDG is to guide implementation of the classification in clinical settings by psychiatrists and other relevant mental health professionals. The training faculty for the course are renowned global experts who have been deeply involved for more than a decade in leading the development, testing, and implementation of the ICD-11 classification of Mental, Behavioural or Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

The course will cover the areas of highest disease burden and service utilization in adult psychiatry, as well as those with the greatest innovations and changes in the ICD-11. The course is highly relevant to the assessment of psychopathology and the diagnosis of mental and behavioural disorders in clinical practice. Psychiatrists and other health professionals will benefit from learning and applying these ground-breaking new diagnostic guidelines in their research and practice.

Registration deadline is September 30, 2021. For more information and to register, click here.