Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) | Black dog Institute

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)

  • Duration
    1 day 
  • Program Outline
    Attendees will learn the principles of tDCS, its effects in psychiatric disorders, and practical techniques including hand-on workshops.
  • Accreditation
    Not pre-accredited but can be included as part of clinician’s CPD activities
  • Prerequisites
    Academic researchers need to provide a letter of support from the head of the academic department.
  • Suitable for

    Mental Health Nurse, Psychiatrists, Academic Researchers

  • Topics Covered
    • Principles of tDCS
    • tDCS research in psychiatry
    • Cognition and tDCS
    • Safety of tDCS
    • Safety issues
    • Practical skills of tDCS treatment 
  • Learning Objectives
    • Understand theory and principles underpinning tDCS treatment
    • Safely and effectively conduct clinical treatment using tDCS
     

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