chapter  12
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Training in a service context

WithPanos Vostanis

The role of training and education, predominantly in an interprofessional context, is linked to service provision. This is discussed in relation to different levels, i.e. caregivers, universal and specialist staff. A range of training options include awareness programmes, continuous professional development and acquisition of therapeutic competencies. Opportunities can be enhanced through the use of web-based technologies, with examples in terms of content and format of delivery being provided.