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Substance Misuse Awareness

ONE DAY COURSE

Commencing at 9.30am to 4.30pm

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It is a requirement that staff undertaking this course will have completed AWARENESS OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT or Refresher within last 3 years

Aim

To raise awareness of substance misuse issues among those who come into contact with children, young people and families

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course participants will:

  • explore their own and others attitudes and assumptions about substance misuse
  • examine the different groups of substances that are used; their effects, signs, risks and harms of use and be aware of local trends in use
  • consider the impact of alcohol use and will have been introduced to a brief intervention to help people cut down their drinking
  • learn how support and treatment is offered locally and how it can be accessed.


Course dates
 Ref Code
 Date  Venue
SMA 22.10.18 Monday 22 October 2018  County Hall, Beverley
SMA 11.01.19 Friday 11 January 2019  County Hall, Beverley

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