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Substance Misuse

Duration : 1 days
Prerequisites : None.
Target Audience : Social Workers, Support Workers and Direct Care staff within Adults and Children's services.

Learning Outcomes

To provide participants with information about individual substances (including Alcohol)

To be familiar with the signs, symptoms and risks of use, and be able to provide basic harm reduction information and make referrals as appropriate

To be aware of substances covered which will include new psychoactive substances that are used locally

To understand the reasons for use, types of substance use, local trends and categories of substances

To learn about the risks and harms associated with use

To be aware of local service information available

Start dateVenueStatus
07/07/2020 Foxes Lane, Conference Room C Places available
15/10/2020 Foxes Lane, Conference Room A Places available
08/02/2021 Foxes Lane, Conference Room A Places available