Basic awareness of substance use and Mental Health


To increase confidence and skills in the identification of substance use and links to mild/low level Mental Health.


  • To explore good practice when working with co-occurring issues
  • To gain an understanding of a variety of substances that are used and misused.
  • To look at what factors contribute to Mental Health issues?
  • Initial Steps- Guided self help
  • To review harm reduction around substance use.
  • To increase awareness of the types of support that individuals and their families can access in Leeds

Please note: This is not Dual Diagnosis Training

To book a place on the training course detailed above please email with the course name and preferred date.

Please check whether the course is being run online via Zoom or in-person at TechNorth.


1st February – on Zoom
10th February – course runs at TechNorth
10th March – course runs at TechNorth
29th March – on Zoom
6th April – on Zoom
21st April – course runs at TechNorth
19th May – course runs at TechNorth
13th June – on Zoom
29th September – course runs at TechNorth
6th October – course runs at TechNorth
8th November – course runs at TechNorth
17th November – on Zoom

Courses run from 10am-1pm