Aim:

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

Objectives:

  • To look at different types of drug use, from experimental use through to dependent use.
  • Looking at severity of Substance Use and Mental Health (Quadrant Mapping)
  • To look at different categories of drugs in terms of stimulants, depressants and hallucinogens – and their short term and long term effects on physical and mental health.
  • How do we recognise mild/low level Mental Health? (Anxiety, Stress, Depression)
  • What factors contribute to Mental Health Issues?
  • Screening tools for Mental Health
  • Initial Steps- Guided self help
  • 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 download this booking form and email it to prevention@forwardleeds.co.uk

Please state which training session and the date in your email

Dates:

21st January 2020, 9.30-1.00pm (FULL)
25th March 2020, 9.30-1.00pm (FULL)
5th May 2020, 9.30-1.00pm
9th June 2020, 9.30-1.00pm
7th July 2020, 9.30-1.00pm
8th September, 2020 9.30-1.00pm
28th October, 2020 9.30-1.00pm
24th November, 2020 9.30-1.00pm

All courses are run at the Public Health Resource Centre