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 email prevention@forwardleeds.co.uk with the course name and preferred date

Dates:

8th September 2020, 9.30-1.00pm
28th October 2020, 9.30am to 12.30pm
24th November 2020, 9.30am to 12.30pm

Courses are run online via Zoom