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.

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:

29th January 2019, 1.00-4.30pm
4th April 2019, 9.30-1.00pm
14th May 2019, 9.30-1.00pm
31st July 2019, 9.30-1.00pm
15th October 2019, 9.30-1.00pm
14th November 2019, 12.30-4.00pm

All courses are run at the Public Health Resource Centre