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


  • 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

Please state which training session and the date in your email


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