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Livewell - Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Course Date: 21 February 2020, 09:00 - 16:30

Course Leader: Andy Maguire

Duration of Course: 7.5

Location: Livewell Southwest Academy, Beauchamp Centre, Mount Gould Hospital

Price: £0.00 per delegate

Available Places: 8

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Drug and alcohol use is very common in society, and features in a lot of presentations
in health settings. Understanding drug and alcohol effects, risks, and the contributory factors to
developing dependence is very useful in decision making that helps people improve their health.

Education Panel Cost - £96 per person

Please do not book your place until you have received approval from the Education Panel. Doing so will result in your booking being rejected.

Objectives/Aims of Course

By the end of the course, participants will have an increased awareness of:

  • the physical and psychological effects of drugs and alcohol
  • the treatment options available to drug and alcohol users
  • UK drug and alcohol laws
  • the appropriate support agencies available for drug and alcohol users

Who Should Attend (including pre-requisites)

Anyone who has patient contact would benefit from this course, however non clinical staff can also benefit from an understanding of the issues involved in patient presentations.

Livewell staff, please contact if you require the staff discount code

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