This is a one day course - 24th January 2012
Develop your understanding of addiction and treatment by exploring the role of
drugs within society, the factors that contribute to the drug using experience and
how people change and the routes to recovery. Learn what tolerance, withdrawal, addiction and dependency
mean. Gain more confidence to work with drug & alcohol users.
-To develop the groups understanding of critical issues in working with drug use and addiction.
By the end of the course participants will have had opportunities to:
-understand the context of drug use
-describe the key concepts of dependency and addiction
-identify the client's readiness for change
-assess the clients needs and make appropriate referral interventions
Courses take place at accessible venues in Bristol.
All venues have public transport links. Directions to venues are sent out when we confirm your booking
To book a place on this course, please visit www.trainingexchange.org.uk and complete a course booking form. Any questions, please telephone or fax 0117 941 5859