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Event Substance Misuse within the Family
 

Course Aim:

  • To develop an understanding of the harm that both parental drug use and young people's drug use has on the family, taking into account developments, psychological and physical factors within a holistic assessment framework
  • To explore attitudes and values around drug and alcohol misuse and how these impact on practice
  • To explore resources policy and guidance, in order to promote positive interventions in families where substances are misused
  • To focus on the wishes and feelings of children who live in families where substance misuse is an issue

Target Staff:

Group three and above

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course participants will:

  • Understand the key features and underlying principles of the Assessment Framework in relation to substance use/misuse
  • Will have a thorough understanding of NSCB Policies 5.11 - Children and Young People who Misuse Substances and 7.3 - Children of Parents who Misuse Substances.
  • Will have explored personal attitudes and values in relation to families and substance misuse and how these may impact on young people, their parents and carers
  • Will have the knowledge of key guidance documents and the competencies to work with this group.

 

PLEASE NOTE: 

IF THE DATE YOU ARE LOOKING FOR IS NOT HERE THEN THIS COURSE HAS PROBABLY ALREADY BEEN SHORTLISTED, SO PLEASE CHOOSE AN ALTERNATIVE DATE.

Date Location Start Time    
29/04/2020 Great Yarmouth Race Course 0930 Book
01/07/2020 South Green Park 0930 Book
15/10/2020 The Woodside Centre, Norwich 0930 Book
28/01/2021 Ayton House, Wymondham 0930 Book