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Alcohol Awareness 13th and 14th October 2020

VOICES classroom

October 13 - 02:00 pm


October 14 - 04:00 pm

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Alcohol Awareness 13th and 14th October 2020

Duration: two modules – online

13th October 2020 2.00pm – 3.45pm

14th October 2020: 2.00pm – 3.45pm

About the Course:

This course looks at key skills needed for working with alcohol use. It looks at how to identify and respond to the needs of problematic and dependent drinkers through reducing harm and looking at treatment interventions.

The course includes:

  • the “mechanics” of alcohol – how it works on the body and brain
  • alcohol and units – how and why to count
  • screening for dependency
  • physical dependency and psychological dependency
  • physical and psychological risks associated with alcohol use
  • managing withdrawal


Who should attend: workers and volunteers who support anyone experiencing problematic alcohol use

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