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PSHE for Care Settings Staff - Drugs & Alcohol

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Old Heathcoat School Community Centre

81 King Street

Tiverton

EX16 5JJ

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PSHE training for care settings staff, focusing on Drugs & Alcohol - Educating Young People in a Modern Landscape

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Free Training to staff working within care settings with a responsibility for delivering PSHE.

As a result of the success of PSHE training rolled out across Devon from November 2018 to March 2019 to secondary school staff and in line with the introduction of mandatory elements of PSHE in 2020, Devon want to be ahead of the curve.

We have decided to offer a set of courses for those who are working in care settings across Devon.

This is a partnership approach, designed to promote confident delivery of PSHE and RSE and put providers in touch with their local experts.

Drugs & Alcohol - Educating Young People in a modern landscape

Designed and delivered by Y-SMART Young people’s drugs and alcohol services

Attendees will be able to gain an understanding of what a drug is, why young people use drugs and why some are more vulnerable to misuse. They will explore protective factors and what can make a young person more resilient to drug misuse. giving an understanding of basic principles of drugs education in a school based setting gaining confidence to facilitate difficult conversations with young people around drugs and alcohol, including issues such as the impact of parental/family substance misuse on young people, the media and the ever changing drugs landscape.

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81 King Street

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