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Understanding Drugs and Alcohol

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Essential training for anyone who comes into contact with people who use or misuse drugs and alcohol.

About this Event

This training is essential for anyone who comes into contact with people who use or misuse drugs and alcohol, as there are so many myths and misconceptions about drug and alcohol use.

This workshop will provide participants with the knowledge necessary to work with people who use substances or are affected by their use; with confidence.

The workshop will be facilitated by Andy Gray, who specialised in the treatment of Substance Use for 6 years within some of Scotland and England’s areas where problematic substance use was widespread. Andy has treated young people and adults with drug and alcohol issues, from all walks of life with a great degree of success.

Aims of the Event:

To introduce participants to the different categories of Substances.

To introduce participants to different classification of drugs in terms of UK law, and the penalties for possession and dealing.

To explore the effects of traditional illegal drugs.

To discuss harm minimisation.

To introduce conceptual models.

To provide knowledge on treatment and relapse prevention.

About the Facilitator

Andy is an Integrative Psychotherapist with 25 years of experience in Social Work, Hospital and Private settings. He recently retired from full time clinical practice and clinical supervision to focus more on consultancy, training and development.

He has a deep interest in all religions and forms of spirituality and is currently undertaking studies in Theology. Andy is keen to explore the long term and current connection between faith and Counselling practice from all perspectives. He is passionate about training and delivers in a laid back, friendly and humorous style.

Registration, Cost and Payment Options

Option 1: Cost £170 (Student £130) Pay via Bank Transfer, Cheque or Invoice by emailing audrey@greenwoodevents.co.uk

Option 2: Cost £183.85 (Student £140.73) Pay Online via Eventbrite. Please note that there is an extra admin charge made by Eventbrite.

Handouts and CPD certificate are included in the price.

Please note that a delegate space is not guaranteed until payment is received.

Minimum numbers: 10 – 20 Please note that the workshop is subject to cancellation or re-scheduling if the minimum number required to make them viable is not reached. In this situation, the following options will apply:

Receive a full refund (excluding Eventbrite's fee if you pay using this method).

Hold the space until a new date has been offered.

Move the booking to another workshop.

Receive a credit note to use at a future date.

The Sharing Space

Would you like to present at a seminar or workshop? 

Can you recommend a speaker? 

Do you have a topic you would like to hear about? 

Then email audrey@greenwoodevents.co.uk.

Pass it on! Feel free to pass this invitation on to colleagues and counselling centres – everyone is welcome!

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