Delivering substance use brief interventions: Working with Adults & Young People

Date & Time:

Friday 20 May 2022 (10:00 - 12:00)
Friday 27 May 2022 (10:00 - 12:00)

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Virtual - Microsoft Teams,


This is a two part course, both parts need to be attended in order for you to complete the course.

This course is delivered over two sessions on how to deliver a substance misuse brief intervention to young people. It is a discussion based course learning evidence-based skills to engage young people around their substance use and work with ambivalence. It also looks at how we manage substance use when it is beyond a brief intervention.

  1. Why do young people use drugs
  2. Working with ambivalence, the cycle of change and motivational interviewing
  3. Delivering brief interventions
  4. When is it a problem, screening and working with risk.



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Rob Shaw

Venue Details:

Virtual - Microsoft Teams,