SUBSTANCE MISUSE AWARENESS TRAINING
1 Day Event
A significant number of offenders are involved in the criminal justice system either directly because of substance misuse issues or as a by-product of them. It is vital that workers understand the basics of substance misuse and how to engage with this area of work. This training aims to introduce substance misuse awareness and some of the “treatment” options available.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
Demonstrate an understanding of the effects of drugs and alcohol on the individual.
Demonstrate an understanding of the factors which may contribute to and indicate use.
Demonstrate an understanding of specific orders and types of treatment options available.
Gain some experience of using some of the exercises available in this area of work.