This course will discuss how services and practitioners can better prevent drug related deaths. It will explore the reasons why drug related deaths occur, highlight recent research on protective factors including engaging in treatment and discuss how workers can support people to access and stay in treatment. This course will have a particular focus on identifying the needs and risks and needs of older people aged 35 years and over who use substances.
|Start Date||22-07-2019 9:30 am|
|End Date||22-07-2019 4:30 pm|
|Local Authority Area||24|
|Event Commissioner||Scottish Government|
|Location||North Inch Community Campus|