This half day awareness session covers the key aspects of drug-related deaths in Scotland, opioid-related overdose prevention, intervention and naloxone basics. It includes a brief introduction to naloxone and how to utilise the medication in case of an opioid-related overdose. The session can be extended depending on individual requirements.
By the end of the session participants will be able to:
Anyone who is likely to witness an overdose, including Health, Social Care and Voluntary Organisation staff who are in contact with people who use drugs, their families and significant others.
|Start Date||13-06-2019 9:30 am|
|End Date||13-06-2019 12:30 pm|
|Local Authority Area||15|
|Location||Scottish Drugs Forum Offices|