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With a detailed focus on working with young people on their alcohol use, this extremely practical course covers a wide range of issues related to alcohol and young people.
Identifying problem users and the problems associated with alcohol use; harm reduction; responses to alcohol use; drug services, using effective communication techniques when talking to young people about alcohol.
Examine attitudes and the dangers of stereotyping
Look at the perceptions, expectations and the needs of alcohol misuser’s
Explore the concepts of drug, set and setting
Consider the reasons behind alcohol misuse
Discuss the effects, the risks and consequences
Examine effective discussion to invoke change with young people
Consider brief interventions and communication skills
Have an opportunity to practice new skills through case studies.
Your facilitator for the day is Charlotte Gordon:
Charlotte is a life-coach, focusing on specialist techniques such as, motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioural therapy and NLP. This had led her to develop a unique process for helping individuals and groups to elicit change.
Charlotte is the founder and director of KIP Education and chairwoman of the Drug Education Practitioners Forum, and is a core member of the Sex Education Forum and the PSHE Association.
Charlotte’s professional career and personal history as a vulnerable young person has allowed her to develop a unique training style that is informal and effective. She currently delivers training nationwide to various professionals, including substance misuse workers, teachers, social workers, mental health workers, youth workers and youth offending teams, and all professionals working with young people. Charlotte plans and implements workshops on drugs, alcohol, addiction, sexual health, internet safety, bullying, eating disorders , self-harm and self-injury, domestic violence and teen-dating abuse in schools and youth settings.
KIP Education CIC is a boutique provider of innovative learning solutions for all organisations large or small. Our customised offerings are focused on reducing the cost of training while maximizing results. KIP Education focuses on building training solutions that engages the learner and promote educational success. KIP Education has been helping clients implement successful training solutions for over 10 years. To arrange a course please contact us. For more information please visit our training course page.
£1500 plus trainer expenses
Maximum 18 participants
Tel: 0208 207 5567