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Course Detail

Alcohol and drugs foundation - basic awareness: working with children, young people and families – module 2

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Course code
CWC 17/014 
Summary

This e-learning module provides foundation knowledge for all Children's Services staff working with families on levels 2,3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need.  It helps Practitioners to explore and build on existing knowledge and experiences of drug abuse. In this module, you'll learn to recognise risk-taking behaviours associated with drug use, explore the physiological effects of certain drugs, and more.

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Full Description

This e-learning module provides foundation knowledge for all Children's Services staff working with families on levels 2,3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need.  It helps Practitioners to explore and build on existing knowledge and experiences of drug abuse. In this module, you'll learn to recognise risk-taking behaviours associated with drug use, explore the physiological effects of certain drugs, and more.

 
Objectives

Increase knowledge and explore:

The effect of drugs on people

Risk taking Behaviour

The impact of drugs on adults, children, young people and families

Learn about basic support processes  including:

The six changes of change 

The 5 Step (Copello) Model

 

 
Categories
Adult Social Care
Children's Workforce 
Subcategories
Adult Social Care - Safeguarding
Children's Workforce - Early Help, Social Care and SEND
Children's Workforce - Early Years and Childcare
Children's Workforce - ESCC staff
Children's Workforce - Foster Carers
Children's Workforce - Public Sector Partners
Children's Workforce - Safeguarding
Children's Workforce - Schools and Governors
Children's Workforce - Voluntary and Community Sector 
Target Audience
All users 
Estimated Duration
40 minutes 
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Training Events Team (cw.events@eastsussex.gov.uk)