To enable participants to increase their knowledge, skills and confidence in the brief intervention approaches required to raise the issue of alcohol with young people.
By the end of this course participants will have:
- Considered when and how to proactively raise the issue of alcohol with young people
- The ability to deliver key components of brief interventions
- A toolkit of resources to use with young people
- Explored the concept of follow-up or referral with young people.
Who should attend?
This course is for anyone who is in a position to provide young people with information which will enable them to make informed decisions about the consumption of alcohol. This includes youth workers, school nurses, teaching and non-teaching staff, social workers and community workers.
Laura Crombie, Service Manager, Clued Up
Vicky Wilson, Development Worker (Professional Practice and Protection), Fife Council