Binge drinking by the young and alcohol dependence amongst the elderly is a growing national concern. But front-line, non-specialist workers can perform a vital role in helping to reduce alcohol consumption overall, amongst non-dependent drinkers.
This course considers the problems associated with alcohol and aims to increase workers’ awareness and confidence in delivering Alcohol Identification and Brief Advice (IBA).
To examine the nature and extent of alcohol use in the UK
To highlight the effects, risks and harms associated with alcohol use
To highlight the use of Identification and Brief Advice as a viable intervention for reducing alcohol consumption
This 8-page leaflet is easy to read and bang up to date. It will help keep actual and potential users as safe as possible when using GHB & GBL and is also informative for professionals and the public at large. It includes sections on what the GHB and GBL are…