Alcohol – A Brief Intervention
January 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
One event on January 14, 2019 at 9:30am
Primary care, community and healthcare workers
This course will cover the basic facts about alcohol and alcohol harm, understanding alcohol units, how to use the alcohol screening tool, the principles of brief interventions and the skills and techniques needed to raise this topic with clients.
Alcohol brief interventions are a very effective way to enable people to assess their alcohol use and develop ways to reduce their alcohol consumption. This course will draw on proven principles of working with clients and the tools and techniques for engaging clients in a supportive and non-judgemental way.