Dual Diagnosis


Price is per online user of this course. EU applicable VAT added.

Dual Diagnosis refers to the use of drugs by those with mental health problems. This e-learning course comprises an introduction and four easy to follow study units, with content based on the experiences of people in psychiatric treatment.

Cannabis, Cocaine, Heroin, Ecstasy, Alcohol and other drugs are all covered within the context of mental illness. The course is suitable for practitioners at all levels and friends and family of those affected, as well as the service users themselves.

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Topics addressed include:

  • Understanding the chemistry of drugs
  • Identifying warning signs and triggers
  • Understanding diagnosis, treatment and medication
  • The danger of mixing drugs
  • Fighting addiction
  • Exploring schizophrenia and paranoia
  • The different types of cannabis
  • The side effects of stimulant drugs
  • Hangovers, withdrawals and comedowns
  • Raising overdose awareness
  • Identifying ecstasy psychosis
  • Managing drug use
  • The risk of injecting
  • How to deal with an emergency
  • Homelessness, arrest and compulsory detention

Produced in association with the Manchester Mental Health & Social Care Trust, Salford University and the Lifeline Project

Price is per online user of this course, excluding VAT.

5% discount on purchases of 10 users or more. For purchases of 50 users or more please phone 0844 854 9218 to find out if larger discounts are available.

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