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This is an open program course, dates to be announced shortly
   
     
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Course Outline

   
Learn about the symptoms of use and withdrawal of benzodiazepines and benzodiazepine analogues; and identify a range of tools and resources available to support users. Delivered in partnership with Battle Against Tranquillisers (BAT) and drawing on service user experience, this course aims to influence and promote good practice in prescribing, managing and supporting clients who want to take or who want to withdraw from benzodiazepines.    

Aims

   

  • To influence and promote good practice in prescribing, managing and supporting clients who want to take or who want to withdraw from benzodiazepines.
   

Objectives

   
By the end of the course participants will have had opportunities to:

  • Learn about the symptoms of use and withdrawal of benzodiazepines and benzodiazepine analogues
  • Identify a range of tools and resources available to support users
  • Hear about service user experience
  • Consider good practice guidelines for prescribing, managing and supporting clients
   

Agenda

   
Please contact us for an up to date course outline.    
     
Competences - AB2.2012