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This is an open program course, dates to be announced shortly
Notes: Please contact us for a detailed course outline with full agenda.    

Course Outline

Develop and practise the skills to support people in sustaining effective change. Learn how to help clients assess their unique risk profile and tailor cognitive behaviour approaches to address their specific vulnerabilities to relapse. The course introduces participants to skills to support people in confronting high risk situations. The programme also explores key issues in relapse, such as abstinence versus controlled use, gender and age specific issues and extra-therapeutic factors.    


  • The course will offer participants a chance to explore, understand and practice key skills in addressing the risk of relapse into substance misuse using models and techniques based on social learning theory.


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

    • Explain the social learning model of relapse.
    • Practise key skills to support clients in the early stages of recovery.
    • Assess the critical risk factors for individual clients.
    • Assist clients to develop self-belief in sustaining change.
    • Rehearse strategies to help lapsed clients get back on track.


    Please contact us for an up to date course outline.    
    Competences - DANOS AB2.2012, AI1.2012, A12.2012