Drink Wise Age Well Training

Monday, 4 December, 2017 7pm - 9pm
Barnstaple Library, Tuly Street, Barnstaple EX31 1EL


Who is the training aimed at?

Community pharmacists and their teams, working towards health Living Pharmacy Level 1.

Learning Outcomes

  • An introduction to alcohol use in the over 50’s and why this is different as we age
  • Overview of psychological and physiological changes in the over 50’s in relation to alcohol and later life changes including interaction with medication.
  • Consider ways in which to recognise and respond to this alcohol use in the over 50’s – The session will give a brief overview of the concept and unit guidelines in relation to alcohol.
  • Understand use of simple brief interventions such as FRAMES and practice using technique and appreciate how the learning from the workshop can be applied in practice.
  • Increase awareness of the signposting and referral pathways which exist within the local area.

Cancellation of booking policy: If you don’t turn up to an event despite booking a place or giving 3 days notice of cancellation in writing, the LPC will send out an invoice for £50.00 for each place booked where no attendance is made.

To book a place on this event, please use this link to the on-line booking form;    http://tinyurl.com/ybymv3s7

 

 



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