Drug and Alcohol Awareness for University Staff

Drug and Alcohol Awareness for University Staff

Series Name Student Health and Wellbeing
Speaker James Edmondston, Substance Misuse Officer, Leicestershire Police
Type Courses & Workshops
When 25 Jun 2019, 09:30AM - 11:30AM
Venue George Davies Centre
Open To University staff and students
Ticket Price Free
For Bookings Contact Limited places on this workshop. Booking via Eventbrite.

Workshop for University personal tutors and other student-facing staff, focusing on alcohol and drug use in students, covering:

- Types of drugs being used

- Where are people getting drugs from?

- Signs of drug use

- What does the law say?

- What is the harm reduction approach?

- What support is available to University students and how to refer

The workshop will be facilitated by James Edmondston, Substance Misuse Officer, Leicestershire Police. He has a prevention role, working with organisations and young people to raise awareness of drug use. James is also part of our University-wide Alcohol Impact Steering Group, which is working to promote a safe and responsible drinking culture.

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