may, 2020

21may9:00 am4:00 pmMental Health and Substance Use


Event Details

To increase awareness of the link between substance misuse and mental health issues.

By the end of the course you will:

  • have an overview of mental health presentations including mood disorder, anxiety, personality disorder and psychosis;
  • be familiar with the potential link between mental health presentations and substance misuse;
  • have knowledge of risk behaviour in association with mental health and substance misuse;
  • be aware of dual diagnosis (the co existence of mental health issues and addiction); and
  • be able to adapt theoretical knowledge to work with service users

For people with a basic understanding of substance misuse who are looking to develop and understanding in relation to mental health.

To book call the Prevention and Services Support Team on 01294 322339 or emailĀ 


(Thursday) 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Ayrshire Central Hospital

Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock