Introduction to Working with Addictions

Engage in an interactive exploration of the contributing factors that are present within addictions and the lives of addicted persons.

Introduction to Working with Addictions

£110.00 Regular Price
£88.00Sale Price
  • Pricing

    The price of this course is £110. We are offering an early bird discount of 20% until 18 July 2021 which brings the cost down to £88. 

  • Who is this course for?

    This course is for Counsellors, Psychotherapists or anyone working in a role supporting people affected by addiction who wish to gain a greater awareness around addictions and the issues relating to addicted persons, to understand the factors involved and how they can be overcome.

  • Outcomes for attendees

    This workshop offers the experience of participating in an experiential discussion led learning environment, and engage in an interactive exploration of the contributing factors that are present within addictions and the lives of addicted persons.

    • To understand the nature of addiction with emphasis on several descriptive models.
    • To explore the spectrum of addictive behaviours.
    • To have an understanding of how addictions can affect the lives and relationships of the individual, families and wider society.
    • To raise awareness of popular modes of recovery from addictions and gain understanding of what this can look like for those involved.
    • To be able to understand and respond to those with addictions in a more helpful and healthier way for all involved.
  • Trainer

    Gary Richardson (Adv Dip)

    10 years ongoing experience working in the addiction /substance misuse field: in rehabilitation, community and criminal justice/custodial settings

    Practicing humanistic counsellor

  • Dates, times, venue and CPD

    Dates: Saturday 11 September 

    Time: 9:30am to 4.00pm 

    Venue: The Counselling & Family Centre, 40 Mayors Road, Altrincham, WA15 9RP (Classroom based course)

    CPD: 6.5 hours

  • Further information

    For more information on our courses, including making a booking or cancellation, please see course information