Alcohol-Related Brain Damage

An overview of the effects of alcohol-related brain damage (ARBD) and how to support those affected, including family members and carers.

This course will describe and explore the range of services that could be involved in supporting those affected by ARBD and practical support that can be provided by non-medical services.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • identify the causes of alcohol-related brain damage
  • recall the symptoms and stages of ARBD
  • identify useful strategies when working with this client group
  • recall local pathways for treatment and assessment of ARBD.

Aimed At

Drug workers, housing workers, social workers, nurses and mental health workers.

Cost

Commissioned – please contact Richard Bloodworth (richardb@sdf.org.uk) for more information.

Length

One day