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Mental Health for Substance Misuse Practitioners

The aim of this one day course is to increase knowledge of mental health for staff working in substance misuse services and to increase their confidence of working with this service user group. The overview includes: 

  • Common mental health conditions
  • The relationship between substance misuse and mental health
  • Potential interactions between mental health medications and medications used in the treatment of substance misuse
  • Cross cutting issues
  • Partnership working with mental health services

​Who is the overview for?

Anybody who has an interest in building up their knowledge around mental health can apply for this course.

Dates, Duration and Venue

Dates TBC
Duration 1 day
Venue Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Bury New Road, Prestwich M25 3BL


Please nore, training can be delivered at a venue of your choice subject to numbers.

As a patient

As a service user, relative or carer using our services, sometimes you may need to turn to someone for help, advice, and support. 

Find resources for carers and service users  Contact the Trust