Brief Intervention (IBA) - alcohol

What is it about?

This one-day training course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to confidently address the issue of alcohol in ways that are likely to achieve behaviour change

What will I learn?

  • To apply knowledge of alcohol unit system in the calculation of overall individual consumption
  • To use and interpret the AUDIT and FAST alcohol screening tools in order to assess presence or degree of alcohol dependence
  • To communicate effectively and confidently with service users about their alcohol use, based on a respectful and non-judgmental approach
  • To impart alcohol related knowledge such as health implications in an effective and non-judgemental way that supports change

Who is it for?

This course is for any practitioner working with clients or patients for whom alcohol misuse is a factor

For more information or to book this training course, contact Helen Robbins on 01223 566794 or email

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Fantastic course [Motivational Interviewing]! Totally relevant, understandable, practical and interesting. I look forward to using the skills and tools I learned. I was particularly impressed with Alasdair Cant. He is a brilliant trainer, knowledgeable, patient, engaging and clearly skilled at facilitating groups ensuring fun and learning.

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