Dual Diagnosis



To increase awareness of the concept of those people with Dual Diagnosis and to examine the impact on clinical practice

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the 2 day programme participants will:

  • Define Dual Diagnosis in the context of a broad spectrum of mental health issues and substance misuse problems.
  • Gain an understanding of co-existing issues and the potential interactions.
  • Discuss the experience of clinical practice.
  • Evaluate mental illness as part of the continuum
  • Overview of categories alcohol and other drugs (AOD)


All nurses on the register and all allied health professionals


Teacher facilitation, discussion, service user experience, group work, case scenarios and feedback



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Thursday 7 & Friday 8 February, 2019
(9.30 - 5.00)
Fern House - Antrim Area Hospital Paul Canning
Valerie Lyttle