The premise of this Alcohol and Drug Abuse course is that prevention is the only true hope of solving our country’s problems in these areas. Parents, teachers and counsellors are in the best positions to affect children’s knowledge and attitudes to the abuse of alcohol and other drugs.
Alcohol and drug abuse has reached epidemic proportions in Ireland. Some experts believe that if we haven’t lost the war on alcohol and drugs, we are losing it – fast.
Lesson 1: Introduction
Lesson 2: History
Lesson 3: If I find my child is abusing drugs what action can I take?
Lesson 4: Relapse
Lesson 5: Pharmacology of Drugs of Abuse
Lesson 6: Pharmacology of Drugs of Abuse (Continued).
Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience. If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.