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Responding to People who Experience Substance Misuse Issues

To enable Registered Nurses to critically analyse the impact substance misuse has on individuals and gain knowledge and skills to effectively engage with people who experience substance misuse issues.

Course Code GCDI701
Level 7
Credits 5


Utilise an appropriate method/model to recognise and assess an individual who experiences substance misuse issues.

Critically review a brief intervention strategy based on the findings of a brief assessment, utilising motivational interviewing technique for supporting or facilitating change.

Critically analyse substance misuse and its impact on an individual, family/whānau and the community.

Delivered as part of the following programmes