Sex, Drugs and Vulnerable Young People (2-Day Course)

  • Date: 17/02/2021 - 18/02/2021
  • Time: 10:00-16:00
  • Address: Seminar Room, Kings Cross Hospital, Clepington Road, DD3 8EA
  • City: DUNDEE

Facilitated by: Scottish Drugs Forum

Target Group: For staff working with vulnerable young people to increase their knowledge around Sexual Health and Substance Use

Minimum No of Participants: 10

Aim: To equip workers with the knowledge, skills and confidence to support young people around sexual and reproductive health and drug use

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Identify vulnerabilities regarding drug use and sexual health
  • Recall what the law says with regards to sexual and reproductive health
  • Describe the impact of drug use on sexual and reproductive health
  • State basic information on contraception and sexually transmitted infections
  • Understand the challenges faced by young people around sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Challenge perceptions and beliefs around sexual and reproductive health and drug use