Working with Older People



Alcohol and Older People  
Learning Objectives:


  • The prevalence of alcohol issues amongst older people


  • Reasons for increase in alcohol consumption by older people


  • Harms caused by excessive alcohol consumption by older



  • Interventions aimed at reducing problematic consumption of

         alcohol by older people




 Interaction of Medication and Alcohol by Older People  


Learning Objectives:


  • Commonly used medication by older people


  • Problems and harms caused by the interaction of some  medicines with alcohol


  • Treating dependency of older people on anti-depressant medication such as diazepam


  • Issues relating to treating dependency


  • Courses can be designed and delivered to meet the needs of your staff and clients


  • Courses are tailored to your individual requirements


Contact Allan Johnston on 07898 111 782 to discuss your requirements