In South London, 23% of mental health patients have an alcohol dependency, and over 15% of all hospital admissions are alcohol-related. However, most people who consume alcohol at harmful levels are not being detected and getting the treatment they need.
Every contact with a patient or service user is an opportunity to explore healthier lifestyle choices around alcohol.
This interactive module will help all health care professionals understand the relationship between alcohol use and both physical and mental health, and improve detection rates and outcomes for people who misuse alcohol.
Dip in to find out more about any of the topics below, or allow about 1hr 30min to work through the full module: