Substance Misuse (in young people)

Date & Time:

Wednesday 17 March 2021 (9.30 - 12.30)
Thursday 18 March 2021 (9.30 - 12.30)


Virtual, N/a



Prerequisite: Complete the SurreyCC & Catch 22 substance misuse e learning available on Olive (SurreyCC employees) or if you are not a SurreyCC employee via Surrey Skills Academy 

The link to set up an account on Surrey Skills Academy for anyone who hasn’t already got one is: The site registration code required when setting up an account is:


Aim: To increase awareness and understanding of young people and substance misuse

Day 1 am: Knowledge and Understanding


  • To understand the context of young people’s substance misuse

  • To be able to identify psychoactive substances

  • To understand how psychoactive substances affect young people

  • To be able to identify risks associated with substance misuse 

Day 2 am: Supporting Change

  • To demonstrate an understanding of harm reduction

  • To demonstrate an understanding of the strategies used to support young people who misuse substances

  • To be confident in opening dialogues with young people around their substance misuse

  • To be able to support a young person to access Catch 22 SYPSMS


Places Available:


Further Information:


Tracy Scares Service Manager Catch 22

Venue Details:

Virtual, N/a