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IMPACT Guidance – Training for Trainers – 11th March 2020 – Course Full!

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


IMPACT Training for Trainers is FREE!      Sorry, this one is fully booked!         

IMPACT training, about the effects of smoking on metal health, has been delivered to over 400 people across Scotland. If you have significant numbers of workers and volunteers who support people with mental health problems, this short training course on the adverse effect of smoking on mental health and also on how tobacco smoke renders some mental health medications less effective, is essential. In fact, in a review of the first year of the 10-year Mental Health Plan the roll-out of IMPACT training across the country was cited as an important contribution to the plan.

As an organization you can have your own IMPACT trainers on hand to deliver IMPACT training across your services. The Training for Trainers session is completed in just one day. Thereafter IMPACT Project staff from ASH Scotland will continue to provide back-up and support as well as updating information.

So far the following organisations have taken part or have registered to take part in IMPACT Training for Trainers:

Apex Scotland, Braveheart, Turning Point Scotland, Carr Gomm, PKAVS, Action for Children, SAMH, Recovery Life Café, LANDED Peer Education and most NHS Boards in Scotland.

Please note: If your organization provides services to adults and young people under 25 years-old please contact Emma Papakyriakou on 0131 220 9484 or email EPapakyriakou@ashscotland.org.uk
If your organization provides services for children and families please contact Joanne Buchan on 0131 220 9461 or email JBuchan@ashscotland.org.uk

Training for Trainers in Shetland






ASH Scotland


ASH Scotland
Frederick Street
Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 2HB United Kingdom
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