Training

Merchants Quay Ireland: Spring Training - Addiction & Pathological Gambling

This workshop on Addiction & Compulsive Gambling for those in the addiction field or related areas looking to expand and build upon their knowledge and skill set with this type of presentation. The training will include learning in key skills such as distinguishing between addiction to toxic media and behavioural compulsions, the exploration of both conscious and unconscious determinants in the clinical picture of gambling, and the relationship between compulsive gambling and the biochemical economy.

Region: 

Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

30/01/19

Merchants Quay Ireland: Spring Training - Cocaine Addiction

The training will include learning in key areas such as the salt and base forms of cocaine, the history of cocaine, routes of transmission, cocaine and its effects, cocaine and harm reduction & tri-phasic abstinence patterns. In addition, the workshop will also explore primary health care in relation to cocaine use and examine interventions from other jurisdictions in terms of both efficacy and challenges.

Region: 

Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

30/01/19

Merchants Quay Ireland: Spring Training - Group Work Training Programme

This five-week Group Work training programme for those in the fields of: addiction, homelessness, residential care, youth work, social care etc. and looking to develop or expand their group work skill-set and to widen their knowledge base. This training programme is an opportunity for individuals to gain an understanding of both conscious and unconscious processes and dynamics that permeate all groups.

Region: 

Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

30/01/19

Merchants Quay Ireland: Spring Training - Heroin Addiction & its Effects

The training will include learning in key areas such as the pharmacological mechanism of opiate drugs, the history of heroin, routes of transmission, heroin and its effects, heroin and harm reduction, opiate detoxification and withdrawals. In addition, the workshop will also explore primary health care perspectives in relation to heroin use with a particular emphasis on safe injecting interventions.

Region: 

Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

30/01/19

Merchants Quay Ireland: Spring Training - The Pharmacology of Addiction

The training will include learning in areas such as how psychoactive drugs work in terms of their biochemical economy, the pleasure system and pathways, and the function of neurotransmitters/receptors in the pathology of addiction. The key psychoactive drugs will be explored from sedatives through to stimulants to hallucinogens and their derivatives.

Region: 

Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

30/01/19

Merchants Quay Ireland: Spring Training - The Psychodynamics of Addiction

This training course is an opportunity for individuals working within the addiction or related fields to gain an understanding of both subjective and unconscious formations that permeate substance misuse and to reflect on their work and practice from these perspectives. This training is for anyone with a serious interest in the area of substance use and its interface with the unconscious and who interacts on either a paid or voluntary capacity with people who may have drug or alcohol related problems.

Region: 

Dublin 2

Expiry date: 

30/01/19

City Colleges’ January 2019 Diploma Courses

City Colleges offers a number of exciting diplomas in Psychology, Criminology, Law, Arts, Digital Marketing and Event Management. The programmes offer industry-related education and training using a student centric approach, with lecturers, facilities and course materials of the highest quality. Lectures are delivered from two venues in Dublin (City Centre, Dublin 2 and Dundrum, Dublin 16) and online. 10% discount with #ACTIVELINKS18 code.

Region: 

Dublin & Online

Expiry date: 

31/01/19

University College Cork: Doctor of Social Science (DSocSc) is now open for applications

The Doctor of Social Science (DSocSc) at University College Cork is now open for applications for September 2019. The Doctor of Social Science is a four-year advanced programme which provides the opportunity for experienced professionals based in public sector agencies, voluntary / community organizations, educational institutions and international non-governmental organisations to work on complex issues that are of direct relevance to their professional practice and organisational contexts.

Region: 

UCC, Cork

Expiry date: 

04/02/19

CIT - Crawford College of Art and Design: 2019 Creativity & Change Masterclass Programme

Building on the success of our previous years’ Masterclasses we are pleased to announce our 2019 Creativity & Change Masterclass Programme. Creativity and Change masterclasses are an opportunity for inspirational, intensive and in depth engagement over one or two days. Delivered by facilitators with specific expertise and experience, the programme is designed around the identified gaps and expressed interests of practitioners.

Region: 

Cork

Expiry date: 

05/02/19

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