"Addressing alcohol and drug related issues: reducing harm and supporting positive change"
Key Information

 

Drugs and Alcohol Phone App
Drugs and Alcohol Phone App
A Mobile phone App for information, resources and services in Northern Ireland
ASCERT Services Booklet
ASCERT Services Booklet
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Professionals Area

Resources for professionals

This section of the website will be useful for professionals working with people affected by substance misuse. You will find information and resources that can be of use to you and your clients, details of the services ASCERT can offer and opportunities for professional development.

Recent News:

New Psychoactive Substances

The Psychoactive Substances Act came into force on 26th May 2016 making all psychoactive substances illegal to supply, import or produce.

NPS harm reduction resources have been produced for synthetic cannabinoids and stimulants. 

Alcohol MOT

A new version of the Alcohol MOT, a screening tool for assessing alcohol risk and information on the recently changed guidance for alcohol have been produced.

You can download all these resources below

New Psychoactive Substances Factsheet for Professionals May 2016 (PDF)

Synthetic Cannabinoids Harm Reduction Advice Booklet (PDF)

Stimulants Harm Reduction Advice Booklet (PDF)

Alcohol MOT 2016 (PDF)

Alcohol Unit Guidance 2016 (PDF)

Help for Young People and Families
Help for Young People and Families
See what help is available for young people and their family
Help for Adults and Family Members
Help for Adults and Family Members
See what supports are available for adults and other family members
Resources
Resources
Get a comprehensive list of information leaflets, publications and practical guides here
Training Courses
Training Courses
Find out about professional development and community based training programmes we offer
Opportunities at ASCERT
Opportunities at ASCERT
Find out about current Jobs, Volunteering and Placement opportunities here

ASCERT
23 Bridge Street,
Lisburn
Co. Antrim
BT28 1XZ

Tel: 0800 2545 123
Fax: 028 9260 3874
Email: info@ascert.biz
Charity Number: NIC101239