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Dual Diagnosis Carers Forum
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From: 10:00
To: 17:00

West Building
North Campus

How to get there:

Set your satellite navigation for Long Street, Ipswich.

For more information contact:

Howard Tidman
07557 290169 
Martin Jones
07500 228000

A forum for those caring for people with substance misuse problems and mental health problems.

Providing useful advice from:

  • Psychiatrists

  • Psychologists

  • Service provider

  • Carers

Covering various issues affecting Dual Diagnosis and those caring for them. This is your chance to find support and ask questions!

There will be stalls from various organizations and charities explaining what services they provide and how to access them.

Free holistic therapies!

All welcome!

Speakers and timings subject to change: 

10.00am - 10.30am

Bim Templeman,
Public Health

10.30am - 11.15am

Why do people with mental health problems use drugs?
Dr Russell Norton, Turning Point

11.15am –12.00am

The problem with legal highs:
Renato Masetti

12.00pm – 12.45pmLunch
12.45pm - 1.30pm

Substance Misuse in the Family:
Ruth Croft,
Turning Point

1.30pm - 2.15pm

What to do in the event of an overdose:
The British Red Cross

2.15pm – 2.45pmBreak
2.45pm - 3.30pm

The Carers' perspective:
Bev & Sue

3.30pm – 4.15pm

Addiction - "The whole family" perspective: Glenn Robinson,

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