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NHS Fife - Healthy Young Lives: Improving Young People's Health
When: 9.30am-4.30pm, Wednesday 28 November 2018 Where: The Bay Hotel, Burntisland Road, Kinghorn, KY3 9YE This event is being organised by NHS Fife This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
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Aims: To increase the knowledge and skills of those working with young people (11-18 year olds) in how they can contribute to improving health and wellbeing, addressing risk taking behaviour and tackling health inequalities.
Successful completion of this course will provide:
• Identified the main factors which influence young people’s health and wellbeing
• Explored the underlying causes of risk taking behaviour in young people
• Knowledge of how their own practice impacts upon the health and wellbeing of young people
• Discussed the main approaches within health promotion which improve the health and wellbeing of young people
• Identified which approaches can be adopted within their own practice to improve health and risk taking behaviours in young people.
Would suit: Anyone who works with young people in any setting in Fife, including foster carers.
To apply for a place on this course please click here.