Level 2: Toxic Trio

Level 2: Toxic Trio


To examine how the “toxic trio” of parental substance misuse, parental mental illness and domestic abuse co-exist within families and the impact these have on children.


By the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Recognise how these factors co-exist within families and the implications for child protection
  • Understand how the issues impact on children and young people
  • Understand the challenges these present for multi-disciplinary work

It is expected that participants will have a basic knowledge of mental illness,domestic abuse and substance misuse before attending this course.


           20.09.11           Thirsk

        16.03.12      York      CLOSED

Course Facilitator:

             Mel Thornton

Start:     9:30 am

Finish:    4:00 pm

This course will be restricted to 24 participants

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