Available courses

Training on the management of agitation expressed by people with psychological disorder. 

This course is three weeks distance learning, one week onsite lectures and two weeks clinical rotations in a structured substance abuse treatment unit in Nigeria. It is a competency-based with overall objective of producing health workers with the competencies to organize and facilitate processes involved in substance abuse treatment program.

Target audience

  • Basic training in medicine, nursing, psychology, social works, counselling or allied field.
  • Current employment in a facility providing drug addiction interventions or an intention to work in such.

Training fee

Seventy thousand Naira (N70,000), covering

  • Three-week online training
  • Online electronic portfolio
  • Tea break and lunch during the one week of classroom lectures.
  • Printed training materials

NOTE: The fee does not cover accommodation

Number of participants

  • Maximum of thirty (30)

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  • Start: June 14, 2019
  • End:  August 10, 2019

For more information and application, visit the main website of the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Aro, Nigeria.

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