A pilot of team-based dual diagnosis training for assertive Outreach teams

Liz Hughes, Derek Tobin, Patrick McGlynn, Kevin Heffernan

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Assertive outreach teams are working with a significant proportion of people with complex needs, including dual diagnosis. Government policy has highlighted the role of assertive outreach in engaging and intervening with this group. This paper reports on the development and evaluation of a specific team-focused training package and its trial in the Eastern and West Midlands regions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6-12
Number of pages7
JournalAdvances in Dual Diagnosis
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes


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