Alcohol Change UK: Autism, alcohol and other substances
- Substance misuse services are better able to meet the needs of people with autism.
- Autism services are more aware of substance use issues.
- Both sets of services are working together better.
Welcome and introductions
9:35am - 10:05am Dr Julia Lewis, Consultant Addiction Psychiatrist, Gwent Specialist Substance Misuse Service
10:05am - 10:35am Cathie Long, Independent Social Worker
10:35am - 10:45am Ten-minute tea break
11:15am - 11:45am Prof Mark Brosnan and Dr Sally Adams, University of Bath
Working with neuro-diverse drinkers
11:45am - 11:5am Ten-minute tea break
11:55am - 12:35pm Facilitated discussions between delegates: shared challenges and future collaborations
12:35pm - 12:45pm Andrew Misell
Contact Name: Ollie John
Contact number: 02922 33 1080