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The Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference

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The 2016 Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference will be held in Gold Coast, Queensland from 18 May – 20 May. The conference will focus on cannabis use and dependence…

Event: APSAD 2016 Sydney Conference

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The 2016 Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs (APSAD) conference is being held in Sydney from 30 October – 2 November.  The conference will focus on emerging issues, new treatment,…

Event: Trauma in AOD webinar series

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The Change Agent Network is running its first webinar series on the topic of trauma within alcohol and other drug settings. Experts will provide information for AOD professionals to become more…

Event: Australian Winter School’s AOD Workshop

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Registrations are now open for an intensive two-day workshop which will challenge attendees to piece together best alcohol and other drug service delivery. Australian Winter School is shaking things up…

Event: Report on findings into adolescent alcohol consumption

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Australian Catholic University’s Centre for Health and Social Research is holding a presentation covering the initial findings of an intervention in adolescent alcohol consumption. The intervention, which aims to address misconceptions regarding…

Event: Talking Point Seminar Series – Peer Support Programs in Treatment of Addiction

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Melbourne drug and alcohol research organization Turning Point are holding another Talking Point presentation, this time regarding the use of peer support programs in the treatment of addiction. The presentation,…

Event: Turning Point Symposium

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Turning Point Alcohol & Drug Centre are holding their annual Oration and Symposium this Thursday. The events are an opportunity for alcohol and other drug professionals to meet and establish…

Event: Mindfulness in alcohol and other drugs work

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Turning Point is providing a one day introductory training course on Mindfulness based interventions for working in the alcohol and drug sector. The course is designed for those working in…

Event: Training for AOD Workers

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Turning Point is providing a free four-day training course on working with AOD affected clients in a range of settings including night patrols, detoxification/withdrawal units and sobering up shelters. The…

Event: An introduction to AOD prevention within communities

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The Government of Western Australia Drug and Alcohol Office is hosting a training course on preventing AOD problems within communities. The course is designed for service providers who have a…