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Event: Winter School earlybird registration closing soon

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Earlybird registration for Live Lived Well’s Australian Winter School closes this Friday, with the alcohol and other drug conference this year set to explore the theme of ‘Unleash potential’. Now…

Event: ATCA Conference

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The Australasian Therapeutic Communities Association’s (ATCA) annual conference is being held 12-14 October in Auckland, New Zealand. Bringing together professionals, researchers and clinicians working in the alcohol and other drug…

Event: Lunchtime research seminar – Melbourne

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The Centre for Health and Social Research (CHaSR) is hosting a lunchtime research seminar on recent trends in alcohol consumption in Australia. The seminar will be presented by Dr. Michael…

Event: Innovation in Action seminar

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ReGen are hosting a seminar on alcohol and other drug treatment in Victoria on 30 April. Presentations will touch on a number of different treatment areas, as well as a panel discussion…

Event: Walk to Celebrate Recovery from Addiction

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This weekend in Melbourne will see the third annual Walk to Celebrate Recovery from Addiction. The Walk to Celebrate Recovery from Addication brings together people who are in recovery or…

Event: Putting Primary Prevention in the Picture

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Later this month, the Australian Drug Foundation will run a workshop focussing on how local governments can play an important role in prevention of drug and alcohol-related harm.  Held in…

Event: ADASC conference recap

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The Australasian Drug and Alcohol Strategy Conference took place in Brisbane last week, from 17-20 March. Over 600 delegates gathered to discuss evidence based harm-reduction strategies, and much of the…

Event: Grey Matters Conference

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The use of medicine among older Australians is set to be discussed at the Grey Matters Conference, held in Adelaide on 1 April. Two-thirds of Australians over 75 years old…

Event: LGBTI cultural competency training

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At the end of April, cultural sensitivity/competency training will be held in Melbourne for GPs and practice nurses to better understand and manage the needs of people from within the LGBTI…

Event: eheadspace online info session

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eheadspace is an online and telephone mental health support service for young people and their families and friends. They occasionally run online information sessions as a way for young people and their…