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30 Jun
Alcohol and other drugs, Assessment & intervention

The Reasons For Use Package is an evidence-based resource that supports integrated treatment. Service users and staff across mental health, housing...

Webinar
28 Jul
Alcohol and other drugs, Assessment & intervention

Kevan Myers from Nexus Dual Diagnosis Consultation Service and Steve West from Eastern Dual Diagnosis Service will draw on practice wisdom and...

Online Mode
02 Aug
Alcohol and other drugs, Trauma informed care

Run over two sessions, on two separate days, gain an understanding of Trauma Informed Care and how this can be implemented within your everyday...

Other learning opportunities

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Dual diagnosis refers to the co-occurrence of mental illness and substance use disorder. The co-existence of mental health and drug and alcohol...

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This course provides you with an introduction to the impact of parental alcohol and other drugs (AOD) use, or substance use, on children. It provides...

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Ice: Training for Frontline Workers is a free resource for frontline workers who want to enhance their crystal methamphetamine skills and knowledge...

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Exploring the place of alcohol and other drug services in the mental health system

Alcohol and other drugs | 2020

This report by 360Edge explores the role of alcohol and other drug policy, services, prevention and supports in a successful mental health system. Four key areas are identified; maintain specialisation, improve internal capability, increase external collaboration, and provide adequate funding.

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Strategy for the Alcohol and Other Drug Peer Workforce in Victoria

Alcohol and other drugs | Workplace wellbeing & practice support | 2019

This Strategy describes the required activity needed to adequately develop, support and sustain the AOD peer workforce. It aims to assist policy developers, funders, AOD peer workers and their employers to work towards a sustainable and thriving peer workforce. Pdf version.

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Alcohol and Drug Foundation’s digital library

Alcohol and other drugs | 2019

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation’s digital library offers free access to over 1 million resources including reports, e-books, full text journal articles and more.

Search or browse the 4,000+ journals on offer in the e-journals A-Z.

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Reasons For Use Package

Alcohol and other drugs | 2018

A resource that facilitates therapeutic conversations with consumers to explore issues relating to the interaction between their mental health and alcohol and/or other drug use.

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