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Youth Focused AOD Practices Training – 2 Days – 26th & 27th June, 2017

June 26 - June 27

WRAD along with YSAS will be presenting a
2 Day – Youth Focused AOD Practices Training Program.

To be held on Monday 26th & Tuesday 27th June.
This training program aims to increase the capacity of service workers to effectively support and respond to the needs of young people using substances.

Cost for attendance at both days is $100

Over the 2 days, participants will have the opportunity to understand why young people use drugs, how they use them, and how to reduce harms.

Day 1:
Understanding drugs and their effects, patterns of adolescent drug use, trends in the local community.
Responding to intoxication and challenging presentations.
Applying harm reduction strategies.
Engaging young people in constructive conversations about drug use.

Day 2:
Experiential approach.
Family-inclusive practice.
Brief interventions.
Youth AOD service system.


June 26
June 27


2 Pertobe Road
Warrnambool, 3280 Australia

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