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March 2017

Group Skills Workshop

March 5 - April 5
3/35 Grey Street
Traralgon, 3850 Australia
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Held throughout the State, but am interested in the TRARALGON based program for current Alcohol and Drug based clinicians.

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April 2017

Evening Supper Series: Tricky Conversations with Children: Talking about Addiction

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8 Gardiner Street
Brunswick, 3056 Australia
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Workshop details Many adults express challenges when talking with children about sensitive topics such as family violence, mental illness, and substance misuse/addiction. However, there is evidence that children do better when given age appropriate information and support about what is happening in their family, and that these conversations can strengthen family relationships and promote family recovery. After a successful introduction to the supper series in 2016, this workshop will offer theoretical frameworks and practical skills for engaging in conversations with…

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July 2017

Marc Lewis one day workshop

July 24
Melbourne, 3000 Australia
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Marc Lewis - Author of Memoirs of an Addicted Brain & The Biology of Desire is in Melbourne for his ONLY Australian Workshop. This workshop is for you if you are interested in the brain science behind addiction and how this knowledge can be used to find effective solutions in practice settings. This workshop is specially designed for alcohol and other drug counsellors, peer workers, case managers and youth workers, as well as other health workers whose role may bring…

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Marc Lewis Public Seminar

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Melbourne, 3000 Australia
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Ever wondered what happens in the addicted brain? Marc Lewis, world renowned author and speaker, talks about his own experience with addiction, what happens to the brain on drugs and solutions to the problems of addiction. Is addiction really a brain disease? Come to this fascinating talk by a world leader and find out. This seminar is for parents, professionals and people who use drugs who are interested in the brain science of addiction. Hear about the science in an…

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November 2017

APSAD Conference

November 12 - November 15
65 Queens Road
Albert Park, 3004 Australia
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APSAD Melbourne 2017 Conference, to be held at Pullman Melbourne Albert Park from Sunday 12 November to Wednesday 15 November 2017 will showcase Australia’s high quality and cutting edge research into treatment, prevention, and policy. We will also welcome our international colleagues, with this conference serving as the perfect backdrop to build new collaborations and renew old ones. The 2017 conference will also continue to provide a rich environment for clinicians and health care providers to talk about their latest…

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