Introduction to Alcohol and Other Drugs 

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Introduction to Alcohol and Other Drugs 

1 December @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

$160

Participants will be able to identify the most common drugs and substances encountered in the community/workplace and how they impact the individual. Gaining an understanding of the reasons why individuals may turn to substances, participants will learn strategies to communicate effectively with individuals under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The concept of Harm Reduction/Minimisation and associated strategies will be introduced, and participants will gain knowledge of appropriate treatment options. The relationship between substance misuse and poor mental health is explored and strategies provided to deal with individuals who may have a complex mental health condition as a result of alcohol or drug use.  

Details

Date:
1 December
Time:
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Cost:
$160
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Website:
https://taskforce.org.au/courses/introduction-to-aod/

Organiser

Taskforce
Phone:
95320811
Email:
education@taskforce.org.au
Website:
https://taskforce.org.au/education/professional-development/

Venue

Taskforce Education Hub
15, 16/8 Tuck St, Moorabbin VIC 3189
Melbourne, 3189
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Phone:
9532 0811
Website:
https://taskforce.org.au/