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Professional Development

Free Training: Family Inclusive Practice

AOD Family Inclusive Practice - Cairns

Families can impact and be impacted by our clients' use of substances.  This free one day workshop will explore a range of family inclusive approaches, strategies and tools that can assist in improving the effectiveness of alcohol and drug treatmnet, including addressing some of the barriers to implementing family-inclusive approaches in practice.  this training is provided by Insight QLD Health AOD staff.

Topics include:

  • Understanding the impact of substance use on families
  • Including families in intake and assessment
  • Explaining and managing confidentiality
  • Genograms and Timeline approaches
  • Supporting families through treatment
  • Negotiating child protection and family and domestic violence concerns.
  • Tips for family self-care

Presenters: Michelle Taylor and Karen Hassan

To register and for more information, please go here.