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3 Day Workshop - How to Work with Clients who Misuse Alcohol & other Drugs

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The Boland Centre

14 Spence Street

Cairns, Queensland 4870

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The How to Work with Clients who Misuse Alcohol and other Drugs Workshop is a three day Workshop thay will be held from 08.30 to 4.30pm each day at the Boland Centre in Cairns.

The aim of the How to Work with Clients who Misuse Alcohol and other Drugs Workshop is to enhance the participants skills relevant to addiction behaviours.

Enrolment is open to both government and non-government personnel who have an interest in addiction-related problems. Experience in counselling is desirable but not mandatory.

Topics covered will be Drug Categories, Model of addiction, Drug effects, Assessment, Motivational Interviewing, Principles of Withdrawal, Strategies to Reduce Harm, Relapse Prevention/Goal Setting/Problem Solving, Working with Poly drug users, Managing Difficult Behaviours, Assertive Follow-up, Smoking Cessation & Brief intervention, Youth Outreach, Alcohol, Cannabis, Opioids, Psychostimulants & Treatment, Emerging Drugs

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Cairns, Queensland 4870

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