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Problem gambling for AOD clinicians - Workshop 1

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Turning Point, Eastern Health

110 Church Street

Richmond, VIC 3121

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Gambling disorder is the only 'non-substance-related disorder' included under substance-related and addictive disorders in the DSM-V. As gambling related problems often occur for those engaged in alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment, clinicians are ideally placed to identify and respond accordingly to gambling problems experienced by their clients.

The aim of this workshop is to increase participants' knowledge and understanding of problem gambling, and enhance their ability to identify, assess and respond appropriately to those with gambling related issues.

Presenter: Dr Jane Oakes is the Gambling Services Co-ordinator for Turning Point’s Telephone and Online Services and has previously held senior positions at the Statewide Gambling Service and Flinders University. Jane's work has included roles as senior clinician, training coordinator and lecturer. She has expertise in using CBT for the treatment of anxiety disorders, depression and problem gambling. Jane also holds the positon of Unit Coordinator for the gambling subject in the Master of Addiction at Monash University.

Who should register? AOD and mental health clinicians.

Cost: $220 (payable by credit card only).

Lunch: A light lunch including a vegetarian selection is provided.

Cancellation policy: If your circumstances change and you no longer can attend this event after you have registered please email training@turningpoint.org.au no later than one (1) week prior to the event to cancel and/or be issued with a full refund. A refund will not be issued if notification has not been received within this time frame and you will be required to pay for the event.

Enquiries: Marion Brophy 8413 8413 or marionb@turningpoint.org.au

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