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Youth AOD Forensic workforce training - December 6 & 11

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Caraniche

260 Hoddle Street

Level 1

Abbotsford, VIC 3067

Australia

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The Department of Health & Human Services has funded Caraniche to provide a series of free two-day training workshops focused on Youth AOD in the forensic setting. This training will be open to all staff working in Youth AOD setting, and will have an emphasis on working in forensic and justice settings.

Caraniche has a team of psychologists, specialist forensic AOD clinicians and trainers who are contracted to provide forensic AOD treatment within both the Victorian public prison and community forensic systems. Attendees must be able to attend both days of this training.

Training will run on Wednesday December 6 and Monday December 11. Both days of training will run from 9.30am - 4.30pm. This training is FREE for eligible individuals, however you must be able to attend both days.

There is a maximum of 20 places in each training program and a limit of three places per organisation.

Training areas covered in this two-day workshop:

  • Understanding the Youth Justice System in Victoria
  • Substance use and offending in Youth Justice clients
  • Forensic assessment, Case formulation and Treatment planning
  • Confidentiality, Consent and Documentation
  • Managing treatment interfering behaviours and boundaries
  • Trauma-informed care
  • Self-care in the forensic context

FAQs

Who is eligible to attend this training?

To be eligible for this free training, attendees must be working with Youth, ASCO-funded clients in a frontline role (NOT supervisory or managerial).

Can I attend this training if I don't work with Forensic Youth AOD clients?

Unfortunately, this training is currently only funded for frontline workers who are currently working with ACSO-funded Youth AOD clients. If you are unsure if you meet this criteria, please email us at training@caraniche.com.au

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Location

Caraniche

260 Hoddle Street

Level 1

Abbotsford, VIC 3067

Australia

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