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Meeting the challenges of alcohol dependence and risky drinking behaviours in rural Victoria | Shepparton

March 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Participants who attend this alcohol and other drug forum will learn learn how to:

  • Have difficult conversations and recognise behaviour change principles
  • Utilise specialist addiction medicine information and  appropriate screening, assessment and monitoring tools
  • Recognise treatment goals and options
  • Assess and manage alcohol withdrawal risks
  • Identify and use appropriate harm minimisation and prevention strategies
  • Work collaboratively with local health care professionals

Presenters:

  • Associate Professor Yvonne Bonomo and Dr Martin Lloyd-Jones, St Vincents Hospital Melbourne
  • Professor Edward Ogden, Parkville Juvenile Centre and  Swinburne University
  • Joseph Carey, Goulburn Valley Health

Full full details click here for the flyer

To RSVP click here by  Monday 26 March

 

Organiser

Murray PHN – Goulburn Valley
Phone:
03 5831 5399
Email:
GVevents@murrayphn.org.au

Venue

The Parklake
481 Wyndham Street
Shepparton, Victoria 3630 Australia
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