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Profile of a risky drinker…putting alcohol use on the consultation agenda | Webinar
May 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - May 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pmFree
This two-part webinar will take place on Tuesday 1 May and Tuesday 8 May.
This workshop has been tailored for busy general practice clinicians to implement
opportunistic questioning, screening and brief interventions for patients who engage in at risk drinking. The workshop will offer clinicians strategies to meaningfully engage patients in discussion about their drinking during a routine consultation and offer solutions to incorporate brief interventions.
On completion of this workshop participants should be able to:
1. Identify signs and symptoms that may indicate a patient's presenting issue is linked
to their risky drinking behaviour
2. Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of screening and brief
3. Identify when and how to implement an alcohol screening tool, and how to interpret
4. Demonstrate strategies for brief intervention
Click here to register for the event. RSVP by 30 April.