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Trauma Informed Care for AOD Practice - Cairns

by Insight and Dovetail

  • date & time

    Fri. 17 May 2019
    9:00 am – 4:30 pm

  • location
    Education Centre, A Block, Floor 3, Room 2, Cairns Base Hospital, 165 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD, 4870

Insight and Dovetail collaborate to bring you an interactive workshop on Trauma Informed Care for AOD Practice.  The workshop is targeted towards alcohol and other drug (AOD) workers who wish to develop their understanding and application of trauma informed care.

This workshop will cover:

  • Trauma and Trauma Informed Care (TIC)
  • TIC and Substance Use: Making the Links
  • Neuroscience of Trauma
  • Vicarious Trauma: Self-care and use of self
  • Responding to client needs & building a Tool Kit  

NB: This workshop requires workers to have a foundational level of knowledge of AOD practice; the workshop is designed to complement and enhance your existing AOD practice. 

If you are new to the area of AOD practice, it is recommended that you have completed the AOD Crash Course (Insight) or Young People and Drugs (Dovetail) training at minimum before attending this course.

Presenters: Michelle Taylor (Insight) and Jade Phillips (Dovetail)

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