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Culturally Secure AOD Practice – Featuring IRIS - Mount Isa

by Insight

  • date & time

    Tue. 2 Jun 2020
    9:00 am – 4:30 pm

  • location
    MICRRH Lecture Room 1 & 2, James Cook University, Mount Isa Hospital Campus, Joan/Deighton Street entrance, Mount Isa QLD 4825

This updated 1-day workshop aims to build cultural capacity when working with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people who use substances. Designed for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous workers alike, the course promotes a culturally-secure AOD framework and approach to direct practice.

Participants will learn how to use the Indigenous Risk Impact Screen (IRIS) and associated brief intervention tools alongside other practical tips, tricks, tools and resources for use in everyday practice.

Image: The hands passing sand represents the sharing of knowledge. 

Presenter: Peggy Manton-Williams. and Jim Hunt

Please nopte, participants will be required to provide their own lunch.

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