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Workshop

Crystal Clear: Responding to Methamphetamine Use

by Insight

  • date & time

    Thu. 26 Nov 2020
    1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • location
    ONLINE: Zoom Video Conferencing

This workshop is designed to assist frontline health and community service practitioners who work in AOD treatment or casework support roles to better understand and respond to the specific needs of clients who use methamphetamine.

Topics covered include:

  • overview of meth/amphetamine: what it is and how it affects the body
  • history, statistics, current trends and rates of use
  • risks, harms, dependence, intoxication, withdrawal and psychosis
  • harm reduction and evidence-based treatment options
  • overview of new "Meth-Check" treatment tools
  • supporting families and significant others
  • designing services to better respond

This workshop is not recommended if you have previously completed the face to face half day Crystal Clear Workshop.


System requirements:

Prior to signing up to attend it is expected that you will ensure you are able to access a computer with an internet connection that will allow streaming of video. In addition, to get the most out of these sessions, access to a web cam and microphone are highly recommended. (Details and instructions on how to join the meeting will be sent to all registered participants in the lead up to the session. To check out Zoom prior to training, please go to https://zoom.us/).


Presenters: Dan Phillips and James Hoey

This Virtual Classroom is open to Queensland workers only.


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