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Trauma Informed Care for AOD Practice - Brisbane

by Insight and Dovetail

  • date & time

    Thu. 4 Mar 2021
    9:00 am – 4:30 pm

  • location
    4th Floor, 270 Roma Street, 'Biala' City Community Health Centre, Brisbane QLD 4000

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 - prevalence, definitions, signs and symptoms
  • Neuroscience of trauma
  • Principles of Trauma Informed Care (TIC) 
  • Links to substance use and treatment
  • Responding to client needs and building a tool kit
  • Self-care and healing



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. 


Pre-requisite: If you are new to the area of AOD practice, it is recommended that you have completed the Foundational Alcohol and Other Drug Concepts e-Learning (Insight) or Young People and Drugs (Dovetail) training at minimum before attending this course.

Presenters: Michelle Taylor and Jade Phillips.


Tea, coffee and a light lunch are provided at all full-day workshops at Biala. Please note that the room can get quite cold at times, so bring a jacket if you think you may need one. The building is wheelchair accessible and interpreters, captioning services and other sensory impairment aids can be organised if required. Please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to your workshop to discuss. Roma Street train and bus station is the closest public transport access to Biala and current construction works are being undertaken on the Cross River Rail project, for up to date information on how this may impact you, please refer to https://crossriverrail.qld.gov.au/construction/roma-street-construction/

 Please ensure adherence to all relevant conditions https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/public-health-directions for attendance to our workshops.

Any last minute changes due to COVID restrictions in QLD may have implications to this event, a virtual alternative will be offered and details will be forwarded via e-mail. Please ensure all contact details are up to date on your Insight profile to facilitate this.

NB: There is no parking available at Biala.


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