Tue. 12 Oct 2021
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Assessing and managing withdrawal is one of the core components of alcohol and other drug treatment. This course provides an overview of the assessment and management of withdrawal for people who are dependent on alcohol and other drugs as outlined in the Queensland Alcohol and Drug Withdrawal Clinical Practice Guidelines. Covering the five main substances of dependence (alcohol, benzodiazepines, opioids, cannabis, and methamphetamine), this training is suitable for all AOD and mental health practitioners and is especially recommended for Nurses working within these settings.
By the end of this workshop learners will be able to:
NB: This workshop is a prerequisite for the Advanced Withdrawal Course for Nurses.