This full-day workshop targets practitioners who work directly with young people aged 12 - 25 years in a one-on-one capacity including youth workers, alcohol and drug workers / clinicians, child safety officers, youth justice officers, youth support coordinators, school-based youth health nurses, Indigenous health workers, mental health professionals, guidance officers and employment and vocational staff.
The training provides an overview of youth alcohol and other drug (AOD) use including:
Places are limited, and there may be a limit on the number of workers from one service who can attend, depending on the level of demand. Bookings essential.
Presenters: Karl Lacis and Imogen Malone
Please note: Tea, coffee and a light lunch are provided at all full-day workshops at Biala.
This training is not suited for people who do not work in a one-on-one capacity with young people, for example, police officers and members of the general public, including concerned family members. If this is you, please contact us if you would like to explore other more suitable training options.