JANUARY: Methamphetamine (Ice)Over the past couple of months we have seen a growth in prevalence and discussion surrounding methamphetamine, or ice. Therefore, the Substance Use Team at AIH have put together an ‘Ice
The South Coast Medical Service Aboriginal Corporation Greater Southern NSW & ACT Region SEWB Workforce Support Unit has developed an AOD DVD resource for new Aboriginal Alcohol & Other Drug Workers and community. This resource has been develop
Just trying to develop a visual feedback form for our groups and training that we do.
Anyone go any examples or ideas to share?
This yarning place has 546 mob members.
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Aboriginal sport and health grant now open.
The second round of the Aboriginal health and sport funding grant is closing on Friday 21 November 2014. Organisations are encouraged to consider applying for events in their region in Victoria (Vic).
The funding is specifically to support events conducted by Aboriginal organisations that promote sport and health.
The grant is supported by the Vic Department of Health, GippSport and Gippsland Medicare Local and recognise that physical activity is a great platform to community engagement in the Aboriginal community.
Next rounds close on: Friday 21 November 2014 Friday 20 February 2015 Friday 22 May 2015.
This workshop is presented by Dr Tracy Westerman, a descendant of the Nyamal people. She holds a Post Graduate Diploma (Science) in Psychology, a Master's Degree (Clinical Psychology) and a Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology). As a recognised leade...
This workforce development training offers information on Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD), prevention strategies, and skills for working with Aboriginal women of child bearing age. Use of culturally secure resources developed for reducing use of al...
This year's conference theme, The times they are a changin', was chosen by the Scientific Program Committee to reflect the changing times and increased pressures faced by the alcohol and other drug (AOD) sector. Clinical and non-clinical research is also ...
This presentation will cover the findings from the baseline survey and formative research from the project conducted in Kiama, NSW, regarding alcohol consumption of adolescents.
Professor Sandra Jones will be presenting the findings.
Date: 18 Novemb...
This workshop is provided by the Western Australian Substance Users' Association and includes information on:
- drug users: an ageing populace
- people with disabilities
- long-term pharmacotherapies
- IV drug use and HIV/AIDS.
This workshop is s...