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
Recent updates that have occurred on the HealthInfoNet substance use topic pages http://www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au/substanceuse
This yarning place has 545 mob members.
Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
Hi WAIHPN mob members,
The Commissioner for Children and Young People
is holding a consultation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children
and young people from across WA.
The aim of the consultation is to give WA
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people a voice on what
is important to them and their hopes for the future, and to publish a report
based on their views.
Expressions of Interest are open for community
agencies to run consultations with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
children and young people throughout WA.
Grants of up to $6,000 will be provided to
successful organisations to support the consultations with children and young
of Interest form is available on the Commissioner’s website and must be submitted by Friday 29 August 2014.
For further information visit the Commissioner’s
website or contact Jackie Craigie firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (08) 6213 2218.
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 workshop is available in Hobart and Devonport, Tasmania, and will be presented by Dr Anna Dimsey and aims to
* enhance understanding on brief interventions
* assess clients for appropriate brief interventions
* use brief interventions with clien...
This workshop is aimed at workers or volunteers currently working with people who inject drugs and who have some level of training and/or experience. The workshop provides a sound foundation to consolidate existing knowledge for those wishing to expand th...
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 ...