Helping people affected by addiction.

Through treatment, research, education and leadership.

For immediate advice call the National Alcohol and Drug Information Service 1800 250 015

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Monthly Family Information Sessions

Sessions with professionally trained facilitators | Wednesday 18 December 2019

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Connect & Learn: Showcase your Research, Clinical Practice or Project

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Webinar and seminar videos

You can now view our archive of Talking Point seminar videos and Connect & Learn webinar videos.

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Talking Point: Common Elements of Family Therapy for Adolescents with Substance Problems

Bryce D McLeod, Ph.D., Associate Editor of the Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, shares common elements of family therapy for adolescents experiencing substance problems.

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Connect & Learn: Online Communities for AOD recovery - A new and exciting story

Turning Point's Online Community Development Officer; Brittany Pantano explores the objectives and operations of online communities which enable peer support for those making change in their substance use.

Research, policy and analysis

Read more of our research reports and policy articles.

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Artificial Intelligence to assist Suicide Prevention with Google Grant Funding

Google.org has funded Turning Point, in partnership with Monash University, to receive a major grant to use artificial intelligence (AI) to assist the coding of national ambulance data for suicide-related attendances.

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Beyond the Emergency

Our world first study – Beyond the Emergency – with Monash University and in partnership with ambulance services Australia wide, investigated the scale and nature of male mental health presentations to ambulance services.

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Methamphetamine Treatment Guidelines

Turning Point has just released the 2nd edition of the Methamphetamine Treatment Guidelines – a resource developed to support health professionals in the clinical management of methamphetamine use disorder.

Read and download the guidelines

Methamphetamine Treatment Guidelines Front Cover

 

Turning Point would like to acknowledge the Wurundjeri people who are the Traditional Custodians of this Land. We would also like to pay respect to the Elders both past and present of the Kulin Nation and extend that respect to other Indigenous Australians.