Reflections on Insight’s 'Living with Addiction’
Clinical Director for Turning Point’s Statewide Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Associate Professor Shalini Arunogiri reflects on SBS Insight’s ‘Living with Addiction’ episode and the importance of amplifying the real stories of addiction.
Celebrating our diverse coalition: Rethink Addiction National Convention
On September 12–13, we reignited the conversation our country needs to have about addiction.
Health4Her is a brief intervention to improve awareness of the alcohol-breast cancer link and address harmful alcohol use among women attending breast screening services.
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Time to Rethink Addiction
Addiction remains a common yet widely misunderstood health condition with prevailing stigma that prevents affected individuals from seeking information and support. Building on the ground-breaking SBS series, Addicted Australia, Turning Point has launched a public campaign to Rethink Addiction.
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