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Vic manning
3 July 2023
Turning Point is excited to announce that Head of Research and Workforce Development Victoria Manning has been promoted to Professor.
Vic Manning
26 June 2023
Turning Point is excited to announce Head of Research and Workforce Development, Prof Victoria Manning has received funding from the Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund to develop a new app called Modif-i.
2 June 2023
Turning Point is excited to announce Dr Tristan Duncan has been selected alongside Dr Aysel Sultan from the Technical University of Munich to participate in the Victoria-Germany Bilateral Academic Exchange Program.
22 May 2023
Trying to understand your own or someone else's drug, alcohol or gambling use can be very confronting.
Harm Reduction International Conference
15 May 2023
Last week was Harm Reduction Day, a day that acknowledges the work being done to create and implement policies, programs and practices to minimise the harm caused by drug use.
Mocha and Latte Bunnies
2 May 2023
This year, Wellington House introduced two therapy bunnies named Mocha and Latte. We talk with Addiction Medicine Specialist Noel Plumley to discuss the unique benefits these fluffy creatures provide to both staff and clients.
Patient experience
26 April 2023
This week is Patient Experience Week, an annual event that recognises healthcare staff providing quality care to their patients.
6 April 2023
Turning Point is launching the new statewide specialist centre for addiction and mental health today, now known as the Hamilton Centre. We wish to thank the Minister for Mental Health and Ambulance Services, Min Gabrielle Williams for being a part of the launch.
Turning Point Internships
29 March 2023
Turning Point offers educational internships that provide opportunities for students to gain foundational skills and knowledge in the alcohol and other drugs (AOD) sector.
Piritta Murfett
21 March 2023
World Social Work Day is a time to celebrate the profession and promote the great work social workers do for people within our communities who are often struggling and stigmatised. In honour of this year's Social Worker Day, we talked to Turning Point Social Worker, Piritta Murfett.
15 February 2023
February 11 was International Day of Women and Girls in science. To celebrate, we talked to four female researchers at Turning Point, all at different stages of their career.