Thursday, 10 June 2021 - 12:00 amWorkshopFacilitated by Madeleine Russell.
Introduction to Problem Gambling introduces you to basic concepts relevant to the development, identification and treatment of problem gambling, with specific reference to public health perspectives and best practice.Thursday, 10 June 2021 - 12:00 am
Wednesday, 16 June 2021 - 01:00 pmTalking PointPresented by Associate Professor Rebecca McKetin
Currently there are no approved pharmacotherapies for methamphetamine dependence.Wednesday, 16 June 2021 - 01:00 pm
Wednesday, 16 June 2021 - 07:00 pmWorkshopBreakThrough offers practical strategies and support, and provides an opportunity for family members to connect and learn from each other.Wednesday, 16 June 2021 - 07:00 pm
Tuesday, 22 June 2021 - 10:00 amSeminarPresented by Dr. Naomi Crafti
This seminar will explore both the evidence based practice (research) and practice based evidence (clinician/client experience) in support of working with clients ‘In Recovery’.Tuesday, 22 June 2021 - 10:00 am
Wednesday, 21 July 2021 - 01:00 pmTalking PointTalking Point: Predictors of cognitive functioning in presentations to addiction neuropsychology: Are we paying enough attention to modifiable risk factors?Presented by Dr James Gooden
This talk will highlight some of the common presentations to our addiction neuropsychology service and discuss the role of potentially modifiable risk factors for cognitive impairment in individuals with AOD histories.Wednesday, 21 July 2021 - 01:00 pm
Monday, 26 July 2021 - 10:00 amWorkshopPresented by Dr Debbie Ling.
Compassion is a relatively new area of research with fMRI studies showing compassion to be a positive state of mind and associated with feelings of warmth, concern, reward and affiliation. Compassion is now understood to boost the well-being of the giver and protect against burnout.Monday, 26 July 2021 - 10:00 am