Professional development

Turning Point is able to provide fee for service training in a range of areas including:

  • Introduction to dealing with AOD issues (for secondary schools, tertiary institutions, workplaces and allied health professionals),
  • Assessment, treatment and referral for AOD problems,
  • Young people and AOD issues,
  • Pharmacotherapy,
  • Dual diagnosis and mental health assessment and treatment for AOD clinicians,
  • Understanding and treating methamphetamine users and other topics by negotiation.

In addition to fee for service training, Turning Point also delivers a training calendar, with workshops scheduled throughout the year. These workshops are available to the AOD sector, other allied health professionals, students and/or community groups. The workshops are held in Turning Point’s training room in North Richmond.

Our training staff have extensive clinical and training experience.   

Please contact Naomi Crafti at for more information about any of Turning Point’s professional development programs.