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Youth AOD Awareness and Drug BoxTraining Opportunity

July 9 @ 9:00 am 4:30 pm

The Mental Health Commission is facilitating a full day training event on Tuesday, 9 July 2024 on Youth AOD Awareness (including Drug Box Training) in Bunbury. Nominations for this training are now open. There is no cost for this training.

Date: Tuesday, 9 July 2024
Time: 9:00am to 4:30pm (registrations from 8:30am)
Location: The Hall, Milligan House, 35 Milligan Street, BUNBURY 6230
Facilitators: Bec Craft & Sarah Dansie

Learning outcomes for this session include:

  • Understand roles and responsibilities when working with young people who use AOD
  • Explore attitudes and views towards young people who use AOD
  • Discuss AOD dependence
  • Discuss national harm minimization strategy and harm reduction approach
  • Define AOD withdrawal
  • Explore types and categories of drugs
  • Discuss opioid overdose and naloxone
  • Apply AOD assessment tools and models to a case study

Lunch will be provided. Please register your interest by COB Tuesday, 2 July 2024.

Other enquiries can be directed to Sarah Dansie, Principal Workforce Development Officer – Youth at sarah.dansie@mhc.wa.gov.au

Please note nomination does not guarantee a spot as spaces are limited. Registration will be
confirmed with successful applicants via calendar invite.

35 Milligan street
Bunbury, Washington 6230 Australia
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