Addiction is a chronic illness which affects the mind, body and sense of wellbeing. Anyone of us could potentially fall into addiction it is non-discriminatory.

This workshop will provide you with a better understanding about addiction and approaches used to manage it.

Topics include

  • History of drug use
  • The brain and addiction
  • Illicit and licit drug groups
  • Harm minimisation approach
  • Therapeutic considerations
  • Successful Interventions used with this group

Professional Development series