THE AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND ADDICTION CONFERENCE

Date: 18 – 20 May 2016

Location: Gold Coast, Queensland 

Overview

This conference will focus on the theme, Other drugs – behavioural addictions, prevention, treatment and recovery. The conference aim is to deepen understanding around the interrelationship of addictive disorders between each other, as well as with mental health, family, community and culture.

Workshops, presentations and forums will enable the sharing of skills and understanding in the treatment of all addictive disorders including alcohol and other drugs, behavioural addictions, and the emerging field of online compulsive behaviour in both adults and children.

The target audience for this conference are practitioners such as:

  • addiction treatment counsellors
  • case workers
  • CEO’s, managers and leaders of addiction treatment centres
  • clinical nurses
  • clinical directors
  • counsellors
  • doctors
  • nurses
  • occupational therapists
  • psychiatrists
  • psychologists
  • social and youth workers
  • lecturers, researchers and policy advocates.

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