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The profile of festival drug takers might be different to what you expect

22 Jul 2019

  The average festival goer is young, white, well educated and employed. Gbarkz Monica Barratt, RMIT University; Adam Winstock, UCL; Caitlin Hughes, Flinders University, and Jason Ferris, The University.


Drug rehab: what works and what to keep in mind when choosing a private treatment provider

16 Jul 2019

In alcohol or drug rehabilitation, much of the day is spent in either group or individual therapy. from Nicole Lee, Curtin University The public alcohol and drug system.


How rehab helps heavy drug and alcohol users think differently

4 Jul 2019

Living in a group environment is part of learning how to manage without using drugs. Shutterstock Julaine Allan, Charles Sturt University; Alice Munro, UNSW, and Susan Collings, University of.


Julie Babineau, CEO, Odyssey House spoke at the ACHSM NSW Evening Forum

3 May 2019

ACHSM NSW (Australasian College of Health Service Management) hosted an evening forum last night, Thursday 2 May 2019, featuring two inspiring leaders of not for profit organisations. Ms Carmel.


Defy expectations and ask for help

28 Sep 2018

With over 65% of our clients being male in our Residential Services, we hear from the new Director Residential Services, Mark Stevens, about the need to de-stigmatise men’s health..