September 16, 2021 - 11:30 am

From: Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use

Register for upcoming webinars on evidence-based practice

The Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use at the University of Sydney has been funded by the Australian Government Department of Health to develop a series of on-demand webinars on evidence-based practice. Since May this year, the Comorbidity Project team have hosted monthly webinars focused on building capacity in relation to evidence-based practice approaches to the management and treatment of co-occurring alcohol and other drug (AOD) and mental health conditions.

You can register for our upcoming webinars below. All previous webinars are freely available via the Comorbidity Project webinar library.

SEPTEMBER | Building comorbidity capacity in AOD services: what works?
Presenters: Associate Professor Kirsten Morley (Addiction Medicine, University of Sydney), Eva Louie (Addiction Medicine, University of Sydney) and Dr. Vicki Giannopoulos (Drug Health Services, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital)
When: Thursday 16 September, 12PM – 1PM (AEST)
By the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
  • Describe how clinical training in the Pathways to Comorbidity Care (PCC) project was used to assist in the implementation of evidence-based practice using the National Comorbidity Guidelines;
  • Describe how clinical champions were used in the PCC project to assist with the implementation of evidence-based practice using the National Comorbidity Guidelines;
  • Describe how clinical supervision was used in the PCC project to assist with the implementation of evidence-based practice using the National Comorbidity Guidelines.