October 21, 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.

OCTOBER | Shared decision making in mental health treatment: what clinicians need to know
Presenter: Dr Alana Fisher (Research Fellow, eCentre Clinic, Macquarie University)
When: Thursday 21 October, 12PM – 1PM (AEST)
By the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
  • Identify the key rationale for and components of shared decision-making in clinical practice;
  • Articulate the potential benefits of shared decision-making for mental health populations, including those with co-occurring alcohol and other drug use conditions;
  • Understand ways of facilitating shared decision-making in practice, including via the use of decision-aids.