October 22, 2021 - 9:30 am

From: Family Drug Support

‘FREE’ Professional Development Workshop. Engaging with friends and family members of a person who has alcohol and/or other drug issues

Family Drug Support (FDS) has developed a highly successful model for supporting families affected by someone’s substance use.

Workshop Outcomes:

  • Gain knowledge of successful ‘Models of Change’ for supporting families affected by someone’s drug issues.
  • Identify the 5 stages that families experience and effective ways to respond.
  • Learn how to communicate more effectively with families in a professional situation.
  • Develop clearer understanding and gain skills to assist families to build resilience and improve the outcome for both the person with the drug issue and the family.
  • Recognise the benefit of psycho-social education for a family, in relation to the significant barriers they may face.
WHEN: Friday 22 October, 9.30am – 4.30pm
WHERE: Worship Hall, Salvation Army
96 Carlton Parade, Port Augusta

COST: FREE – Lunch and refreshments provided
BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL for catering purposes
Contact Angela: 0428 271 743
E: angela@fds.ngo.org.au