Penington Institute offers training sessions designed to provide individuals and organisations with a clearer understanding of contemporary patterns of drug use.

No matter where you are located or what type of organisation you are, we can deliver training to suit your needs, with content tailored to the unique requirements of your workplace including scenarios, discussion topics and practical solutions.

Training topics include:

  • Ice – crystal methamphetamine introduction
  • Ice – crystal methamphetamine tailored programs
  • Ice professional forum
  • Ice community forum
  • Pharmaceuticals – the problematic use of prescribed and over the counter drugs
  • Drug trends – why people use and how
  • Working with challenging behaviours
  • Performance and image enhancing drugs
  • Drug use and parenting
  • Topic not included? Contact us

Who would benefit:

  • Aboriginal community health organisations
  • Alcohol and other drugs sector workers
  • Child Protection, Child First and Family Services
  • Corrections Department staff
  • Counsellors
  • Department of Health & Department of Justice staff
  • Hospital emergency department managers and staff
  • Housing staff
  • Local councils
  • Mental health staff/psychiatric nurses
  • Needle and syringe program staff
  • Police and paramedics
  • Social workers
  • Youth workers
  • Any other service that would benefit from related training

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