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Nursing People with Addictions Seminar

A collection of lectures recorded from Nursing People with Addictions Seminar.

Recorded Lectures

Introduction to Conference

Nurses are in contact with people suffering from substance use and dependence in a variety of healthcare settings. This is often associated with a multitude of complex acute and chronic problems, either as a by-product of the person’s dependence or as a contributing factor. Attend this highly interactive seminar and find out:

  • The brain and substance abuse
  • What tips the scales towards dependency?
  • How can you assess addictive behaviour?
  • What is best evidence treatment?
  • Withdrawal management
  • Harm reduction and resources
  • Pharmaceutical misuse
  • Communicating effectively with people who engage in substance misuse

Reviews of Lectures

"Great work Geoff - really interesting stuff"

"Very informative, useful and up to date"

"I thought the presenter was engaging and delivered the content in an animated fashion I would certainly recommend this lecture to other health professionals"