Working Together to Manage Substance Use and Mental Health Issues
Join our interdisciplinary panel of experts for a discussion about working together to manage substance use and mental health issues.
Watch this facilitated panel discussion of Doug's story be better equipped to:
- recognise the core components of the featured disciplines' approach in screening, diagnosing and treating people with co-morbid substance use and mental health issues
- better understand the key principles of providing an integrated approach in the early identification of people with co-morbid substance use and mental health issues, increasing the likelihood of a successful course of treatment
- better understand the challenges in providing a collaborative response to people with co-morbid substance use and mental health issues, and share tips to overcome these challenges.
Review the panel of interdisciplinary experts’ bios.:
- Assoc. Prof. Adrian Dunlop (NSW-based addiction medicine specialist)
- Dr Enrico Cementon (Psychiatrist, Victoria)
- Ms Margarett Terry (Psychologist, New South Wales)
- Associate Professor Richard Clancy (Nurse, New South Wales)
- Dr Michael Murray (General Practitioner and Medical Educator, Queensland)
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