This course will develop knowledge and skills for Aboriginal Health Workers and other health professionals providing information on smoking and smoking cessation programs. It includes the treatment and management of nicotine dependence, the quitting process, behavioural interventions such as brief advice, counseling and intensive support, nicotine replacement therapies and prescription pharmacotherapies, working with families, working with complexity, health promotion in communities and in the workplace and more.
The course includes 2 week-long study clusters:
Block 1: Mon April 4 – Fri April 8
Block 2: Mon May 9 – Fri May 13
For more information please view the course brochure here or to register your interest and to obtain an enrolment form, please contact Paul Benedek by email or Phone: 9019 0733. You can also download an enrolment form from the AHC website.