On The Couch- Performance & Image Enhancing Drug (PIED) Use

Drug & Alcohol Services have now added a NEWS & EVENTS page to our website. This will help ensure training opportunities are more easily accessible for and up-dated for you! http://www.islhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Drug_and_Alcohol/news.asp

1.00-3.00pm on Thursday 26thth October 2017
at the Nan Tien Institute Unanderra (not the Nan Tien temple).

On the Couch aims to get up close and personal with a panel of speakers who will be hosted by facilitator Cornelia Graf from the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District Drug & Alcohol unit.

Guest speakers on the panel will be:

  • Jenny Iversen from the Kirby Institute who has worked in the harm reduc-tion sector since the early 1990s.
  • Julie Page from Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District. PIED users are a growing population in the Penrith area, comprising of more than 30% of the client visits at the Needle & Syringe Program.
  • Dr Eva Jackson Clinical Director and Staff Specialist who is currently the Head of the Sexual Health Department for Nepean Hospital.

To register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/on-the-couch-performance-body-altering-drug-use-tickets-28214280673

Di Woods Health Education Officer
Illawarra Shoalhaven LHD Drug And Alcohol The Orana Centre, 2 Rawson St Wollongong 2500 Tel 02 4254 2760 | Fax | Mob 0401 718 469 | dianne.woods@health.nsw.gov.au

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