Government of Western Australia Drug and Alcohol Office

AODtraining@MHC Calendar

What is volatile substance use? (KA036)

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

9.00 am – 12.30 pm

Presented by Angela Rizk and Clare Stevens, Workforce Development, DAO

About this event

This workshop will provide an overview of the drug effects, patterns and prevalence of use, and the risks and harms associated with volatile substance use (VSU).

Topics will include best practice approaches for addressing VSU and an overview of current regional, state and national strategies. There will be an opportunity to explore and share agency and community strategies for responding to local VSU issues.

Target audience

For workers responding to volatile substance use issues

Registration information

While all events are free, places are limited and registration does not guarantee a place at an event. If you are offered a place, we ask that you make a commitment to attend. If you are unable to attend, please let us know as soon as possible – as we may be able to offer your place to another applicant.

Where it is agency policy, you must have your manager’s approval to attend prior to submitting your application.

All events will be held in Perth and venue details will be provided at confirmation.

·        Application deadline date: 20 July 2015

·        Download event application form

Enquiries can be made to Workforce Development Administrative Officers on 9370 0368 or 9370 0327, or by emailing