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Aging and addiction. Hidden Issues.

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McFaddens Centre

64 McFaddens Road

Christchurch, Canterbury 8052

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The symposium aims to broaden your awareness of addiction in the older population, providing a forum to share learnings and experiences.

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Throughout the day you will be asked to consider your practise, challenge your thinking, and you will be provided with tools to identify this hidden issue.

Key Note speakers, Dr Andy Towers will be presenting National and International Research and Dr Matthew Croucher will present Older people and addiction: similarities and key differences compared with younger adults.

Local Christchurch services and a panel Q and A will add to the discussion.

We hope you leave the day with increased confidence to support older people in your care.

A light lunch will be provided.

Once you have purchased your ticket please email through your name and dietary requirements

tracey.f@odysseychch.org.nz

Hosted by a collaboration of Christchurch services: Odyssey House Christchurch, Age Concern Canterbury, Problem Gambling Foundation and the CDHB .

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McFaddens Centre

64 McFaddens Road

Christchurch, Canterbury 8052

New Zealand

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