NADA Events

Healing the effects of trauma on children and young people: a creative whole body approach
  • Event type:
  • Workshop
  • Date:
  • 30/11/2017
  • Venue:
  • Collective Purpose - 80 William Street,Woolloomooloo,NSW
  • Host:
  • NADA

    The Network of Alcohol and other Drugs Agencies (NADA) is pleased to invite members of our Youth AOD Services Network to attend a free 1-day workshop.

    The workshop will look at the psycho-biology of trauma giving the participant a practitioner’s insight into this field. Moreover, participants will be working with the most recent research and creative ideas which will provide a recovery framework that explores ‘what lies on the other side of the psycho-biology of trauma’. This workshop focuses on the most current information on the effects of trauma and how to work with them within a hope framework.


    At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

    • Articulate the main effects of trauma on the psycho-biology of clients
    • Articulate the main tenets of working with a psycho-biological framework
    • Demonstrate use of practical application of the psycho-biology of trauma
    • Articulate the philosophy of ‘what lies on the other side of the psycho-biology of trauma’
    • Demonstrate practical application of techniques that focus on what lies on the other side of the psycho-biology of trauma


    Who should attend?

    The training is free, and available to NADA Youth AOD Services Network members only.

    **Due to the size of the venue, the workshop shall be capped at 1 participant per organisation; additional registrants from the same organisation shall be placed on waitlist, pending approval should capacity free up closer to the date.

    Travel and accommodation support

    NADA offer travel and accommodation subsidies as reimbursement grants to rural, regional or remote members. Contact Tata de Jesus at to register your interest. View the guidelines here.