NADA Practice Resource: Working with Women Engaged in Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment (2016)

Found in: Alcohol & other drug resources

Improving service provision to women means acknowledging their unique experiences and perspectives, enhancing the best practice approaches AOD treatment services already have in place or adopting philosophical perspectives that give a greater voice to the needs of women.

This NADA resource is a practical guide to supporting workers and organisations to provide best practice interventions for women accessing alcohol and other (AOD) treatment. The resource provides a range of information to support you in your work including:

·        Women in AOD treatment settings

·        Creating an enabling environment for women in AOD treatment

·        Improving access and retention for women from a diverse range of backgrounds

·        Pregnancy, parenting and AOD

·        Developing and strengthening partnerships

·        Organisational change and self-care

·        Useful resources

Download a copy of the resource here.