Substance use and taiohi: A brief intervention tool

Start Date
Thu, 11 April 2024 - 9:00 am
End Date
  • Do you want to increase your understanding of taiohi | adolescent substance use?   

  • Do you want a simple framework you can use irrespective of your role, knowledge, or experience?  

In this one-day workshop on Thursday 11th April in Wellington led by Jo Claridge, a specialist practitioner in AOD/CEP, you will:  


  • Increase your understanding of taiohi substance use   

  • Gain insights into how to support taiohi who are using   

  • Learn about the SACS screening tool which is used to assess taiohi substance use related harm   

  • Develop a framework you can use to explore the issue with taiohi and provide support   

Venue: This is an in-person event in Wellington. If your availability changes, let us know so we can offer your place to another delegate and also cater correctly.   


Registrations for this workshop has now closed.


For queries about this event please contact:   
[email protected] 


COVID-19 Requirements*

We welcome your attendance with these requirements:

  • You do not have any symptoms associated with COVID-19 (e.g. fever, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, sneezing/runny nose or loss of sense of smell)
  • You do not have COVID-19

* These requirements are subject to review by UniServices – any changes in these requirements will be sent to registrants prior to the event.


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Te Aroha Devon

Māori Advisor

Te Aroha of Ngaiterangi, Te Arawa, Ngāti Porou & Ngāti Kahungunu is a Māori Advisor at Whāraurau and has a passion for helping and empowering p

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Jo Claridge

Project Manager

Jo Claridge is an AOD/CEP specialist practitioner and has worked in the youth sector for over 15 years.

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