Youth and Vaping - Online

Start Date
Wed, 16 November 2022 - 9:00 am
End Date

Whāraurau invites you to attend: 

Youth and Vaping online training

This training is a one-off opportunity to hear from multiple experts in the youth sector on the topic of vaping. Whāraurau

and Dr Colette Muir has assembled a diverse group of experts to discuss current research, information on e-cigarettes, and

strategies for helping young people who are vaping.


The afternoon will include a panel discussion focused on local responses to vaping. It will be a chance to hear from those

in the youth sector and their current work around vaping and a Q&A session to explore what you can do in your own community.


09:00am - Welcome (Colette)

09:15am - Research (Jude Ball)

09:45am -  What are e-cigarettes  (Beau Woodson )

10:15am - HEEADSSS (Christine Cammell)

10:30am - Morning tea

10:45am - SACS-ABC (Jo Claridge)

11:00am - Smoking cessation (Kelly Atkinson and team)

11:30am - Motivational Interviewing (Grant Christie)

12:20pm - Wrap up morning

12:30pm - Lunch

01:30pm: Introduction to Panel (Colette)


Kelly Atkinson
Beau Woodson and Leticia Woods
Jess Trew
Each panelist has 15mins to present

02:15pm - Panel Discussion (Q&A from audience managed by Jo Claridge)

03:00pm - Close (Colette)

We hope this will provide you with some tools and ideas of how you can support the young people you are working with.


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Dr Grant Christie

Child and Adolescent, and Addiction Psychiatrist

Dr Grant Christie is a Child and Adolescent, and Addiction Psychiatrist who has been working and researching in outpatient and residential youth ad

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Beau Woodson

AOD CEP clinician - Vibe Youth Service, Hutt Valley

Beau is a DAPAANZ registere

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Christine Cammell

Professional Teaching Fellow

Christine works as a Professional Teaching Fellow at the University of Auckland in the department of Paediatrics.

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Jay Blazek

Social Worker

Jay Blazek has been a Youth Alcohol & Other Drug (AOD) clinician for Nelson Bays Primary Health Organisation (PHO) for six years.

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Cynthia de Joux

Smokefree/Vapefree Practitioner

Nau mai Haere mai
Ko Cynthia de Joux taku ingoa
Ko Te Atiawa o Te Tau Ihu o te Waka a Maui me Ngai Tahu oku iwi

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Cheyenne Galiki

Stop Smoking Practitioner

Kia ora,
Ki te taha o toku whaea,
ko Taiarahia te maunga
ko Whakatane te awa 
ko Matatua te waka

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Kelly Atkinson

Smokefree Manager

Kelly is the Smokefree Manager with Te Whatu Ora-Nelson Marlborough.

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Jude Ball

Senior Research Fellow

Jude is a Senior Research Fellow in the ASPIRE 2025 tobacco control research group at the University of Otago, and

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Jess Trew

Population Health Advisor-Te Matau a Māui and Chair of S.A.V.E

Ko Kauhehei te maunga
Ko Tukituki te awa
Ko Ngāti Kahungunu te iwi
Ko Pukehou te marae
Nō Waipukuarau ahau

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