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Take Note! Case Notes Essentials for the Alcohol and Other Drugs Sector

November 29 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Free Course

This training aims to place alcohol and other drug (AOD) workers in a position to understand the benefits of writing effective case notes for them, their clients, and their workplace. It will provide participants with key examples, resources and activities to develop essential skills required for effective case note writing, record-keeping, and information sharing.

It will include the following:

  • An introduction to case notes (definitions, purpose)
  • An overview of evidence-based practice and principles for developing clinically-relevant and compliant case notes
  • An understanding of the legal context and important concepts (e.g., consent, disclosure, confidentiality, privacy, access, ownership, record-keeping and reporting)
  • Consideration of ethical and operational barriers to case note writing; and practical tips and resources for efficiently writing effective case notes

Location:

One-day training online

Presenters

Greg Coman PhD

Take Note! Case Notes Essentials for the Alcohol and Other Drugs Sector

Free Course
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VAADA acknowledges the support of the Victoria Government