5 Reasons to Attend the 2019 Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference
The annual Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference is taking place from 13-15 May at Sea World Resort, Gold Coast.
Discover how you can boost your career and your connections in balmy coastal surrounds at this year’s conference.
Hear from Experts Discussing All Forms of Addiction
The best part of a conference is being able to hear from seasoned professionals, national experts and governing bodies, all providing you with insight to inspire and engage you. Furthermore, you get to find out more about addiction in its many forms, which can be a welcome break if you are working in one particular facet of the field.
From alcohol and substance dependency, through to behavioural addiction and the increasing prevalence of technology addiction, the Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference offers a diverse program encompassing many different strategies for treatment, recovery and prevention. View the program here.
Increase Your Network of Addiction Professionals
If you’re looking to increase your industry connections in an engaging and collaborative environment, this is it.
Morning and afternoon tea breaks, lunches and the networking function provide the perfect outlet for you to meet with fellow professionals working in addiction, discuss presentation topics and share recent developments you’ve made in your personal work environment. Increasing your network in a conference environment also enables you to connect with people you may otherwise not have the chance to meet. With experts gathering from all across Australia and New Zealand, you’ll be sure to find valuable connections to work closely with, gain insight from and improve your work practices.
Discover New and Upcoming Developments in Addiction Treatment
Addiction treatment is an ever-evolving field – and for professionals like you, it’s essential to stay informed on the latest projects and developments taking place to improve the lives of those suffering from addiction.
At the Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference, you get the opportunity to discover recent developments in treatment solutions. From academic studies through to clinical trials and rehabilitation methods, these keynote speakers and industry presentations enable you to gain a greater understanding of how the addiction field is progressing, and how the work you do contributes to improving the lives of thousands in need.
Engage with Colleagues in an Inspiring, Social Environment
Finding the time to chat with colleagues and fellow industry workers outside of work can be difficult. This conference provides an ideal outlet to keep the conversation flowing, where you can discuss all things addiction in an engaging and buzzing environment.
Relax and socialise at the networking function, take time out to enjoy the hotel amenities and enjoy the conference’s scenic beachfront location with newfound or reconnected colleagues. If you’re keen on making the most of your stay, the Gold Coast offers a range of dining destinations, activities and nightlife options.
Improve Your Understanding to Better Help Those in Need
Finally, this conference combines captivating keynote presentations, engaging concurrent sessions and a selection of interactive workshops to give you an all-encompassing learning experience. The more you know, the better equipped you are to help those suffering from the impacts of addiction.
Whether you’re working directly with an addict, providing support or care for family or loved ones or are working on the frontline of prevention, the Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference will equip you with the tools and knowledge you need to better help those in need.