- Event Date: 17/05/2021
- Time: 12:00 PM
- Location: Webinar
- Website: https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_x8GPIbyOQ_27yb9UOeu7hQ
Participation will provide:
– An understanding of typical patterns and issues relevant to the management of anxiety and alcohol use disorder comorbidity;
– Introduction to an integrated cognitive behaviour therapy program that improves outcomes by concurrently addressing anxiety, alcohol use and the connections between them;
– Awareness of the developmental links between anxiety and alcohol use, including strategies to prevent the development of alcohol use disorders among anxious young people.
About the presenter:
Lexine Stapinski is an Associate Professor and Clinical Psychologist at the Matilda Centre.
Her research focuses on understanding the inter-relationship between anxiety and substance use disorders, and how we can optimise prevention, early intervention and treatment approaches for these commonly co-occurring conditions.