- Event Date: 18/06/2021
- Time: 01:00 PM
- Location: Webinar
- Website: https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_L1szdxE0SHSP93WWn6HtcA
By the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
– Recognise the high prevalence of comorbid substance use and psychosis
– Understand key symptom profiles
– Consider holistic treatment strategies
About the presenter:
Julia Lappin is an Associate Professor at UNSW School of Psychiatry and the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre. She is a Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director for the Tertiary Referral Service for Psychosis, a state-wide service for NSW based at Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney.
She has a broad range of interests across research and clinical practice, with a focus on improving outcomes in severe mental illness, particularly psychotic illnesses and comorbid substance misuse.