Vinita Duraisingam


Taking first steps: what family sensitive practice means for alcohol and other drug workers

Foreword In any effort to achieve integration of services to families where alcohol and drug use problems emerge, the recognition and response to parenting and children’s needs is required. This statement is self evident. However, the extent to which this is achieved in alcohol and...

Wellbeing, stress and burnout: a national survey of managers in alcohol and other drug treatment services

A survey of alcohol and other drug treatment services found that a majority of managers were satisfied with their jobs and committed to their organisations. But 8 per cent of managers indicated experiencing high levels of burnout and one in five expressed an intention to...