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Therapeutic Communities - Global Perspectives
A conference of international importance and relevance to anyone working in the drug and alcohol therapeutic community and residential treatment sector
* All presenters must register and pay to attend the conference before 23 September 2018 in order to be included in the conference program.
The abstract themes will include:
Global Perspectives – Current Trends, Innovations and Research
Essential Elements of Therapeutic Communities – Are we still on track and relevant?
TC Standards – Accreditation: News from Regional Federation Secretariats
Therapeutic Communities Education – We know the practice but do we know the Rationale
Therapeutic Communities Research
International Drug Policy and Treatment – does the TC model measure up?
Innovation and Diversity of the Therapeutic Community Model
Harm Reduction and the Therapeutic Community Model
Compulsory Treatment Centres Transition to Voluntary Community Based Centres
Increasing Political and Community Understanding of the Therapeutic Community Model
Future for the TC model –Strategic Plans – Panel Discussion by WFTC Regional Federations