call for abstracts

Addiction Practice 2020

Call for abstracts for 10-minute online presentations now open. We are seeking presentations relevant to practice under the Foundation Competencies found in The Addiction Competency Framework (plus one Specialist Role Competency), as below:

  1. Working with clients
  2. Working with Māori
  3. Working with Pacific Peoples 
  4. Applying principles of Social Justice
  5. Professional responsibility
  6. Working with families and whānau
  7. Facilitating groups Essential
  8. Working with communities
  9. And, Problem Gambling.

Abstracts to be a maximum of 250 words.

Biographies for presenter(s) to be a maximum of 50 words.

Call for abstracts will be open for three weeks. Please email abstracts to Kat Kerr -


Call for abstracts open – NOW (email to

Close – 22 July

Outcome – from 29 July