Non Residential
Withdrawal from Alcohol

About This Course

Embark on a transformative journey in addiction medicine with our comprehensive online course tailored for medical professionals. Non-residential withdrawal services stand as a vital treatment avenue for individuals grappling with alcohol and drug addiction, and this course is your gateway to mastering the intricacies of providing effective care in this domain.

Delve into the latest insights and best practices through nine immersive video modules, meticulously crafted to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to make a meaningful difference in the lives of your patients. Here's a glimpse of what awaits you:

There are nine video modules in this online course.

  • Introduction to Alcohol

Lay the groundwork by exploring the fundamental aspects of alcohol addiction and its wide-ranging impacts on individuals and communities alike.

  • Assessment of Hazardous Alcohol Consumption

Hone your ability to evaluate and pinpoint problematic alcohol use patterns with precision and efficiency.

  • Diagnosis of Alcohol Dependency

Familiarize yourself with the diagnostic criteria and assessment tools essential for identifying alcohol dependency accurately.

  • Alcohol Withdrawal

Gain a profound understanding of the physiological and psychological dimensions of alcohol withdrawal, coupled with effective management strategies to ensure optimal patient care.

  • Other Complications of Alcohol Withdrawal

Navigate the potential complexities that may arise during the withdrawal process, equipped with the knowledge and techniques to address them adeptly.

  • Withdrawal Management

Dive into evidence-based approaches for managing withdrawal symptoms, prioritizing patient safety every step of the way.

  • Practicalities.

Acquire invaluable insights into the logistical intricacies of non-residential withdrawal services, from patient monitoring to comprehensive support systems.

  • Relapse Prevention

Arm yourself with indispensable skills aimed at empowering patients to sustain long-term sobriety and effectively thwart the recurrence of addiction.

  • Pitfalls of NRWA.

Navigate the challenges inherent in providing non-residential withdrawal services, equipped with strategies to overcome hurdles and optimize patient outcomes.


Dr Ferghal Armstrong


Dr. Ferghal, a renowned Addiction Medicine specialist, General Practitioner, and esteemed fellow of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine, is deeply committed to addressing the complex challenges posed by addiction.

With his extensive expertise, he dedicates his professional endeavors to both addiction medicine and general practice, ensuring a comprehensive approach to patient care.

Within his medical practice, Dr. Armstrong holds a pivotal role in the drug and alcohol clinical advisory service. He passionately explores the intricate dynamics that arise at the intersection of addiction and chronic pain.

Driven by his profound interest in this field, he seeks to understand and effectively manage chronic pain while recognizing the intricate relationship it shares with addiction.

To support your learning journey, we provide a downloadable PDF workbook that complements the course material, allowing you to consolidate your knowledge and apply it in real-world scenarios. You'll also have access to over 120 reference slides, offering a wealth of additional resources for further exploration.

To reinforce your understanding, each module concludes with thought-provoking multiple-choice questions. By successfully completing the course, you'll earn a prestigious certificate of completion, recognizing your dedication to advancing your skills in addiction medicine.

We understand the value of continuing professional development, which is why this course has been accredited by RACGP for 5.5 CPD Hours. It's an investment in your career growth, ensuring you stay at the forefront of addiction medicine practices and make a meaningful impact on your patients' lives.

Don't miss this opportunity to elevate your expertise in non-residential withdrawal services. Join the ranks of health professionals who have already transformed their practice and expanded their horizons through our Meducate courses.

Enroll now and embrace a future where you play a vital role in the journey to recovery for those battling addiction. Let us empower you to make a difference.


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