This session was held on Thursday, 15 October 2015 and featured a presentation by Magistrate Jennifer Bowles on the findings of her recent Churchill Fellowship research:
"What can be done? Residential treatment options for young people suffering substance abuse/mental illness"
A copy of Magistrate Bowles' report is available via the right hand menu.
The presentation was followed by a panel discussion including Magistrate Bowles, Associate Professor Rosemary Sheehan of the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (Social Work), Monash University and Elisa Buggy, Program Manager, Family Drug Treatment Court, Children's Court of Victoria.