BREAKTHROUGH STRATEGIES FOR MAKING A REAL IMPACT WITH SUBSTANCE ABUSE CLIENTS

A GAME-CHANGING 2-DAY WORKSHOP

SATURDAY 8TH &
SUNDAY 9TH OCTOBER 2022
8:30 - 17:30
MELBOURNE

A unique opportunity to learn from Graeme Alford, who will condense his 30 years of experience coaching and working with people with substance issues, into a weekend packed with everything you need to know to guarantee your clients the best success.

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HOSTED BY
GRAEME ALFORD

FOUNDER, RESET MY FUTURE

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WE WILL COVER...

 

  • The importance of one-on-one coaching

  • Putting the “why” into an assessment

  • Creating your clients' plan based on the “why” 

  • Assessing the difference between addiction, substance abuse and substance dependence

  • Learn why “ticking the assessment boxes” can lead to a false assessment

  • How to design a modified drinking plan for appropriate clients

  • How to take your client on a journey

  • Removing client stigma around the 12-step model

  • A different way to approach the 12-step model

  • Turning a relapse into a positive

  • Moving the client away from living in the past, or continuing to look in the rear view mirror

  • Applying 21st Century learning techniques to the substance abuse industry

  • Using the power of a deductive learning model

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND...

 

  •  A unique experience to spend time learning from an industry master

  • Take your career to a whole new level

  • Increase client success resulting in higher work satisfaction

  • More satisfied clients lead to a dramatic increase in referrals and recommendations 

  • Get an edge on your competitors' tired and ineffective models

  • Prevent burn out

  • Deliver customised solutions to your clients

  • Only 10 participants ensure a unique learning experience

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ABOUT GRAEME ALFORD

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Graeme is a lawyer by background who holds a Diploma of Community Services Alcohol Other Drugs & Mental Health. He is also a recovering alcoholic who has not touched alcohol for 38 years.

His addiction to alcohol saw him destroy his marriage, career and finish up in gaol three times- the last for armed robbery.

In 1982, Graeme was sitting in his prison cell, when he had the thought...

"I can either give up and settle for this being my lot in life, or I could pull myself up."

 

He decided he did not want to die having never unwrapped whatever unhidden skills or talents he may have, and made the decision to get up and change his life.

 

In his bestselling book “Never Give Up,” Graeme describes how he built his Mental Toughness Program, which saw him rise from a prison cell in 1982, to sitting in a hotel room in 2000 having a cup of tea with Nelson Mandela, who he brought to Australia.

 

The ABC’s Australian Story gave Graeme the title of the “Comeback King”

 

Wanting to know more about substance abuse and addiction Graeme went back to school in 2015 and completed his Diploma in Alcohol, Other Drugs & Mental Health. As part of his studies, he completed 100 hours of practical placement at a traditional Rehab in Melbourne. As he observed their program it became obvious it was a one size fits all model and while it worked for some it did not work for others.

This sparked an interest in finding out more about the recovery industry. Graeme had been coaching and working with people who had substance abuse issues for 15 years and what he had learned from these clients cemented in his thinking there had to be a better way.

For the next 12 months he embarked on a rigorous and detailed research of “Rehabs” in the United States where there are in excess of 13,000, the vast majority of these facilities employ the “Therapeutic Community Model” using variations of the “The 12 Step Facilitation Program.”

Graeme’s research revealed a number of issues with this model but in particular he found it did not cater for the person who had substance abuse issues, did not need a medical detox and either did not need or did not have the time to complete a residential stay of 30 plus days.

With over 25 years experience in writing and delivering training programs, plus 15 years of working with and coaching people with substance abuse and addiction issues, Graeme set about designing a program for this segment of the market.

 

And so 'Reset My Future' was born.

REGISTER TO SECURE YOUR SPACE NOW
FOR JUST $895 + GST

Thanks for registering for our workshop. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Chris K, Tiler

The amount of momentum this program has helped me gain is phenomenal. I have achieved so much over the last 12 weeks and I am super grateful for all of Graeme's help and support.

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Brian M, Real Estate Agent

The knowledge that Graeme has given me and the tools he has provided have enabled me to take control of my life by taking control of my alcohol consumption.

 

I am now living a balanced life and the only person happier than me and more grateful of Graeme’s positive influence than me is my wife

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John G, Builder

I am eternally grateful to my past self for picking up the phone, owning up to my problems and finding Graeme & Reset My Future!

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