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A TRIP THROUGH THE GARDEN EPISODE 3: OPIUM POPPIES

A TRIP THROUGH THE GARDEN EPISODE 3: OPIUM POPPIES

Opium poppies (Papaver somniferum) contain a number of opiates including morphine, codeine, thebaine and more. The seeds from opium poppies sometimes have small traces of opiates on the outside shell of the seed. Occasionally, services may encounter people who are attempting to extract the opiates from opium poppies or seeds, which can result in overdose or dependence. In this video, Cameron describes some of the main constituents of opium poppies, how they...

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DOVETAIL LAUNCHES ONLINE TRAINING: WORKING WITH FAMILIES AND SIGNIFICANT OTHERS

DOVETAIL LAUNCHES ONLINE TRAINING: WORKING WITH FAMILIES AND SIGNIFICANT OTHERS

Back in 2016, Dovetail launched a good practice guide "Working with families and significant others." We've used the material in this guide to develop an online, self-paced training package, designed to improve family responsive practice for workers who are engaging with young people. The package includes information on approaches to understanding family connection, engaging with and including family and others in practice, mapping family connections, and s...

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