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South Pacific Private Blogs

New Program Added to Family Program Schedule -10th June 2016

The Cornerstone of South Pacific Private – Exciting Additions to the Family Program

We are delighted to announce that we are now in a position to start expanding the services that SPP offers to family members! As of September 2016, we will be running Family Program 2  – a follow up program for families who have already participated in our Family Program. The program will initially be offered quarterly over a 3 day weekend.

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Supporting You and Your Family -10th June 2016

Supporting Improved Family Education & Support

Addiction and mental health concerns are family diseases that can stress the family to breaking point, impact the stability of the home, the family's unity, mental health, physical health, finances, and the overall family system.

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Rising Trends in Alcohol Misuse in 50+ Generation -08th April 2016

An article published in today's Daily Telegraph and Adelaide Now revealed that the over 50s are challenging teenagers as Australia’s worst problem drinkers and symptoms of their addiction are being mistaken as the signs of old age.

Historically a lot of attention has been given by the media, educators and public awareness campaigns to issues of drinking and drug misuse in the ‘younger’ generation. However, recent figures have indicated that the direction of this attention may actually need to be turned towards the older generation and our seniors.

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