SMART help for overeating – and over-drinking Where do you go for help if overeating has become a habit that’s hard to control? Overeaters Anonymous www.oasydney.org with its 12 Steps approach is one option, but now there’s another. SMART Recovery, a free self help group program established in Sydney three years ago by St Vincent’s…

6 May 2007 COMPASS: A NEW MISSION Summary Four homeless men sign up for a chance to change their lives. They are offered places at a new centre run by Mission Australia in Sydney. But there are strict rules and not all of them will make it. Story producer: ABC Story Four homeless men sign…

Australian Broadcasting Corporation FOUR CORNERS — Investigative TV journalism at its best. Read the edited transcript of Janine Cohen’s interview with Josette Freeman, the Coordinator of the Smart Recovery program. Reporter: Janine Cohen Date: 19/02/2007 Q. What are the fundamentals of Smart Recovery? A. Smart recovery is based on a four point programme – building…

Programs and projects Self Management and Recovery Training (SMART Recovery) is a community based, not for profit charity, set up to promote and support the provision of the SMART Recovery program in the community. The program is delivered via self-help groups in which people learn and practice skills derived from Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Rational…

SMART Recovery is Launching a New Program for Teen/Youth Smart Recovery Australia (working in collaboration with Juvenile Justice NSW) will soon be launching a new program for Teen/Youth We are looking to invite Teen/Youth professionals to a free one day Smart Recovery training pilot which includes the following: The philosophy of SMART Recovery Facilitation skills…