Matt runs our Northcote meeting, and in this week’s facilitator Q&A, he discusses his own experience as a peer and what keeps him motivated at his SMART Recovery Australia meeting. Thanks, Matt, for your ongoing hard work and contribution to SMART Recovery Australia. Special congratulations to Matt on the birth of his baby daughter! Please…

  WIN News recently ran a story featuring SMART Recovery Australia participant (and soon to be facilitator) Robyn Lewis. It’s great to see people like Robyn who have lived experience of addictive behaviour and the cycle of recovery raising awareness of what we do. Robyn’s acknowledgement of the comorbidity of her mental health with various…

Although alcohol remains by far the most widely consumed substance among those with addictive behaviour issues, we are seeing a rise in the addictive usage of prescription medication. Although Australia’s opioid crisis has yet to reach the heights of the epidemic in the United States, Australians, particularly those in regional communities, are using synthetic opiates in…

For this week’s Facilitator Q&A, we’re getting to know Peter Mills from our Friday afternoon group in Kogarah. Peter’s dedication to SMART Recovery Australia and his participants has remained strong over his four years running a SMART Recovery group. Please tell us about yourself. What you’re interested in, what motivates you, and what you like…

SMART Recovery Australia is seeking two committed, value-oriented Non-Executive Directors. We are looking for people who want to address addiction and mental health issues through harm minimisation and a strength based approach. Your skills and experience should further complement those of the current talented staff and Directors of the team. SMART Recovery Australia is seeking…