Call for research advisory group participants

Posted by on 15 November 2021

massey logoWhat influences allied health practitioner’s decision-making when asking older adults about alcohol use? Exploring older adults' views to improve understanding and practice.

My name is Lee Henley. I am a student in my 50s at Massey University undertaking a Doctor of Philosophy degree. I am researching what influences allied health care workers to ask some older adults about their alcohol use.

Lee is seeking to recruit two groups of older people aged 65 and over to participate in a series of three focus group discussions. If you have lived experience of using alcohol support services or allied health services (e.g., social workers, occupational therapist, dietician…etc) for health and wellbeing issues or have supported a significant other who uses these services, Lee would be interested to hear from you. All discussions will take place online. If you are interested in knowing more about this opportunity, please email Lee at: for further information.

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