Diciembre 2021

Trauma and Addiction Recovery: How to Work with Couples

Location: Online

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET

We know that relationships impacted by addiction have divorce rates four times higher than average. Even after beginning recovery, relationships are still at risk. Trauma history is likely to play a key reason. Partners impacted by addiction often have a long history of trauma that may precede their relationship. Added to previous trauma, there is the trauma of addiction and the trauma of recovery, an often overlooked dynamic.

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Submitted on Miércoles, Noviembre 24, 2021 - 10:37
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World AIDS Day Event - An Update on the HIV Outbreak

Location: Webinar, Reino Unido

World AIDS Day takes place on 1 December each year. It’s an opportunity for people to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first-ever global health day.

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Submitted on Miércoles, Noviembre 24, 2021 - 09:02
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GCCC Website Launch

Location: Online

GCCC is excited  to officially launch its website on live broadcast through Facebook Live on 

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Submitted on Lunes, Noviembre 22, 2021 - 16:04
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Substance Use Among Adolescents: Risk and Protective Factors

Location: Washington, D.C., Estados Unidos

OAS CICAD
Join CICAD's Demand Reduction Unit for this online event on "Substance Use Among Adolescents: Risk and Protective Factors".
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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 25, 2021 - 09:18
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Desafíos en prevención y tratamiento en la post-pandemia (Argentina-Chile-México-Perú)

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

ISSUP Argentina flyer

ISSUP Argentina lo invita a participar en un webinar que aborda el mayor impacto del aislamiento y el distanciamiento social resultante de la pandemia en la calidad de vida de las poblaciones vulnerables en América Latina, incluidos los niños y adolescentes, lo que resulta en el deterioro de la salud mental y un aumento de el consumo de sustancias psicoactivas.

El webinar tendrá lugar el jueves 2 de diciembre de 2021 a las 6:00 p.m. (Hora de Argentina)

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Submitted on Martes, Noviembre 16, 2021 - 04:21
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Un Enfoque Neurocientífico de la Adicción y su Prevención

Location: Ciudad de México, México

Registro gratuito en: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/4716363937936/WN_PItjnKBVSnioKSA9py5adw
Lunes 6 de diciembre del 2021, a partir de las 17:00 (hora de la Ciudad de México)

 

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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 1 - Setting the scene: A rationale for the conference

Location: London, Reino Unido

Join us for the First Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 11, 2021 - 16:01
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New report launch webinar: Preventing underage alcohol purchasing online using payment card details

Location: Online

Join IAS for the launch of a new report that could be a game-changer in preventing children from purchasing alcohol online.

With growth in online purchasing, particularly since the pandemic, online age verification for buying alcohol is increasingly important. Currently, most systems are poor, such as relying on honesty policies or uploading documents.

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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 11, 2021 - 09:41
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Queer and bi sexualities and alcohol mis/use

Location: Online, Reino Unido

This discussant based presentation session will use qualitative research findings from two studies, each unpacking the "LGBTQ":

Amy's presentation explores alcohol and substance use focusing on bisexual identities:

Lisa uses a small subgroup of young women and gender diverse people to explore sexuality, gender expression, and growing up post-disaster, and the role alcohol can play. 

 

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Submitted on Miércoles, Noviembre 10, 2021 - 09:32
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BOOK LAUNCH, tittle - KADA Knowledge About Drug Abuse

Location: Ilorin, Nigeria

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KADA Knowledge About Drug Abuse. 

Theme:- "Vision 100 Thousand Copies" Our Vision is to produce 100 Thousand Copies of KADA Book which will be distributed for free in Schools and Communities Starting from Kwara State, Nigeria.

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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 11, 2021 - 21:43
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Atención informada sobre el trauma en entornos de AOD: lo que los médicos necesitan saber

Location: Online

Al final de este seminario web, los asistentes podrán:

  • Comprender la relación entre el trauma, el estrés postraumático y el uso de sustancias
  • Identificar cómo los problemas relacionados con el trauma pueden afectar el tratamiento del uso de sustancias
  • Identificar los elementos clave de la atención informada sobre el trauma
  • Comprender las opciones de tratamiento basadas en la evidencia para el estrés traumático concurrente y el uso de sustancias
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 3 - Prevention: Evidence-based principles - theory and practice

Location: London, Reino Unido

Join us for the Third Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 11, 2021 - 16:36
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 2 - Treatment: Evidence-based principles - theory and provision

Location: London, Reino Unido

Join us for the Second Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 11, 2021 - 16:16
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 4 - Recovery: Evidence-based principles - theory and application

Location: London, Reino Unido

Join us for the Fourth Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Jueves, Noviembre 11, 2021 - 16:39
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Lived experience and the substance misuse treatment system

Location: Online, Reino Unido

At a time of significant opportunity to renew the treatment and recovery field and the people it supports, this webinar will ask the critical question:

How can we all support the full range of lived experience leadership and expertise to thrive in the treatment and recovery system?

A panel of experts from different parts of the field and allied areas will offer their perspectives and discuss how we take this important agenda forward together.

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Submitted on Miércoles, Noviembre 24, 2021 - 08:50
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Inauguración del Máster en prevención y acompañamiento en conductas adictivas

Location: Quito Ecuador

La Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manta – Ecuador acaba de lanzar la primera maestría en prevención y acompañamiento en conductas adictivas destinada para especializar a profesionales del área de la psicología y las ciencias sociales que se dedican a la reducción de la demanda.

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Submitted on Domingo, Octubre 17, 2021 - 02:55
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Walking Alongside: Strategies to Support Parenting in Recovery

Location: Online

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET

This webinar invites a new approach to the practice of focusing on recovery before parenting. Healthy and safe parenting within the context of a supportive community is a means of achieving and sustaining recovery. Participants will hear from a mom who will share how motherhood was a catalyst to her recovery. The presenters will describe strategies that substance use treatment and recovery services can adopt to simultaneously increase both recovery and parenting capital through individual and group approaches.

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Submitted on Miércoles, Noviembre 24, 2021 - 10:23
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