Resources

Designer Drugs

Created by
Haider Ali by Drug Free Nation

Designer drug is a structural or functional analog of a controlled substance that has been designed to mimic the pharmacological effects of the original drug, while avoiding classification as illegal and/or detection in standard drug tests.[1] Designer drugs include psychoactive substances that have been designated by the European Union as new psychoactive substances (NPS)[2] as well as analogs of performance-enhancing drugs such as designer s

New App for Practitioners to Improve Knowledge of the Clinical Harms of Non-medical Prescription Drug Use.

ATOMIC is a free, evidence-based, mobile-learning application aimed at clinicians and other practitioners who want to improve their knowledge of the acute and chronic clinical harms of non-medical prescription drug use. ATOMIC is a response to increasing public health concern regarding the harms of non-medical prescription drug use.

Fundamentos de la farmacoterapia en el tratamiento sud

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ISSUP Afganistán le gustaría invitarle a asistir a su próximo seminario web sobre fundamentos de la farmacoterapia en el tratamiento sud. El seminario web incluirá una introducción e información básica sobre la farmacoterapia en el tratamiento del uso de sustancias para la desintoxicación, la prevención de recaídas y el mantenimiento de opoiod.

AOD Primary Prevention & Demand Reduction Priority Primer

Created by
Dalgarno Institute
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This Primer is an introduction to Demand Reduction and Primary Prevention, aimed at policy makers and educators in the AOD space. It is written in accessible language to invite the investigator to better reflect on basic principles of best-practice for best health outcomes for our communities. 

Reducir el estigma del consumo de sustancias: el papel de los socorristas

Created by
CCSA

El estigma es una de las mayores barreras que enfrentan las personas cuando buscan atención para los trastornos por uso de sustancias. Diseñado para miembros de la comunidad policial, este seminario web exploró la relación entre el consumo de sustancias, el cerebro y la salud mental, y cómo el estigma puede ser una barrera para acceder y recibir atención.

Youth drinking declines - what have we learned?

Created by
NDARC

Since the early 2000s, adolescent drinking in Australia and in many high income countries has fallen dramatically. For example, among 14-17 year old Australians, the rate of risky drinking has fallen from 30% in 2001 to 9% in 2019. This seminar summarised a program of work looking to understand these trends, addressing the potential causes of these declines, the implications for adult drinking and harm and next steps for research.

Anxiety and Alcohol Use: What Clinicians Need to Know

Created by
The Matilda Centre

 

Presented by Associate Professor Lexine Stapinski (the Matilda Centre) this webinar will lead to:

1. An understanding of typical patterns and issues relevant to the management of anxiety and alcohol use disorder comorbidity;

2. Introduction to an integrated cognitive behaviour therapy program that improves outcomes by concurrently addressing anxiety, alcohol use and the connections between them;

WHO Quitting Toolkit

Created by
World Health Organization (WHO)
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With professional support and quitting services, tobacco users double their chances of quitting successfully. This WHO toolkit is aimed at tobacco users and is designed to provide information, reasons to quit and resources in an easily accessible format.

Conjunto de herramientas para llevar a cabo las breves intervenciones sobre el tabaco de las 5A y las 5R en la atención primaria

Created by
World Health Organization (WHO)
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Este conjunto de herramientas se elaboró sobre la base del paquete de capacitación 4 de la OMS titulado "Fortalecimiento de los sistemas de salud para el tratamiento de la dependencia del tabaco en la atención primaria". Su público objetivo son los proveedores de atención primaria.

Toolkit for practitioners working with families affected by co-occurring conditions

Created by
Adfam

This toolkit has been produced by Adfam and family members affected by the co-occurring conditions of substance use disorders and mental ill-health. It is designed for practitioners who support those caring for a loved one who is having difficulties with their mental health and substance use.

Addressing Unprecedented Challenges in Management of SUD’s and GBV in the midst of COVID-19

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ISSUP Kenya would like to present their Webinar on Addressing Unprecedented Challenges in Management of SUD's and GBV in the midst of COVID-19. The Webinar will explore emerging trends in Substance Use Disorder and Gender-based violence in view of COVID-19 and the correlations between SUD’s and GBV, with special emphasis of the impact of COVID-19.