Resources - All Webinars

Navigating the complexity of harm and care: a qualitative study of self-harm and alcohol use

Created by
SHAAP
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Watch the video of the SHAAP/SARN 'Alcohol Occasionals' webinar, held over Zoom on 23 May 2022: "Navigating the complexity of harm and care: a qualitative study of self-harm and alcohol use" by Dr Amy Chandler and Annie Taylor from the University of Edinburgh.

Care for co-occurring heavy alcohol use & depression

Created by
SHAAP
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Watch the video of the SHAAP/SARN 'Alcohol Occasionals' webinar, held over Zoom on 21 June 2022:

"‘I’m just getting the impression I have to sort myself out’: How people with co-occurring heavy alcohol use and depression describe the care they receive in a fragmented health system - a qualitative study" by Dr Kat Jackson & Dr Amy O’Donnell from Newcastle University.

Socioeconomic lens on addiction

Created by
Monash Addiction Research Centre
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In this webinar, the speakers take a look at the social and economic factors influencing addiction (particularly injecting drug use), and its impact on particularly disadvantaged groups, such as young people transitioning from out of home care and the long-term unemployed.

Vulnerable Children: Substance use among young people and caregivers in child protection systems

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Monash Addiction Research Centre Monash Addiction Research Centre
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In this webinar, the speakers take a look at substance use among young people, focusing on the 'crossover' of children at the nexus of the youth justice and child protection systems, and the implications of caregiver substance abuse in children's involvement in the system.

Preparing for the future — applying a foresight approach in the drugs field

Created by
EMCDDA

Objective: This webinar marks the official launch of the EMCDDA’s foresight toolkit for the drugs field entitled How to run a trends workshop in the drugs field. The event also aims to promote a foresight approach and increase foresight literacy among the EMCDDA’s stakeholders and to take stock of current initiatives in this area and reflect on possible ways forward.

Treating co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders using tools from CBT

Created by
The Matilda Centre

Presented by Jo Cassar (The Matilda Centre for Research in Mental Health and Substance Use, University of Sydney), by the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Recognise the importance of assessing for substance use when a client presents with a mental health disorder;

Eating disorders and AOD use: what clinicians need to know

Created by
The Matilda Centre

Presented by Associate Professor Sarah Maguire (Director, InsideOut Institute), by attending this webinar, attendees will learn:

- How to recognise the most common eating disorder symptoms;

- Eating disorder interventions and how workers might deliver them;

- How workers may interpret those interventions in instances of co-occurring eating disorders and AOD use.

Webinar on “Females with Substance Use and Society: Do’s and Don’t’s of NLP and Hypnotherapy

Created by
Dr. Nazish Idrees Chaudhary
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On Sunday, June 26, 2022, an activity was planned online to honor the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Females are at high risk of substance use with lack of opportunities to reach treatment facilities as compared to males. The societal factors are serving as great stigma in continuing victimization.

Alcohol & Human Rights

Created by
Institute of Alcohol Studies Institute of Alcohol Studies
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The Institute of Alcohol Studies presents Seminar Four in its four-part series on alcohol and sustainability. Seminar Four explored workers’ rights for alcohol industry employees in the developing world; industry practices in Africa, including female promotional workers’ rights and their risk of sexual harassment and assault; gender and health inequality; and how human rights litigation can be used as a last resort control policy

The cardiovascular risks and benefits of quit smoking medicines

Created by
NDARC
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In this presentation, the speakers reported the results of a series of three population-based cohort studies relating to the use and effects of smoking cessation pharmacotherapies. The first of these studies provided evidence on how the three smoking cessation pharmacotherapies available in Australia (nicotine replacement therapy, varenicline and bupropion) compare to each other in terms of cardiovascular safety.

Opioid Facts and Figures

Created by
International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA)

Opioid Facts and Figures, recorded 3-June-2022. Presented by Lauran Wirf, DO: Addiction Medicine Fellow; University of Colorado School of Medicine; Denver, Colorado. With the increasing prevalence of illicit fentanyl, it is important for healthcare providers to understand the new hurdles they may face in treatment of opioid use disorders.

Webinar on psychological flexibility for addictive behaviours

Created by
Miss Fatima Iqbal
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On June 3 Friday evening, 2022, a webinar was held to educate youth, students and professionals about a new clinical construct called Psychological Flexibility. The importance of this ability was elaborated in the context of managing addictive behaviors and the damage caused by substance use. It has special skills to teach for cravings and withdrawal symptoms reduction. More than 70 participants attended the webinar.

Terapia cognitivo-conductual para los trastornos por uso de sustancias: de la teoría a la práctica

Created by
IRETA

Se ha encontrado que la terapia cognitiva conductual (TCC) es efectiva para tratar una variedad de trastornos por uso de sustancias (SUD). Este seminario web revisará el modelo de TCC del uso de sustancias, así como las estrategias y herramientas prácticas de tratamiento para ayudar mejor a las personas afectadas por LOS SUD. Este seminario web fue presentado por Heather Fulton, PhD.

Estimulantes Un enfoque en intervenciones de tratamiento efectivas y apoyos de recuperación

Created by
IRETA

Durante este seminario web, aprenderá cómo:

-Discutir los hallazgos de la investigación relacionada con la recuperación del cerebro después del uso de estimulantes.

-Recordar las intervenciones conductuales basadas en la evidencia que se encontró que son efectivas en el tratamiento de los pacientes con un trastorno por uso de estimulantes.

Estrés, relaciones y trastornos por uso de sustancias Aplicaciones clínicas

Created by
IRETA

 

Este taller es la Parte 2 de un conjunto de presentaciones sobre la integración de la neurociencia con el tratamiento SUD. La Parte 1 sentó las bases para la práctica ética. La Parte 2 describe la aplicación de un modelo metafórico de intervención informada por la neurociencia que los participantes pueden poner en práctica con sus clientes de inmediato.
 

Motivational Interviewing in Africa Webinar Series

Created by
ITTC South Africa

In this webinar series, hosted by the South Africa International Technology Transfer Centre in collaboration with MI & Beyond, William Miller and Stephen Rollnick, co-founders of Motivational Interviewing engage with clinicians and researchers from across Africa, drawing on lessons from existing research and dissemination activities, and exploring the broader potential of Motivational Interviewing on the African Continent.