April 2019

Help to Improve Care for People with Alcohol Problems

Location: London, United Kingdom

Do you or a loved one have experience of alcohol problems, or are you currently a carer for someone with an alcohol problem?

Would you like to find out more about the work being done to help treat and support people with alcohol problems?

Would you like to contribute to shaping future research in this area?

CLAHRC invite you to a morning of presentations with researchers and clinicians who are investigating how to improve alcohol services and treatment. 

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Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 08:52
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The ASAM 50th Annual Conference

Location: Orlando, United States

The ASAM 50th Annual Conference - Innovations in Addiction Medicine and Science, will take place between the 4th and 7th of April 2019.

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Submitted on Tuesday 16th October 2018 - 15:16
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Reinforcing Behaviour Change in Addiction Treatment

Location: London, United Kingdom

Reinforcing Behaviour Change in Addiction Treatment' will present findings from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Programme grant which sought to develop an evidence base for contingency management in addiction services in the UK.

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Submitted on Thursday 7th March 2019 - 09:39
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The EPA Congress in 2019

Location: Warsaw

The European Psychiatric Association Congress in 2019 is guided by the Congress motto, Psychiatry in Transition – Towards New Models, Goals and Challenges.

The 27th European Congress of Psychiatry, EPA 2019, will facilitate discussion and educational forums on a range of topics in the field of psychiatry, psychology, social work and clinical trials.

The European Psychiatric Association is the premier association representing psychiatry in Europe.

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Submitted on Tuesday 19th February 2019 - 09:16
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The 27th European Congress of Psychiatry

Location: Warsaw, Poland

The 27th European Congress of Psychiatry, organised by the largest international association of psychiatrists in Europe, will take place between 6 and 9 April 2019 in Warsaw.

Psychiatry is facing a generative transition involving the organisation of mental health services, traditional approaches to diagnosis, models of care, and research paradigms. 

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Submitted on Friday 15th March 2019 - 15:20
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The VI International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances

Location: Maastricht, Netherlands

The VI International Conference on Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) will be held on 8th – 9th April 2019 at the University of Maastricht in the Netherlands.

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Submitted on Thursday 15th November 2018 - 10:34
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5th Annual CBC Conference, Behaviour Change for Health: Digital and Other Innovative Methods

Location: London, United Kingdom

The UCL Centre for Behaviour Change (CBC), in collaboration with the UCL Institute for Digital Health, is delighted to confirm its fifth behaviour change conference.

The 5th annual CBC conference will invite academia and industry to present on health-related behaviour using digital/not digital and hybrid technologies. 

The two-day conference event will include three guest keynote speakers, presentations, posters, symposia and workshops.

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Submitted on Wednesday 13th February 2019 - 09:52
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UTC 4 Basic Counseling Skills for Addiction Profesionals

Location: Baguio, Philippines

Colombo Plan DAP Education Provider, Serenity in the Steps invites participants to this Universal Treatment Curriculum offering “Basic Counseling Skills for Addiction Professionals". It is a 5 day Overview and Skills based training in evidence based approaches that work. Global master trainers, Junjun Abella, Verna Felipe and Sara Araullo will be teaching at the mountain resort city, Baguio , Philippines - contact serenitysteps2016 [at] gmail [dot] com April 10-15, 2019

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Submitted on Tuesday 19th March 2019 - 19:53
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Youth Drinking in Decline

Location: Krakow, Poland

Youth alcohol consumption is declining across most high-income nations, often alongside concurrent decreases in drug use and smoking. Researchers are increasingly focusing on the nature and underlying reasons for this decline.

The Kettil Bruun Society is holding a thematic meeting to discuss the nature of these trends.

The programme will be organised around the following themes:

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Submitted on Thursday 31st January 2019 - 09:05
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Liquid Modernity: Space, Place & Contemporary Drinking Cultures

Location: Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Liquid Modernity is a two-day event that seeks to draw together researchers interested in exploring the intersection of drink, space and place within contemporary culture, media and society.

The conference will be held at Bournemouth University 11-12th April 2019, hosted by the Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community, and supported by the Drinking Studies Network.

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Submitted on Wednesday 20th March 2019 - 15:32
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Advocating for Prevention Science Twitter Chat

Location: Twitter Chat

In today's world, advocating for effective approaches to prevention is imperative!

Join SPR on April 25, 2019, for the #PreventionSciencechat with prevention scientists from around the country about how to be the best advocate for prevention science research.

Share successes and challenges, and walk away with more connections and resources to share the vital work being done in the field!

1pm EDT / 10am PDT

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Submitted on Tuesday 23rd April 2019 - 11:17
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Childhood That Matters: The Impact of Drug Policies on Children and Adolescents With Imprisoned Mothers and Fathers in Latin America and the Caribbean

Location: Washington DC, United States

It is estimated that in Latin America there are more than 2 million children and adolescents who have one of their parents deprived of their liberty and that of these, almost half a million live in this situation due to the mass incarceration of people for minor non-violent drug crimes.

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Submitted on Thursday 25th April 2019 - 13:12
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Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry Annual Conference 2019

Location: London, United Kingdom

The Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry Annual Conference 2019 will take place 30th April - 1st May.

Highlights of the programme include:

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Submitted on Wednesday 20th February 2019 - 12:09
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