August 2019

Implementing Effective Systems of Care for Children, Youth, and Transition-Aged Youth with or At-Risk of SED in Rural Communities

Location: webinar, United States

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Submitted on Tuesday 30th July 2019 - 17:36
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The NHS Substance Misuse Providers Alliance Conference 2019

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom

The NHS Substance Misuse Providers Alliance invite you to join us for our 2019 conference at Sheffield Hallam University on 9th September 2019.

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Submitted on Tuesday 6th August 2019 - 11:04
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Nordic Youth Research Symposium (NYRIS) 14

Location: Aarhus, Denmark

The lives of young people are still fundamentally precarious. Unemployment rates are still high; mental health problems among young people are still endemic and new forms of marginalization and social exclusion continue to be generated. 

Increasing numbers of young people are pushed to the edge of society; the difference between the powerful and the less powerful continues to widen and populist and nationalistic movements increasingly challenge established institutions and accepted understandings of democratic institutions.

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Submitted on Wednesday 30th January 2019 - 07:12
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The National Conference on Addiction Disorders

Location: Baltimore

NCAD East is the premier provider of continuing education for addiction, behavioural, and mental health professionals. Join clinicians and executives alike and work to improve and refine patient care as well as develop sustainable and successful treatment organisations.

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Submitted on Tuesday 26th March 2019 - 10:16
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The 22nd International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety (ICADTS) Conference

Location: Edmonton, Canada

The City of Edmonton's Traffic Safety section is proud to host T2019, the 22nd International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety (ICADTS) Conference.

T2019 promises to be an excellent opportunity for delegates to interact with government, business, law enforcement and academic leaders as they present the latest research, prevention initiatives and best practices for addressing issues related to alcohol, drugs and traffic safety.

For over 65 years delegates have met to find solutions to issues relating to alcohol, drugs and traffic safety around the world. 

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Submitted on Thursday 15th August 2019 - 11:35
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HSRProj Back to School Webinar: How to Search, Communicate, and Disseminate Your Research

Location: Webinar

This introductory seminar explores effective search, communication, and dissemination strategies and provides an overview of resources publicly available through the National Library of Medicine for public health and health services and policy researchers to use in their work. 

Developed with graduate students and junior investigators in mind, the seminar reviews systematic search strategies and focuses on innovative methods to communicate and disseminate research findings, including data visualization and social media.

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Submitted on Friday 2nd August 2019 - 08:14
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Rights in Recovery

Location: Stirling, United Kingdom

“Everyone has the right to health and to live free from the harms of alcohol and drugs. Everyone has the right to be treated with respect and dignity and for their individual recovery journey to be fully supported. This strategy is, therefore, about how we best support people across alcohol and drug issues - taking a human rights-based, public health approach to ensure we are delivering the best possible care, treatment and responses for individuals and communities.”

Ministerial foreword to Rights, Respect and Recovery.

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Submitted on Monday 12th August 2019 - 10:19
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Global Conference on Addiction and Behavioral Health

Location: London, United Kingdom

The Global Conference on Addiction and Behavioral Health is scheduled on August 22-24, 2019 in London, UK.

The theme of the event is “Unifying the New Discoveries and Advanced Approaches towards Addiction” which is cornerstone for accomplishing Addiction, Rehabilitation and Psychiatry problems.

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Submitted on Monday 26th November 2018 - 07:45
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Building Healthy Communities: Stories of Resilience and Hope

Location: Brisbane

The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference is Australasia’s leading and most diverse mental health conference – and we will be holding our annual conference in Brisbane this August.

The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Building Healthy Communities: Stories of Resilience and Hope’.

TheMHS Learning Network events bring together people from across Australia and New Zealand to stimulate debates that challenge the boundaries of present knowledge and ideas about mental health care and mental health systems.

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Submitted on Wednesday 14th August 2019 - 08:40
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National Prevention Network Conference

Location: Chicago, United States

The National Prevention Network conference will be held August 27-29, 2019 at the Hilton Chicago.

The purpose of the National Prevention Network (NPN) Conference is to highlight the latest research in the substance use prevention field. It provides a forum for prevention professionals, coalition leaders, researchers, and federal partners to share research, best practices and promising evaluation results for the purpose of integrating research into prevention practice.

The conference theme for 2019 is: Building on Evidence-Based Prevention to Connect Communities.

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Submitted on Tuesday 13th August 2019 - 12:53
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'Connections during Crisis’ – Preventing Drug Deaths in Scotland

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

Join us at our upcoming conference on drug-related deaths on the 29th of August in Glasgow, which will mark International Overdose Awareness Day 2019.

Rates of accidental and preventable overdoses in Scotland continue to be the highest in Europe. This year’s conference theme ‘Connections During Crisis’ will focus on how we connect people, evidence and service provision to prevent drug deaths.

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Submitted on Monday 29th July 2019 - 13:22
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International Overdose Awareness Day

Location: International Campaign

International Overdose Awareness Day aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death.

It is also an opportunity to stimulate discussion about evidence-based overdose prevention and drug policy.

International Overdose Awareness Day acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or suffered a permanent injury due to a drug overdose.

International Overdose Awareness Day spreads the message about the tragedy of drug overdose death and that drug overdose is preventable.

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Submitted on Monday 29th July 2019 - 13:25
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