May 2020

McLean Hospital Addictions Conference 2020

Location: Boston

Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital are pleased to offer this intensive 2-day course which brings together some of the foremost authorities in the addiction field.

Topics will include new, evidence-based treatments, the nuances of treating co-occurring disorders along with addiction, and special populations. Smaller breakout sessions allow for in-depth exploration of topic areas in an interactive and stimulating format that should enhance learning and skill-building.

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Submitted on Tuesday 10th March 2020 - 08:20
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iCAAD 2020

Location: London

iCADD is hosting the largest European conference on addiction, behaviour, and emotional wellbeing.

Join iCADD for 3 days of networking, furthering global connection, communication and understanding in the prevention and treatment of Behavioral, Mental and Emotional Health, facilitated by world-renowned speakers on our uniquely eclectic combination of topics.

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Submitted on Friday 1st November 2019 - 20:49
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6th Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference

Location: Queensland

In the world of addiction, nobody faces the same journey.

Prevention, treatment and recovery is not one size fits all, and when it comes to physical, mental and behavioural addictions, breaking the stigma is essential.

At the Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference, you have access to the latest research, projects and strategies to help meet the diverse and complex needs of your clients.

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Submitted on Tuesday 10th March 2020 - 08:24
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Nicotine & Tobacco: Current Issues, Policy & Practice

Location: Stirling

This is a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) module and Knowledge Exchange Workshop currently hosted by the University of Stirling on behalf of SPECTRUM. It is convened by Dr Allison Ford and has been successfully delivered for over ten years at various of our partner Universities throughout the UK.

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Submitted on Wednesday 4th March 2020 - 14:23
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Energy Psychology Techniques for Reducing Trauma & Addiction

Location: Webinar

Energy psychology techniques have shown continuous efficacy in reducing trauma brain responses. Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) and Thought Field Therapy (TFT) use tapping on acupressure meridians to reduce agitated sympathetic nervous system agitation to parasympathetic nervous system resting response within minutes.

The webinar will discuss the neuroscience behind the techniques and demonstrate the use of these techniques to reduce anxiety in clients.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 @ 3-4:00pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)

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Submitted on Friday 6th December 2019 - 09:20
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National Addiction Leadership Conference

Location: San Diego

NAATP National is one of the most important, engaging, and influential conferences in our industry. 

This leadership conference remains unique and critically important as the leading educational and networking event within the addiction treatment field. 

This year’s conference will bring together four powerful segments of the system: providers, payers, policy advocates, and our national guiding agencies.

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Submitted on Tuesday 10th March 2020 - 08:30
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IOTOD 2020 Conference

Location: Amsterdam

The IOTOD conference offers a range of exciting and interactive sessions, involving thought-provoking talks and expert-led panel discussions.

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Submitted on Tuesday 7th January 2020 - 13:21
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Universal Treatment Curriculum 1 & 2

Location: Bagiuo City, Philippines

Get on board the Global Initiative to Professionalise and Credential Addiction Workers. 

Begin with the entry level courses of UTC 1 and 2 

Train at 5000 feet above sea level, in the Philippine mountain resort City of Baguio.

UTC 1: Physiology and Pharmacology for Addiction Professionals 

UTC 2: Treatment for Substance Use Disorder | Continuom of Care for Addiction Professionals 

Participants: 30

Attire: Semi Formal / Corporate

Location: Hotel Villa Silvina, 15 Outlook Drive Bagiuo City

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Submitted on Monday 6th January 2020 - 00:20
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UTC 1 and 2 Training in Baguio

Location: Baguio , Philippines

Interested in becoming a credentialed drug demand reduction professional? 

Here is an opportunity to be trained in the entry level courses of the Universal Treatment Curriculum training series at 5000 feet above sea level in the mountain resort city of Baguio, Philippines 

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Submitted on Sunday 5th January 2020 - 14:08
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14th European Congress on Heroin Addiction & Related Clinical Problems

Location: Grenoble, France

The 14th European Opiate Addiction Treatment Association (EUROPAD) conference will be held in Grenoble, France on May 29-31, 2020.

Symposium, Free Communications and Posters Submission Deadline: December 1st 2019

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Submitted on Friday 13th September 2019 - 10:47
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SPR Annual Meeting

Location: Washington, DC

Mark your calendars to attend the most important prevention science conference – the Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 28th Annual Meeting that will be held in Washington, DC, May 26 – May 29, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. This year’s theme is “Why Context Matters: Towards a Place-Based Prevention Science.”

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Submitted on Wednesday 8th January 2020 - 15:34
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Society for Prevention Research Annual Meeting

Location: Washington, DC, United States

The Society for Prevention Research (SPR) 28th Annual Meeting will be held in Washington, DC, May 26 – May 29, 2020.

The theme for this year's event is “Why Context Matters: Towards a Place-Based Prevention Science.”

The Society for Prevention Research envisions a wellness-oriented society in which evidenced-based programs and policies are continuously applied to improve the health and well-being of its citizens, fostering positive human development and citizens who lead productive lives, in caring relationships with others.

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Submitted on Monday 14th October 2019 - 14:40
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The Americans with Disabilities Act: SUDs and Barriers to Treatment and Recovery

Location: Webinar

Description

There are thousands of people in recovery from addiction unaware of their civil rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This presentation will provide information on the ADA and how it applies to individuals in treatment for or recovery from substance use disorders (SUDs). It will also explain how the ADA addresses alcohol, in addition to providing a general review of the law and cases that have interpreted the ADA’s protections for these individuals.

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Submitted on Friday 6th December 2019 - 09:42
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