December 2020

Seminario Web: Políticas preventivas en la educación superior: creando contextos preventivos

Location: Santiago, Chile

ISSUP Chile

ISSUP Chile te invita a participar de un webinar presentando los resultados del último estudio sobre consumo de sustancias en estudiantes de educación superior en Chile.

El webinar tendrá lugar el jueves 1 de diciembre de 2020 a las 1:00 p.m. (hora Chile).

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Nudge Theory and Alcohol Policy: How Nudge Might Shape Drinking

Location: Online

The Institute of Alcohol Studies hosts this seminar to discuss nudge policy and its place in alcohol policy.

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Reconvened 63rd CND session

Location: Vienna

The reconvened sixty-third session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) will be held from 2 to 4 December 2020 starting at 11 am and 3 pm at the Vienna International Centre, as well as via virtual platform. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions only members of the Commission may attend the meeting in person. 

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Youth Goal Setting for Promoting Health & Preventing Substance Use: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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Annual Pediatrics and Neonatology Summit 2020 (Virtual)

Location: NA

APN Summit 2020 is accredited with maximum of [15] AMA PRA Category 1Credit(s)

Pediatrics conference 2020 committee invites the participants across the globe to attend its annual conference, Annual Pediatrics and Neonatology Summit which is going to take place during Dec 02-04, 2020.

Organized around the theme “Current challenges in delivering Pediatric and Neonatal Researches”, Pediatrics conference is comprised of various sessions designed to offer comprehensive symposiums that address current issues in the field of Pediatrics and provides fantastic opportunity to network with your peers from academia and industry.

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Working with the whole person: Alcohol, mental health and complex needs

Location: Online

Alcohol Change UK's first online interactive conference

Who is this conference for?

If you’re passionate about harm reduction, this event is for you. If you want to get alongside people as they overcome the obstacles in their past and present, and move on to a more fulfilling future, we can help you along that path. Whether you’re a researcher, practitioner, commissioner, clinician, or emergency service worker, you’ll get new insights, hear about the latest research, and make new connections at our 2020 conference.

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Working with the whole person: Alcohol, mental health and complex needs

Location: Online, hosted from Cardiff, Wales, UK, United Kingdom

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Alcohol Change UK's first online interactive conference

 

Wednesday 2 December and Thursday 3 December 2020

 

Who is this conference for?

If you’re passionate about harm reduction, this event is for you. If you want to get alongside people as they overcome the obstacles in their past and present, and move on to a more fulfilling future, we can help you along that path.

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Seminario Web: Presentación del Informe sobre Impacto de la Pandemia en Centros de Tratamiento de América Latina

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

ISSUP Argentina

ISSUP Argentina te invita a participar de un webinar presentando los principales resultados del estudio multicéntrico realizado por los capítulos nacionales de ISSUP (Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Ecuador y México).
El webinar tendrá lugar el jueves 3 de diciembre de 2020 a las 11:00 a.m. (hora argentina).

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Estrategias y políticas locales sobre drogas

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

ISSUP Argentina te invita a participar de un webinar enfocado en estrategias de prevención y tratamiento en el uso de sustancias psicoactivas
El webinar tendrá lugar el viernes 4 de diciembre de 2020 a las 12: 00hrs (hora Argentina).

4 de diciembre de 2020, 12:00 - 13:00 hrs (hora de Argentina)

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Virtual Solutions for Substance Use Care Conference

Location: Virtual

The COVID-19 pandemic proved that a lot of medicine can be delivered virtually. A lot of sentiments were corrected and a lot of anxieties were proven wrong. Online resources can help to build capacity and provide better access to patients who need care and can’t get it. Web-based systems can help to better organize clinical pathways and provide additional tools, which are giving access to psychotherapy and expertise beyond the current system.

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Prevention Talks: Providing Family-Based Prevention during COVID-19: Challenges and Opportunities for Prevention Professionals.

Location: Online

Family-based prevention interventions have demonstrated effectiveness with a strong level of evidence to address substance use in the family by providing and building parenting skills to raise and nurture children so that they are resilient and display prosocial behavior. But, in the midst of the pandemic and with these new added stresses, how can these programs reach parents with COVID-19 protective approaches—e.g., through virtual platforms? 

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Alcohol Related Brain Damage and Mental Capacity

Location: online

On the moring of the 9th December we will be holding a webinar on how Alcohol Related Brain-Damage can impact on Mental Capacity and Adult Safeguarding.

The webinar will be presented by Professor Ken Wilson.

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ISSUP Philippines' Christmas Offering

Location: Manila, Philippines

ISSUP Philippines Gift to Myself
ISSUP Philippines would like to invite you to give a gift to yourself this December! Join this workshop to Pause, Reflect and Connect.
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Webinar | Risk & Protective Factors of Substance Use: Youth Focused Prevention

Location: Karachi, Pakistan

ISSUP Pakistan Youth Focused Prevention Flyer
On Friday 11th December, ISSUP Pakistan would like to invite you to attend their upcoming Webinar on Prevention, Risk and Protective factors, Youth, Parenting, & Copying Strategies.
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The Pandemic Nine Months On: What Lessons Have Drug and Alcohol Services Learned?

Location: Online

Services have had the chance to come to terms with the seismic and sudden changes that the pandemic required of us nine months ago.

This webinar will look at whether some of these changes have been beneficial and will outlast the pandemic, and also what services will embrace on return to a more normal environment.

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Qualitative Methods Journal Club

Location: Online

This is the second in a series of Qualitative Methods Journal Club meetings hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Substance Use Research Group, and organised by the Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN). The Journal Club is funded by the Society for the Study of Addiction (SSA).

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The Stigma of Substance Use

Location: Manchester

About this Event

Dr Liviu Alexandrescu Lecturer in Criminology School of History, Philosophy and Culture – Oxford Brookes University

Presentation title: Drug/dependency stigma and marginality: some reflections on the political economy of blame 

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Substance Use Interventions for Adolescents and Transitional Age Youth

Location: Chicago

In this free webinar, participants will learn an approach to conduct proper screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment for young adults (ages 18-25) at risk for substance use disorders.

They will then hear about key behavioural and pharmacologic treatments for youth with substance use disorders including motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral therapy, contingency management and medications for alcohol and opioid use disorders.

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Webinar | Comprendre la prévention comme une intervention fondée sur la science Ce qui marche VS ce qui ne marche pas

Location: Lome, Togo

ISSUP Togo Webinar flyer
ISSUP Togo vous invite à participer à son prochain webinaire sur le thème 'Comprendre la prévention comme une intervention fondée sur la science'.
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