January 2021

New 2021 One-Session Evidence-based SPORT (Alcohol/Drug) Prevention Plus Wellness Programs: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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Submitted on Thursday 17th December 2020 - 19:32
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New 2021 One-Session Evidence-Informed Vaping & Marijuana Prevention Plus Wellness Programs: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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Submitted on Saturday 9th January 2021 - 17:39
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New 2021 One-Session Opioid & InShape (Alcohol/Drug) Prevention Plus Wellness Programs: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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Submitted on Saturday 9th January 2021 - 17:41
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Qualitative Methods Journal Club

Location: Online

This is the third in a series of Qualitative Methods Journal Clubmeetings 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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Submitted on Friday 18th December 2020 - 09:37
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Exploring the International Standards of Prevention Practice and Professionalism

Location: Online

As prevention professionals, we are fortunate today to have a collection of evidence-based strategies and interventions that have been shown to work effectively to prevent substance use and other problem behaviors.  The origins of this effective prevention toolbox are the result of over 30 years prevention research, which has provided rigorous scientific evidence of prevention methods that can  achieve the best outcomes. Further, based on the evidence, we have seen the development of a series of standards to guide programming and practice in the prevention field around the world.

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Submitted on Tuesday 29th December 2020 - 11:05
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Closing Ceremony of the UTC 1-8

Location: India

The first batch of UTC online training ends on 15 Jan.  Closing ceremony at 7 pm
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Submitted on Thursday 14th January 2021 - 11:54
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After care services and it’s challenges

Location: Punjab - Sialkot, Pakistan

ISSUP Pakistan Chapter and Youth Forum Pakistan is going to organise a Live Session on "AFTER CARE SERVICES AND IT'S CHALLENGES " on ISSUP Pakistan Chapter & Youth Forum Pakistan's Facebook Pages, YouTube Channels and Twitter with our honorable guest speaker Mr. Iqbal Masood from Bangladesh, Director (Health Sector) Dhaka Ahsania Mission, Global Master Trainer (UTCs & Children Curriculums by CPDAP), Member, National Anti Drug Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. Bangladesh, International Certified Addiction Professional (ICAP 1) with Ms.

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Submitted on Thursday 14th January 2021 - 17:38
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After care services and it’s challenges

Location: Punjab - Sialkot, Pakistan

After care services and it’s challenges

ISSUP Pakistan Chapter and Youth Forum Pakistan is going to organise a Live Session on "AFTER CARE SERVICES AND IT'S CHALLENGES " on ISSUP Pakistan Chapter & Youth Forum Pakistan's Facebook Pages, YouTube Channels and Twitter with our honorable guest speaker Mr. Iqbal Masood from Bangladesh, Director (Health Sector) Dhaka Ahsania Mission, Global Master Trainer (UTCs & Children Curriculums by CPDAP), Member, National Anti Drug Committee, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. Bangladesh, International Certified Addiction Professional (ICAP 1) with Ms.

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Submitted on Thursday 14th January 2021 - 17:13
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Online Training on Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) for Addiction Professionals

Location: Mangalore, India (Online Live sessions), India

Admission to the 3rd Batch of Universal Treatment Curriculum, Online Training Opens

Ecolink Institute, India has been a Pioneer in providing Online Course on Universal Treatment Curriculum for Addiction Professionals in patronship with the Colombo Plan Drug Advisory Programme successfully. Ecolink is an Approved Training Provider of the Colombo Plan and have been already running two batches of students from over 10 countries. As the first batch completes its full course of 8 Curriculums by 15 January, 2021, application for another fresh batch began. Those completing the course can apply for ICAP Certification and credentialing.

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Submitted on Wednesday 30th December 2020 - 08:18
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New 2021 Multi-Session Evidence-Informed SPORT 2 (Alcohol/Drug) Prevention Plus Wellness Programs: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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Submitted on Friday 15th January 2021 - 18:29
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Health Inequality Theory & the ‘Alcohol Harm Paradox’

Location: Online

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) and Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN) warmly invite you to join us online on Wednesday 20 January from 12:30-14:00 GMT for our first SHAAP/SARN Alcohol Occasionals event of 2021.

Jennifer Boyd, University of Sheffield, will deliver a presentation entitled: 'Beyond behaviours: How health inequality theory can enhance our understanding of the ‘alcohol harm paradox’.

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Submitted on Monday 21st December 2020 - 10:37
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Gender-Informed Virtual Interventions Addressing Substance Use and Intimate Partner Violence

Location: Online, Canada

This webinar will describe technology-based approaches in substance use prevention and health promotion. It will include information on how technology-based interventions can address sex, gender, and intersectional equity considerations.

This webinar will draw upon a scoping review on sex, gender, and substance use as well as a rapid review on interventions for intimate partner violence and substance use in the COVID-19 pandemic, both undertaken by the Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health.

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Submitted on Monday 11th January 2021 - 16:47
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Asian Public Mental Health Virtual Congress

Location: Bali, Indonesia

Plenareno Asian public mental health congress

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Asian Public Mental Health Virtual Congress pertains to Psychiatry and Mental Health Disorders such as anxiety, depression, bipolar, behavioral disorders, post-traumatic, seasonal depression, persistent depressive disorder, stress and understanding the effective diagnosis & treatment to identify and help to facilitate the recovery of someone suffering from psychiatric disorders.

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Submitted on Monday 30th November 2020 - 17:24
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High Risk Substance Use and Overdose Among Youth Conference

Location: Online

The rising numbers of young people with high-risk substance use, especially suffering from overdose, is alarming. Adolescence and young adulthood (under the age of 25) is the period of highest incidence and greatest impact of mental health and substance use disorders, yet there are no youth-specific services in place.

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Submitted on Monday 7th December 2020 - 12:25
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Digital Inclusion For All: Medici Final Conference

Location: Online

The Medici Final Conference showcases work on digital inclusion at the grassroots level. It will present case studies of good practices that directly tackle digital exclusion across the 27 EU member states and the UK. It will present the projects’ main results and will also explore prospects for the sustainability of the MEDICI platform in the future.

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Submitted on Friday 11th December 2020 - 12:15
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MEDICI Conference "DIGITAL INCLUSION FOR ALL"

Location: Online

Join for free!

26th - 28th January 2020

 

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Submitted on Monday 14th December 2020 - 20:56
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New 2021 Opioid Prevention Plus Wellness Program for Adolescents: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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Submitted on Saturday 23rd January 2021 - 19:02
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Introduction to the International Drug Control Conventions

Location: Online

The Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs (VNGOC) together with the UNODC Civil Society Team are inviting you to a joint webinar introducing the International Drug Control Conventions and the treaty mandated functions of UNODC and CND.

The webinar will be held in English, interpretation in French and Spanish will be available.

Tuesday, 26 January 2021, 3 p.m. CET, Vienna (2 p.m. UTC)

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Submitted on Friday 22nd January 2021 - 14:55
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Civil Society Webinar: Introducing the International Drug Control Conventions

Location: Vienna, Austria

3pm Vienna (2pm UTC)

Registration needed

 

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Submitted on Friday 22nd January 2021 - 11:14
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Webinar - Introduction to the International Drug Control Conventions

Location: Vienna

ISSUP UNODC CND
The Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs (VNGOC) together with the UNODC Civil Society Team are inviting you to a joint webinar introducing the International Drug Control Conventions and the treaty mandated functions of UNODC and CND.
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Submitted on Friday 22nd January 2021 - 09:18
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Webinar | Media-Based Persuasive Prevention

Location: California, United States

Media-Based Persuasive Prevention Flyer
ISSUP Global invites you to attend this upcoming Webinar on the topic of the Role of Persuasion in Media-based Substance Prevention, with presentations from the Claremont Graduate University Media-Based Prevention Science Certificate Program Trainees, 2018-Present.
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Submitted on Friday 8th January 2021 - 08:16
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HIV Research for Prevention Conference

Location: Online

Registration to the 4th HIV Research for Prevention Conference (HIVR4P // Virtual) is now open! Take part and access the latest in biomedical HIV prevention research and implementation in a new virtual format and accessible from around the world.

HIVR4P // Virtual will include the world’s leading HIV prevention researchers, implementers and advocates, along with the latest science in 29 research categories.

Full event programme.

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Submitted on Saturday 2nd January 2021 - 20:55
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Bi-Monthly Webinar: ISSUP Nigeria Knowledge Update Series (Fourth Session)

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

ISSUP Nigeria Knowledge Update Series Flyer
ISSUP Nigeria would like to invite you to their Fourth Webinar in the Knowledge Update Series. This Webinar will focus on the topic of Substance Abuse among Adolescents: The Influence of Sexual Behaviour. 
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Submitted on Wednesday 6th January 2021 - 14:00
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Integrating Wellness into Substance Use Prevention: Multi-Risk Behavior Interventions: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

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  1. Explain the need for and benefits of integrating wellness promotion into substance use prevention.
  2. Describe a marketing-related conceptual model and steps for creating integrated prevention with wellness content, programs and campaigns.
  3. Explore evidence-based prevention plus wellness programs and resources.

Register:  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bxmc6htoTCy2T8ZMzfGJwg

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Submitted on Saturday 23rd January 2021 - 19:03
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ISSUP Philippines Pre-Conference

Location: Manila, Philippines

ISSUP Philippines Pre-Conference Event Flyer
ISSUP Philippines, in partnership with INL, US Embassy Manila, the Dangerous Drugs Board, and with support from ISSUP Global, would like to invite you to their upcoming 3-Day Pre-Conference from January 27 to 29, 2021.
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Submitted on Friday 8th January 2021 - 16:33
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How to Make Your Teaching Matter: Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies for Addiction Professionals

Location: Washington, D.C., United States

ICUDDR ISSUP
You are invited to join this webinar with Jason M. Satterfield, PhD on 'How to Make Your Teaching Matter: Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies for Addiction Professionals'.
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Submitted on Monday 11th January 2021 - 09:10
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