December 2021

GCCC Website Launch

Location: Online

GCCC is excited  to officially launch its website on live broadcast through Facebook Live on 

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World AIDS Day Event - An Update on the HIV Outbreak

Location: Webinar, United Kingdom

World AIDS Day takes place on 1 December each year. It’s an opportunity for people to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first-ever global health day.

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Submitted on Wednesday 24th November 2021 - 09:02
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Trauma and Addiction Recovery: How to Work with Couples

Location: Online

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET

We know that relationships impacted by addiction have divorce rates four times higher than average. Even after beginning recovery, relationships are still at risk. Trauma history is likely to play a key reason. Partners impacted by addiction often have a long history of trauma that may precede their relationship. Added to previous trauma, there is the trauma of addiction and the trauma of recovery, an often overlooked dynamic.

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Submitted on Wednesday 24th November 2021 - 10:37
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Desafíos en prevención y tratamiento en la post-pandemia (Argentina-Chile-México-Perú)

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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ISSUP Argentina lo invita a participar en un webinar que aborda el mayor impacto del aislamiento y el distanciamiento social resultante de la pandemia en la calidad de vida de las poblaciones vulnerables en América Latina, incluidos los niños y adolescentes, lo que resulta en el deterioro de la salud mental y un aumento de el consumo de sustancias psicoactivas.

El webinar tendrá lugar el jueves 2 de diciembre de 2021 a las 6:00 p.m. (Hora de Argentina)

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Submitted on Tuesday 16th November 2021 - 04:21
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Substance Use Among Adolescents: Risk and Protective Factors

Location: Washington, D.C., United States

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Join CICAD's Demand Reduction Unit for this online event on "Substance Use Among Adolescents: Risk and Protective Factors".
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Submitted on Thursday 25th November 2021 - 09:18
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Un Enfoque Neurocientífico de la Adicción y su Prevención

Location: Ciudad de México, Mexico

Registro gratuito en: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/4716363937936/WN_PItjnKBVSnioKSA9py5adw
Lunes 6 de diciembre del 2021, a partir de las 17:00 (hora de la Ciudad de México)

 

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New Hampshire Behavioral Health Summit

Location: Online

December 6-7, 2021

The New Hampshire Behavioral Health Summit is the exclusive statewide event in NH for behavioral healthcare providers and organizations, including mental health and substance use disorders. 

The Summit will:

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Submitted on Monday 29th November 2021 - 09:26
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New report launch webinar: Preventing underage alcohol purchasing online using payment card details

Location: Online

Join IAS for the launch of a new report that could be a game-changer in preventing children from purchasing alcohol online.

With growth in online purchasing, particularly since the pandemic, online age verification for buying alcohol is increasingly important. Currently, most systems are poor, such as relying on honesty policies or uploading documents.

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Submitted on Thursday 11th November 2021 - 09:41
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Queer and bi sexualities and alcohol mis/use

Location: Online, United Kingdom

This discussant based presentation session will use qualitative research findings from two studies, each unpacking the "LGBTQ":

Amy's presentation explores alcohol and substance use focusing on bisexual identities:

Lisa uses a small subgroup of young women and gender diverse people to explore sexuality, gender expression, and growing up post-disaster, and the role alcohol can play. 

 

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Submitted on Wednesday 10th November 2021 - 09:32
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DARC Webinar - 8 December 2021 - Queer & Bi-Sexualities and Alcohol Misuse

Location: London, United Kingdom

Booking is now open for the DARC Lunchtime Webinar on Wednesday 8 December 2021 1230-1330 hours UK time.
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 1 - Setting the scene: A rationale for the conference

Location: London, United Kingdom

Join us for the First Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Thursday 11th November 2021 - 16:01
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BOOK LAUNCH, tittle - KADA Knowledge About Drug Abuse

Location: Ilorin, Nigeria

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KADA Knowledge About Drug Abuse. 

Theme:- "Vision 100 Thousand Copies" Our Vision is to produce 100 Thousand Copies of KADA Book which will be distributed for free in Schools and Communities Starting from Kwara State, Nigeria.

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Submitted on Thursday 11th November 2021 - 21:43
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 2 - Treatment: Evidence-based principles - theory and provision

Location: London, United Kingdom

Join us for the Second Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Thursday 11th November 2021 - 16:16
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Trauma-informed care in AOD settings: what clinicians need to know

Location: Online

By the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to: 

  • Understand the relationship between trauma, post-traumatic stress, and substance use 
  • Identify how trauma-related issues can impact substance use treatment
  • Identify key elements of trauma-informed care
  • Understand evidence-based treatment options for co-occurring traumatic stress and substance use
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 3 - Prevention: Evidence-based principles - theory and practice

Location: London, United Kingdom

Join us for the Third Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual) Session 4 - Recovery: Evidence-based principles - theory and application

Location: London, United Kingdom

Join us for the Fourth Session of the ISSUP International Conference 2021 (Virtual).
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Submitted on Thursday 11th November 2021 - 16:39
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Lived experience and the substance misuse treatment system

Location: Online, United Kingdom

At a time of significant opportunity to renew the treatment and recovery field and the people it supports, this webinar will ask the critical question:

How can we all support the full range of lived experience leadership and expertise to thrive in the treatment and recovery system?

A panel of experts from different parts of the field and allied areas will offer their perspectives and discuss how we take this important agenda forward together.

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Submitted on Wednesday 24th November 2021 - 08:50
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Inauguration of the Master's Degree in Prevention and Accompaniment in Addictive Behaviors

Location: Quito Ecuador

The Eloy Alfaro Lay University of Manta – Ecuador has just launched the first master's degree in prevention and accompaniment in addictive behaviors aimed at specializing professionals in the area of psychology and social sciences who are dedicated to demand reduction.

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Walking Alongside: Strategies to Support Parenting in Recovery

Location: Online

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET

This webinar invites a new approach to the practice of focusing on recovery before parenting. Healthy and safe parenting within the context of a supportive community is a means of achieving and sustaining recovery. Participants will hear from a mom who will share how motherhood was a catalyst to her recovery. The presenters will describe strategies that substance use treatment and recovery services can adopt to simultaneously increase both recovery and parenting capital through individual and group approaches.

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Submitted on Wednesday 24th November 2021 - 10:23
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Webinar II: The Implications of COVID-19 for Mental Health and Substance Use

Location: New Delhi, India

ISSUP Indonesia and ISSUP India are pleased to present their Webinar series on the Implications of COVID-19 for Mental Health and Substance Use.
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Submitted on Tuesday 30th November 2021 - 12:32
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