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.
Trauma and Addiction Recovery: How to Work with Couples
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.
ISSUP Argentina invites you to participate in a webinar that addresses the increased impact of isolation and social distancing resulting from the pandemic on the quality of life of vulnerable populations in Latin America, including children and adolescents, resulting in deteriorating mental health and increased consumption of psychoactive substances.
The webinar will take place on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. (Argentina time)
New report launch webinar: Preventing underage alcohol purchasing online using payment card details
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.
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.
Walking Alongside: Strategies to Support Parenting in Recovery
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.
VNGOC invite you to join us for our next webinar discussing how UNODC works to collect and analyze data on drug related issues, on December 15th at 3PM CET (Vienna time) via Zoom. Simultaneous interpretation in French, Russian & Spanish will be available.