Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) for Substance Use Disorders, Course 4.
Location: Windhoek, Namibia , Namibia
The ISSUP Namibia National Chapter, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Directorate Social Welfare Services, Division: Substance abuse prevention, Drug control and Rehabilitation, will be conducting a training of practitioners dealing with SUDs at different levels of care from the 6th -10th of June 2022. The in-person 5 days long meeting will be facilitated by globally credentialed experts in the drug addiction field. The training will target counselling skills in the managing Drug abuse.
The World Hepatitis Summit (WHS) is an innovative, large-scale, global meeting to advance the viral hepatitis agenda and provide a platform for a broad hepatitis community to take stock of progress to date, share ideas, experiences and best practices in addressing the many challenges of viral hepatitis.
It is the only global hepatitis conference that is focused on public health and it provides an unrivalled opportunity to focus a global audience on the implementation of a viral hepatitis response and so drive progress to make the elimination of viral hepatitis a reality.
The NIDA International Forum fosters international cooperative research and the exchange of scientific information by substance use researchers and highlights the range and quality of substance use and addiction research conducted around the world.
This unique scientific meeting allows participants to network with talented colleagues, learn about substance use research and policy issues in other countries, and discuss NIDA-supported fellowships and other programs that can support international collaborations.
There is no fee to attend the NIDA International Forum.
Engagement and Innovation Strategies for Youth Substance Use Prevention Messaging
Location: Washington DC, United States
At one time or another, most of us have had a conversation with a young person that didn’t quite go as planned. Maybe the topic was uncomfortable, perhaps the young person didn’t say much, or you just weren’t sure how to make your message resonate.
ISSUP Nigeria would like to invite you to attend their next Bi-Monthly Webinar in the Knowledge Update Series. The Webinar topic will be Substance Use and Risky Sexual Behaviours: Targeting Adolescents in Nigeria.
The 9th European Alcohol Policy Conference will take place in Oslo, 16 – 17 June 2022.
This conference will be a space in which speakers and participants with diverse experiences (researchers, policy makers, civil society organisations and academia) will be able to network, debate, question and place critical issues related to alcohol-related harm policies and progress.
Care for co-occurring heavy alcohol use & depression
Location: Online, United Kingdom
Background: Alcohol use and depression commonly co-occur, but services for substance use and mental health are seldom well-integrated, meaning people who experience heavy drinking and depression together can struggle to gain appropriate support.
In this presentation, we draw on data from a study conducted in the North East of England to consider:
1) material and discursive factors that shape the care experienced by people with heavy alcohol use and depression; 2) what these care experiences mean for their lives and future service provision.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION FOR RECOVERY TRAINING - TWO DAY VIRTUAL TRAINING
Conflict Resolution for Recovery (CRR) is a two-day therapeutic training that is skill-based and focused on the brain, including how the brain works in conflict and strategies to affect the quality of recovery in relationships. Upon completing the 12-hour training, participants will earn a Certificate of Completion for 12 CEs. In addition, participants may apply for the CRR Facilitator's Certificate.
The World Drug Report 2022 presents an overview of the current trends on global drug markets and includes the latest information on drug use, production, and trafficking. It analyzes the gender gap relating to drug use and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
CND Special Event to commemorate World Drug Day including presentations on the World Drug Report.
The World Drug Report 2022 presents an overview of the current trends on global drug markets and includes the latest information on drug use, production, and trafficking.
It analyzes the gender gap relating to drug use and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The WDR 2022 also considers the potential futures for the global opiates market given the recent changes in Afghanistan, looks at the impact of cannabis legalization, investigates the relationship between drugs and conflict, and includes a section with a specific focus on the impact of drugs on the environment.
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)
Historically, relapse prevention has focused on behaviors and situational triggers. This new approach to relapse prevention incorporates the amygdala response and trauma-focused emotional triggers that typically lead to relapse even when things are going well. Participants will develop a new understanding of relapse prevention from this trauma-informed model of care.
Using Innovative Data Science Approaches to Identify Individuals, Populations, and Communities at High Risk for Suicide – Webinar 3
Location: Washington, DC, United States
Thursday, June 30, 2022, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT (Washington, DC time)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Forum on Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders is hosting a virtual workshop to explore the current scope of activities, opportunities, benefits and risks of leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) algorithms to help inform upstream suicide prevention efforts at the individual and populati