October 2022

Lecture 3: Central Asian open lecture series on Screening, Assessment, and Treatment of Substance use disorders

Location: Online

Open lectures to be provided by the joint initiative between ISSUP Ukraine, ISSUP Kazakhstan, and ITTC Ukraine.
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Submitted on Monday 1st August 2022 - 12:50
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Alcohol Use Disorder and its Treatment with Medications and Nutrition

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Alcohol Use Disorder
ISSUP Kenya invite you to their next Webinar on Alcohol Use Disorder and its Treatment with Medications and Nutrition.
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Submitted on Monday 26th September 2022 - 09:57
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Creating Persuasive Media Messages to Prevent Substance Misuse

Location: Beirut, Lebanon

ISSUP Lebanon would like to invite you their upcoming Webinar on Using Media to Prevent Risky Substance Use.
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Submitted on Tuesday 20th September 2022 - 11:56
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NAADAC 2022 Annual Conference & 50th Anniversary Celebration

Location: Indianapolis, United States

Join nationally recognized speakers, NAADAC and NCC AP leadership, and over a thousand fellow addiction professionals for the NAADAC 2022 Annual Conference & 50th Anniversary Celebration in Indianapolis, IN, at the JW Marriott Indianapolis from October 7 - 12, 2022. 

Save the date!

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Submitted on Wednesday 23rd February 2022 - 09:44
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The 2022 APSAD Conference

Location: Darwin, Australia

 The 2022 APSAD Conference will take place from 9-12 October 2022.

Since 1981, APSAD has been bringing together diverse perspectives in relation to research, policy, and practice from across the AOD sector to share, discuss, and present on evidence-based issues.

The APSAD Conference provides an opportunity for networking and ideas sharing in a friendly and informal atmosphere with a cross-section of AOD workers; practitioners, researchers, peer workers, consumers, and policymakers.

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Submitted on Tuesday 5th April 2022 - 08:35
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Challenges and Responses: Reaching out to those with Substance Use and Mental Health Problems

Location: Virtual

The theme of World Mental Health Day 2022 on 10th October is 'Make mental health and wellbeing for all a global priority'. To celebrate this worldwide activation, ISSUP UK, ISSUP Indonesia and ISSUP Pakistan invite you to join a Webinar discussing challenges in reaching vulnerable populations and individuals experiencing substance use and mental health problems.
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Submitted on Thursday 22nd September 2022 - 12:30
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International Conference on Mental Health and Substance Use Challenges

Location: Pakistan

International Conference on Mental Health and Substance Use Challenges 

10 October 2022, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Organised By:
Department of Psychology Hazara - University Mansehra in collaboration with Hosla Medical Centre (Addiction & Psychiatric Treatment Centre) Islamabad and ISSUP Pakistan Chapter

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Submitted on Wednesday 5th October 2022 - 06:41
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2° Simposio Internacional de Salud Mental DIRIS Lima Sur, Perú

Location: Lima, Peru

El seminario se realizará los días: 📆 11 y 12 de Octubre del 2022, de 🕒 8:30 AM a 6 PM (hora de Lima, Perú)
Este evento tendrá lugar en la plataforma virtual  ZOOM 🖥️💻📱

 

La DIRIS Lima Sur invita al 2° Simposio Internacional de Salud Mental “Salud Mental para Todos, hagámoslo realidad”

Dirigido a profesionales y estudiantes de la salud mental 👩🏻‍💼 👩🏻‍⚕️
La certificación se dará previa inscripción y se contará con 1 crédito académico auspiciado por la Universidad Autónoma del Perú. 

 

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Submitted on Friday 7th October 2022 - 05:00
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Supervision of Prevention Professionals

Location: Virtual

As an advancing field of professional service, substance abuse prevention is expanding through levels of certification and through concurrent initiatives with behavioral health. As the certification process advances in states, jurisdictions and tribes, there is little to no training specifically for supervising prevention staff.

The basic goals of supervision of the prevention specialist are to assure the delivery of high-quality interventions, create a positive work environment, and develop staff professional and administrative skills.

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Submitted on Thursday 18th August 2022 - 10:11
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Lecture 4: Central Asian open lecture series on Screening, Assessment, and Treatment of Substance use disorders

Location: Online

Open lectures to be provided by the joint initiative between ISSUP Ukraine, ISSUP Kazakhstan, and ITTC Ukraine.
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Submitted on Monday 1st August 2022 - 13:14
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UTC training for addiction practitioners, Batch VIII

Location: India (Online training through Zoom Platform), India

Instructor-led UTC course from Curriculum 1-8

Apply for Instructor-led training on the Universal Treatment Curriculum from Ecolink Institute, an award-winning training provider of the Colombo Plan. The six months weekend course starts on 15th October 2022. Eminent global trainers will train you with the latest information and training methods.

This is the 8th International batch of the UTC from Ecolink Institute. The participants completing UTC will be given special coaching for ICAP exam and credentialing. For more details and registration, log on to www.ecolinkinstitute.com/utc-8

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Submitted on Wednesday 21st September 2022 - 12:35
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Ecolink to start VIII batch for UTC 1-8

Location: Mangalore , India

UTC 1-8 basic course with ICAP preparation

Ecolink Institute, award-winning approved training provider of the Colombo Plan announces UTC basic course from Curriculum 1-8 from October 15 as an online instructor-led course. The participants will be given free refresher and coaching to do their ICAP exam. Ecolink Institute has been proved to be one of the best training providers by winning the recent International award from ISSUP for its "Excellence in Education provision". To apply, www.ecolinkinstitute.com/utc-8 

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Submitted on Tuesday 27th September 2022 - 03:20
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Effectiveness of the ‘Strengthening Families Programme 10-14’ in the UK at preventing substance misuse in 10–14 year- olds

Location: Online, United Kingdom

The Strengthening Families Programme 10–14 (SFP10-14) is a USA-developed universal group-based intervention which aims to prevent substance misuse by strengthening protective factors within the family.

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Submitted on Wednesday 5th October 2022 - 16:51
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'People do change' - The Blue Light Conference

Location: Online

Alcohol Change UK’s first national Blue Light conference

A full day of sharing expertise and experience about engaging with chaotic alcohol-dependent drinkers and supporting them to turn their lives around. This conference will introduce you to Alcohol Change UK’s Blue Light Project, how it works, and how you can start implementing it in your local area.

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Submitted on Sunday 10th July 2022 - 15:53
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Consumo de alcohol en niños y niñas

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

ISSUP Argentina - Veronica
ISSUP Argentina los invita a participar de un webinar por objetivo brindar información epidemiológica sobre el consumo de alcohol en menores de 18 años en Argentina.
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Submitted on Monday 3rd October 2022 - 21:53
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Society for Prevention Research (SPR) DNC Speaker Series National Hispanic Heritage Month

Location: Online

DNC Speaker Series: Advances in Prevention Science, Diversity, and Inclusion, Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month, 18/10/2022, 2:00pm, EST.

The aims of the DNC Speaker Series are to highlight research on prevention science and public health that is led by researchers from underrepresented groups and primarily conduct research with groups that are understudied (e.g., racial/ethnic minorities, individuals who identify as a sexual minority, individuals with disabilities).

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Submitted on Tuesday 4th October 2022 - 08:48
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The 10th International Conference on Health and Hepatitis Care in Substance Users

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

The 10th International Conference on Health and Hepatitis Care in Substance Users will take place on the 19th-21st October 2022 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Submitted on Sunday 30th January 2022 - 13:43
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Integrating Addiction Medicine with Treatment Courts

Location: Online

Overview

This 6-hour, live course provides the education needed for prescribing clinicians to strengthen skills in partnering with treatment court and advocating for patients who are involved in treatment court. The course will include didactive presentations, small group discussions, FAQs, and challenging case studies. 

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Submitted on Wednesday 12th October 2022 - 11:56
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Community Mental Health Center Success in Prevention and Treatment of People Who Use Psychoactive Substances

Location: Lima, Peru

ISSUP Peru Webinar

ISSUP Peru invites you to participate in a webinar on community addiction prevention and control services.

The webinar will take place on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at 11:00 (Peru time)

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Submitted on Monday 17th October 2022 - 14:25
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IX International Conference on NPS

Location: Panama, Panama

The conference aims to share knowledge and strengthen collaboration on NPS among multidisciplinary professionals at the international level.

It is jointly organised by the International Society for the Study of Emerging Drugs (ISSED), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), University of Hertfordshire (UH), The Center for Forensic Science Research & Education and the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA).

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Submitted on Sunday 10th April 2022 - 20:39
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International Prevention Specialist Conference– October 24-28, 2022

Location: virtual

International Prevention Specialist Conference– October 24-28, 2022   Virtual 

Staff Competency!  There is a difference between knowing something and being able to do it. Knowledge is important and when combined with skills prevention professionals are even more competent.

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Submitted on Thursday 18th August 2022 - 10:07
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International Nurses Society on Addiction (IntNSA) Annual Educational Conference

Location: Calagary

Join IntNSA on October 25-28, 2022 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Calgary

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Submitted on Thursday 30th June 2022 - 13:58
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Women, men and alcohol: Why is gender important in alcohol control policies?

Location: Online

This webinar will raise awareness of the importance of gender when addressing alcohol-related harms, present current research evidence and share examples of how communities are addressing these issues.

Key questions to be addressed include:

what evidence do we have about whether gender impacts policies which seek to address alcohol availability, affordability and acceptability?

What is the role of gender in declining youth drinking?

How does alcohol digital marketing target women and men?

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Submitted on Tuesday 4th October 2022 - 16:51
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Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)-SA: Implementation, Results, and Implications for Policy

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

ISSUP South Africa, ITTC-SA and SAMRC - GATS-SA, would like to invite you to their upcoming Webinar Series on Tobacco Use in South Africa. This is the First Session.
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Submitted on Tuesday 4th October 2022 - 09:00
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Integrating Addiction Medicine with Treatment Courts

Location: San Diego, United States

Overview

This 6-hour, live course provides the education needed for prescribing clinicians to strengthen skills in partnering with treatment court and advocating for patients who are involved in treatment court. The course will include didactive presentations, small group discussions, FAQs, and challenging case studies. 

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Submitted on Wednesday 12th October 2022 - 11:59
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Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)-SA: Implementation, Results, and Implications for Policy

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

ISSUP South Africa, ITTC-SA and SAMRC - GATS-SA, would like to invite you to their upcoming Webinar Series on Tobacco Use in South Africa. This is the Second Session.
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Submitted on Wednesday 5th October 2022 - 09:39
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Positive Youth Development Programs for Preventing Substance Use & Promoting Healthy Lifestyles: Free Webinar

Location: St. Augustine/Florida, United States

Session Objectives:

  1. Describe basic positive youth development (PYD) facts, principals, and evidence for effectiveness.
  2. List three organizations using PYD to improve youth health.
  3. Explore SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness as an evidence-based PYD substance use prevention program.

Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_n4vUYnpNQKaM1reEfvt0yA

Length: 60 minutes 

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Submitted on Monday 24th October 2022 - 22:24
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XI Foro Académico "Prevención del consumo de drogas: situación actual"

Location: Xalapa, Mexico

jueves 27 y viernes 28 de octubre del 2022

El Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud a través de la Maestría en Prevención Integral del Consumo de Drogas y la Red Veracruzana de Investigación en Adicciones, invitan al XI Foro Académico "Prevención del consumo de drogas: situación actual"

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Submitted on Monday 10th October 2022 - 15:44
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