January 2023

Webinar-Paradigm shift in evidence-based prevention-Future trends and challenges

Location: kampala, Uganda

Dear Members

Greetings from ISSUP Uganda chapter

You are kindly invited to attend a Webinar-Paradigm shift in evidence-based prevention-Future trends and challenges organized by ISSUP Uganda Chapter on Thursday 12 January 2023, 11:00am- 12:20pm East African Time.

Featuring a guest speaker Mr. Matej Kosir-Director institute for Research and Development UTRIP, Slovenia/ISSUP

The session will be moderated by Mr. Kasirye Rogers-Executive Director-Uganda Youth Development Link. (UYDEL)

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Submitted on Tuesday 3rd January 2023 - 14:40
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Piloting of the Guideline on Outpatient Treatment Program for Substance Use

Location: Keetmanshoop, //Karas Region, , Namibia

The ISSUP Namibian Chapter, established as ISSUP-Namibia, in collaboration with Ministry of Health and Social Services, courtesy of the Directorate: Social Welfare Services, will be piloting a new Guideline on Outpatient Treatment Program for Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) in the //Karas Region of Namibia from the 16th - 20th of January 2023.

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Submitted on Thursday 12th January 2023 - 15:19
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The Substance Use Professional’s Guide to Addressing Medical Cannabis in Substance Use Treatment Settings

Location: Florida, United States

ISSUP would like to invite you to an upcoming Webinar on Addressing Medical Cannabis in Substance Use Treatment Settings.
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Submitted on Tuesday 22nd November 2022 - 14:22
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Moving Mountains: Strategies for Managing and Maintaining Relationships with Policy-Makers

Location: Online

Moving Mountains: Strategies for Managing and Maintaining Relationships with Policy-Makers   

Sara Moscato Howe, MBA, MS, CHES    
January 19 | 1:00-2:30 pm

To be effective advocates for prevention, harm reduction, treatment, and recovery at all levels of government, one must understand a few fundamental principles, including the difference between education, advocacy, and lobbying, how, when, and to whom to make your case, and how to manage relationships with policy-makers in an ever-changing political environment.

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Submitted on Friday 23rd December 2022 - 10:16
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SARN Early Career Researcher Conference

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN) Early Career Researcher Conference (ECR) is taking place on Monday 23 January 2023 at the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh. This networking event will take place in person from 13:00-17:00 GMT and lunch will be served to all attendees. 

The ECR Conference will provide early career researchers and PhD students with an opportunity to present their work and discuss future projects, whilst networking with colleagues from their field.

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Submitted on Wednesday 4th January 2023 - 14:33
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Mobilizing community resources in preventive measures: Issues, challenges and the way forward

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

ISSUP Malaysia would like to invite you to their upcoming webinar on Mobilizing community resources in preventive measures: Issues, challenges and the way forward.

Time: 5PM Malaysia Time | 9AM UK Time | 10AM Czech Republic Time | 12PM Kenya Time

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Submitted on Monday 28th November 2022 - 14:45
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The Neuroscience of Mood Disorders, Shame, Trauma, and Substance Use Disorders

Location: Online

Thursday, January 26, 2023 - Friday, January 27, 2023

Presenter:  Dr. Merrill Norton, Pharm.D., D.Ph., CMAC

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Submitted on Friday 23rd December 2022 - 10:24
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Bi-Monthly Webinar: ISSUP Nigeria Knowledge Update Series (Sixteenth Session)

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

ISSUP Nigeria would like to invite you to their next Bi-Monthly Webinar on the topic of 'Substance Use Prevention Interventions in Schools: Alternatives to Punishment'.
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Submitted on Thursday 5th January 2023 - 16:13
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Peer Recovery Support Series, Part 1: A Beginner's Guide to Coaching Recovery

Location: Online

Description

What if a simple conversation could help someone take that first step toward recovery? CCAR, the developer of the most widely used and trusted curriculum for recovery coaches across the globe, has created a Beginner’s Guide to Coaching Recovery – an introductory class to help initiate and navigate a conversation with someone struggling with substance use. Family members, friends, and colleagues are often the first to notice the problem, but may not have the tools to broach the topic. This session will help you have that conversation.

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Submitted on Saturday 21st January 2023 - 13:54
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ISSUP Pakistan Chapter is going to conduct Live Session on "CHALLENGES IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN GILGIT BALTISTAN, PAKISTAN" on 27th January, 2023 3-4pm PKT

Location: Sialkot, Pakistan

CHALLENGES IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN GILGIT BALTISTAN

ISSUP Pakistan Chapter is going to conduct a live session on "CHALLENGES IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN GILGIT BALTISTAN, PAKISTAN" on Friday, 27th January 2023, Time: 3-4 pm Pakistan Time from ISSUP Pakistan Chapter's & Youth Forum Pakistan's Facebook Pages, YouTube Channels and Twitter with Guest Speaker Dr. Sadiq Hussain. He is Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Post Magisterial Diploma in Clinical Psychology, Diploma in Psychiatric Rehabilitation, (University of Medicine & Dentistry New Jersey USA) Forensic Psychologist, Researcher and CEO Mind & Soul Services).

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Submitted on Wednesday 25th January 2023 - 10:41
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Challenges in Mental Health Services in Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan

Location: Sialkot-Pakistan, Pakistan

CHALLENGES IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN GILGIT BALTISTAN, PAKISTAN

ISSUP Pakistan Chapter is going to conduct live session on "CHALLENGES IN MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN GILGIT BALTISTAN, PAKISTAN" 

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Submitted on Wednesday 25th January 2023 - 20:36
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Role of psychologist in rehabilitation centre

Location: Online

📣 ISSUP Pakistan Chapter is going to conduct Live Session on "ROLE OF PSYCHOLOGIST IN REHABILITATION CENTER" from ISSUP Pakistan Chapter's & Youth Forum Pakistan's Facebook Pages, YouTube Channels,Twitter, Instagram and LinkedInn with Guest Speaker Mr. Muhammad Shafique, Clinical Psychologist, ICAP-1 Certified, Post Graduate Diploma in Addiction Sciences, Director ISSUP Pakistan Chapter, CEO Subhan Trust International which is going to by moderate by Ms.

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Submitted on Thursday 26th January 2023 - 20:39
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ECOSOC Partnership Forum 2023

Location: Online

Background

Theme: "Accelerating the recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at all levels."

The 2023 Partnership Forum of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) will be held on Tuesday, 31 January 2023, from 9:00 am to 5:45 pm (EDT), back-to-back with the Council’s Coordination Segment, at the United Nations headquarters in New York. 

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Submitted on Wednesday 4th January 2023 - 15:51
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EIE2023 Call for Abstracts

Location: Basel, Switzerland

Implementation enthusiasts around the world are invited to submit their work to EIE2023!

The EIE2023 welcomes submissions from all settings and contexts in health, social welfare and education – and from all perspectives, i.e., from scientists, researchers, organisational leaders, practitioners, policymakers, funders and others.

Submit your abstracts to formats such as "The Implementation Fishbowl" or "P3 - Promise, progress, problems". 

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Submitted on Thursday 17th November 2022 - 10:55
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