The Role of Nutrition in Addiction Recovery

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Join Khary Rigg, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, and Kelly Miller, NTMC, Nutritional Therapist and owner of The Addiction Nutritionist LLC for a webinar exploring the connection between substance use disorder and nutrition.

Managing Drug & Alcohol Problems in Primary Care Conference


The 25th Managing Drug and Alcohol Problems in Primary Care Conference will take place digitally on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 March 2021.

This conference will be recorded live and the sessions will be available for delegates to access freely for six months from the conference date.

Call for Participants- UK Based Addiction Professionals

An invitation to participate: The impact of stigma towards people with substance use issues: perspectives of professionals working in addiction services. The aim of the study is to explore the stigma which surrounds substance use from the perspective of addiction professionals who work directly with people with substance use issues in the UK. Interviews will be conducted by phone or video call and will last around 30 minutes to an hour. To take part you

Addiction Conference 2021


Lives and livelihoods in Africa are lost every day to a medical disorder of which the true extent and severity is unknown.

Addiction needs to be seen for what it is. Not as a weakness. Not as a lack of character. Not as something that needs to be punished.

State of the Sector 2019: Drug and Alcohol Family Support

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This report shares the findings from Adfam's State of the Sector Family Support Survey which in 2019 asked 117 practitioners and managers working in family support services in England about current trends, developments, strengths and challenges in the sector. It explores a range of themes including commissioning, funding, family needs, partnership working, and service delivery.

Families in Lockdown: The Effects of the COVID-19 Lockdown on the Family and Friends of Someone with an Alcohol, Drug or Gambling Problem

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In April, 241 people coping with a friend or family member’s alcohol, drug or gambling problem responded to an online survey by Adfam which sought to understand how some of their usual daily challenges associated with addiction- fear, domestic abuse, isolation, loneliness and mental stress – might be being further exacerbated by COVID-19 and the lockdown measures imposed from March 2020.

Addiction and the Family International Network

The AFINet Webinars cover a range of topics related to Addiction and the Family. The programme for 2021 is below. Participation in each webinar is free, but to join, you MUST register beforehand. For each Webinar that you are interested in, please register in the few days before it starts, via Date: Tuesday 23rd February 2021 Title: Teleintervenção fundamentada na entrevista motivacional para familías que convivem com um parente com problemas por consumo de