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A Guide to Using the Networks

To join a network, add messages, videos, and links or contribute to discussions you must be logged in . So what are they? Networks are online defined interest groups that allow health care professionals, researchers, practitioners and others working in the drug demand reduction field to share research, events, news, success stories, resources and information relevant to the substance use prevention, treatment and recovery field in a virtual setting. There are three types of networks

HIV Knowledge and Risk Behaviors among Drug Users in Three Vietnamese Mountainous Provinces

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Nguyen et al. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy (2019) 14:3 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13011-019-0191-8
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Background

Globally, people who inject drugs are highly vulnerable to HIV transmission. Methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) programs are one of the most cost-effective mechanisms to substitute opioid use and improve the quality of life of patients.

Graduate Programmes in Prevention Science

The Society for Prevention Research has compiled a list of Prevention Science graduate programmes. The list includes programmes that have all or most of the elements of a Prevention Science curriculum, including: Prevention Science Fundamentals: Prevention paradigms, school, family, and community-based programmes, Type II translational research, community systems and frameworks for prevention; programme planning, implementation, development, and evaluation; risk and resilience frameworks; Developmental Theory: Individual development in context, lifespan development, family development; Developmental Methods: Methods

Short-Term Impact of the EuroPean Accredited Curriculum on Tobacco Treatment Training (EPACTT) Program

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Peleki, T., Girvalaki, C., Lozano, F., Radu-Loghin, C., Nguyen, D., Harutyunyan, A. ... Behrakis, P. K. (2018). Short-term impact of the EuroPean Accredited Curriculum on Tobacco Treatment Training (EPACTT) program. Tobacco Prevention & Cessation, 4(July), 28. https://doi.org/10.18332/tpc/92484
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Knowledge of Mental Health Legislation in Ghana

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Anokye et al. (2018). Knowledge of mental health legislation in Ghana: a case of the use of certificate of urgency in mental health care. Int J Ment Health Syst 12:37 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13033-018-0215-1
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Introduction

Mental illness can affect anyone irrespective of race, gender or personal characteristics. The study sought to investigate health workers’ Knowledge on Mental Health Legislation in Ghana focusing on the Certificate of Urgency.