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Saiba mais sobre a ISSUP e o Capítulo Nacional do Brasil

Você tem ouvido falar da ISSUP desde 2016, durante o 4º Congresso Internacional Freemind, que aconteceu na cidade de Campinas/SP.

Foi nesse evento que ocorreu o II International Workshop on Drug Demand Reduction da ISSUP – Sociedade Internacional de Profissionais do Uso, Prevenção e Tratamento de Substâncias.

E-book: "Parents in Prevention" - volume 1

An E-book to support people to keep children and adolescents safe and free from problems related to the use of alcohol and other drugs. In an increasingly fast-paced and dynamic world, more and more people suffer pressures, stress and influence from the environment in which they live, many of these influences are real threats to people's well-being. Therefore, we see children and adolescents increasingly vulnerable and susceptible to adopting risky behaviors, including the use of

Brazilian researchers present a study that brings trends of intimate partner violence in Brazil

Intimate partner violence (IPV) is an important public health problem. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the overall lifetime prevalence of IPV among women who have already had a partner is about 30%, ranging from 20 to 40% for different regions of the world. Compared to men victimized by IPV, women are more likely to have serious injuries. Important: more than 1 in 10 homicides are perpetrated by an intimate partner, and more than

Children are the biggest victims of alcohol use

Amid the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, those who consume too much alcohol have further increased their consumption - putting vulnerable children at even greater risk. Children of parents or guardians with alcohol problems are often forgotten victims of the crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating effects around the world. This has led people to isolation, increasing loneliness and mental health problems. This resulted in some people using alcohol as a health-damaging mechanism

Retrospectiva 2020 - Ações do Governo Federal do Brasil na redução de demanda de drogas no país

O ano de 2020 trouxe uma série de desafios para execução de políticas públicas, em decorrência da pandemia pelo coronavírus.

Assim, com o objetivo de reduzir os impactos negativos da pandemia sobre as ações que o Governo Federal realiza para a redução de demanda de drogas no país (Prevenção ao uso de drogas e Recuperação de dependentes químicos), a Secretaria Nacional de Cuidados e Prevenção às Drogas (SENAPRED) do Ministério da Cidadania realizou uma série de ações neste último ano.

Equipe Freemind e ISSUP Brasil organiza cartilha sobre Prevenção ao uso de Drogas

Para o Freemind, Mobilização significa um Movimento com ação, ou seja, não adianta ficarmos cobrando uma solução sem colocarmos a “mão na massa” e nos envolvermos diretamente na solução dos problemas das drogas no Brasil. Nossa missão é ajudar as pessoas a ajudarem mais pessoas, para que muitos mais tenham um futuro melhor e as crianças e jovens possam ser protegidas dos riscos atuais para uma boa educação no futuro.

Physicians who are dedicated to the prevention and treatment of the use of SPA

The misuse of licit and illicit drugs is a serious public health problem that affects all countries in the world in a worrying way. It is estimated that between 2005 and 2006, approximately 200 million individuals have consumed illicit drugs, corresponding to almost 5% of the world population in the age group between 15 and 64 years. In this scenario, the most consumed drugs are: marijuana, amphetamines, opiates and cocaine. In relation to licit substances

Do friends involved in drugs influence our children?

Are you "Maria goes with the others"? My grandmother used to say, "Who mixes with pigs, bran eats." And we have the translation of Psalm I that says, "Tell me who you're hanging out with and I'll tell you who you are." Rodrigo Flaire and Claudemir dos Santos, in this video, want to talk about it! A scientific research, with methodology on "The influence of friends on drug use among adolescents" was developed by 2

Teachers who make a difference

Everyone remembers a teacher who marked his own life. What made it unforgettable? Why was it etched in the memory? I imagine the biggest reward a teacher can get is finding a former student after many years and hearing something like, "wow, you've made a difference in my life." After all, isn't it the teacher's goal to make a difference to his students? The contents given, for the most part, will be forgotten and perhaps