Kwadwo Adu Boakye-Yiadom

Harmful Use of Technological Devices and Substance Consumption. Part I “Challenges during Childhood”

Shared by Kwadwo Adu Boakye-Yiadom - 23 October 2023
Originally posted by Kwadwo Adu Boakye-Yiadom - 23 October 2023
Event Date
Buenos Aires
Event Type
ISSUP Webinar
Event Language


ISSUP Argentina

ISSUP Argentina los invita cordialmente a nuestro próximo webinar el 30 de octubre de 2023.

Hora: 12:00 PM Hora de Argentina | 3PM UK TIME

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Gain insights and perspectives from a two-part series on harmful use of technology devices and substance use in children and adolescents.

Part I of the Webinar aims to account for the characteristics of current childhood and the challenges that virtual socialization imposes for both boys and girls and parents/caregivers. At the same time, the implications of the normalization of the consumption of psychoactive substances and the consequences of the early onset of their consumption will be addressed.

Target audience:
This webinar is aimed at all people who work in the field of Mental Health and Addictions.

Dr. Verónica Brasesco PhD. Doctor in Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy. Specialist in Child and Adolescent Mental Health, R. Gutiérrez Children's Hospital, Buenos Aires. Graduate and Postgraduate Professor.

Dr. Nicolás Poliansky PhD. Psychologist. Investigator. Member of the Argentine Chapter of ISSUP. Global Trainer in Drug Demand Reduction Prevention and Treatment (UNODC-ISSUP-CICAD).
Master Trainer of the Colombo Plan, Drug Advisory Program (DAP), CHILD Program (Child Intervention for Living Drug-Free). Full Professor at UMSA.


Webinars and online events presented and organized by the International Society of Substance Use Professionals (ISSUP) are provided for informational purposes only. They are educational in nature and do not constitute medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.