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Novo recurso de redes-Inscreva-se para receber atualizações semanais!

As redes são grupos de interesse definidos on-line que permitem aos profissionais de saúde, pesquisadores, profissionais e outros que trabalham no campo de redução da demanda de drogas para compartilhar pesquisas, eventos, notícias, histórias de sucesso, recursos e informações relevantes para o campo de prevenção, tratamento e recuperação de uso de substâncias em um ambiente virtual. Como faço para usá-los? Para aderir a uma rede, e contribuir para as informações dentro da rede e ver

Centro de recursos de práticas baseadas em evidências

SAMHSA está empenhada em melhorar a prevenção, tratamento e recuperação de serviços de apoio para transtornos mentais e de uso de substâncias. Este novo centro de recursos de práticas baseadas em evidências visa fornecer comunidades, clínicos, decisores políticos e outros no campo com as informações e ferramentas necessárias para incorporar práticas baseadas em evidências em suas comunidades ou contextos clínicos. O centro de recursos contém uma coleção de recursos cientificamente baseados para uma ampla gama

Commonwealth Youth Programme 2019

#Mauritius ’ Minister of Youth and #Sports , Stephan Toussaint, has announced that two universities in his country will offer a degree in #Commonwealth youth work starting in August. The Minister was speaking at the opening of a three-day workshop about the delivery of the #youth work degree in his country. The degree is part of the Commonwealth Higher Education Consortium for Youth Work programme: http://ow.ly/Mjlg30oOBsz #CommonwealthYouth

We are Family - Families and their Role in Prevention and Treatment of Drug Use, Crime and Violence, Including the Prevention of Recruitment into Violent Extremist Groups

The 28th Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ) is being held from 20 - 24 May 2019. On Monday, 20 May 2019 UNODC's Prevention Treatment and Rehabilitation Section organized a side event on We are Family: Families and their role in prevention and treatment of drugs use, crime and violence, including the prevention of recruitment into violent extremist groups, together with Government of Sweden. More than 40 delegates attended the side event that

Enhanced Knowledge of Serbian Policymakers on the Nature, Prevention and Treatment of Drug Use Disorders

More than twenty-five (25) Serbian high-level decision makers from Ministries of Health, Education, Social Affairs and Counternarcotics are participating in the three-day workshop on creating humane, effective and evidence-based drug use prevention and drug dependence treatment and care services, held at the Parliamentarians Members Club in Belgrade, Serbia from 20 to 22 May 2019. The event was inaugurated by Mr Milan Pekić, Director of the Serbian Office Against Drugs and it was organized by UNODC

1st National Youth Leadership Conference for Drug Abuse Prevention in Lahore

Ehsas For Life Foundation (Regd), Lahore organized the 1st NATIONAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE at Air Force Club, Lahore on 24th April, 2019 with the collaboration of Anti-Narcotics Force Punjab & Youth Forum Pakistan (For Drug Abuse Prevention). A large number of youth from different parts of Pakistan participated in the Conference. Speaker Guests, Motivators, Heads of different Institutes including Educational Institutes were also invited and addressed the audience and guided our Youth on how to

UTC 2 & 3 Training Day 4 at new Life Rehab Center Sialkot-Pakistan

(UTC 2 & 3 Training Day 4) M A Jinnah Foundation (Regd), Sialkot in Collaboration with Nishan Rehab Pakistan, (A Colombo Plan (DAP) recognized Education Provider), conducted a six-days Training on Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) 2 Treatment for Substance Use Disorders - The Continuum Care For Addiction Professionals & UTC 3 Common Co-Occurring Mental & Medical Disorders at New Life Rehab Center, Sialkot which is funded by President Elect ISSUP Pakistan Chapter Mr. Bashir Ahmed

UTC 2 & 3 Training Day 3 at new Life Rehab Center Sialkot-Pakistan

(UTC 2 & 3 Training Day 3) M A Jinnah Foundation (Regd), Sialkot in Collaboration with Nishan Rehab Pakistan, (A Colombo Plan (DAP) recognized Education Provider), conducted a six-days Training on Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) 2 Treatment for Substance Use Disorders - The Continuum Care For Addiction Professionals & UTC 3 Common Co-Occurring Mental & Medical Disorders at the New Life Rehab Center, Sialkot which is funded by President Elect ISSUP Pakistan Chapter Mr. Bashir

Priorities for UNODC Work on Drug Prevention and Treatment in Southeastern Europe

The programme of work of UNODC in any region of the world is developed in a consultative process together with the concerned Member States. That is why UNODC organised a Regional Consultative Meeting on the Development of the Sub-Programme 3 “Drug use prevention and treatment of substance use disorders” held on 16-17 May 2019 in Skopje, North Macedonia. The workshop brought together more than 30 experts and policy makers from the countries of Southeastern Europe

Call for Evidence on Cannabis - Royal College of Psychiatrists

About the Review The Royal College of Psychiatrists is undertaking a review to develop a College position on: cannabis use in the UK and how this relates to mental health, incorporating evidence on the biological, psychological and social effects of cannabis; the use of medicinal cannabis in relation to mental illness. About this Call for Evidence We are asking those with expertise and personal experience of medicinal cannabis and cannabis for recreational use to contribute

National Youth Conference For Drug Abuse Prevention at Kashmir, Pakistan

Ms. Shabana Ch. CEO UMEED CLINIC Mirpur Azad Jammu & Kashmir in collaboration with Youth Forum Pakistan for Drug Abuse Prevention organized a successful NATIONAL CONFERENCE THE ROLL OF YOUTH For DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION at Ramazan Marque Mirpur AJK on 4th May, 2019. Youth from different parts of the country participated in this conference. Mr. Bashir Ahmed Naz, President Elect ISSUP Pakistan Chapter, Mr. Muhammad Ayub, Assistant Commissioner, Miripur AJK, Mr. Muhammad Aslam, President M

Bolsista pós-doutorado-programa de pós-graduação em psicologia, Brasil

O programa de pós-graduação em psicologia da Universidade Federal de juiz de fora (Brasil) anuncia a abertura de candidaturas para o processo seletivo para uma bolsa de estudos do programa nacional de pós-doutorado (PNPD/CAPES) no campo da dependência. A duração da bolsa de estudos é de 12 meses. Prazo de trabalho: 3 de junho de 2019 País: Brasil Área de trabalho: formação/educação Informações adicionais: http://www.ufjf.br/ppgpsicologia-eng/files/2019/05/EDITAL-POST-DOC-ENGLISH-2019...

Call for Applications at the International Institute for Youth Development PETRI - Sofia for 2 Positions of Fellow

• Youth Fellow interested in online community coordination and content editing for “Speak Act Change” platform • Y-PEER International Fellow interested in advocacy initiatives implementation and youth participation at the regional level 🗂 On the following link you can check documents, which include detailed information about the fellowship as well as the Application Form > https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1YD5mwdNri-FEUKZnA-_ilJC0MlQQU0xr?usp=sharing 📩 All applications, including following documents should be submitted to petri [dot] bulgaria [at] gmail [dot] com no later

Elewa Ulevi at Maisha HIV/AIDS Conference 2019

At the Maisha HIV/AIDS conference 2019, we discussed how drug and substance abuse related to HIV/AIDS. Drug abuse changes our thought process and fogs judgment. We are prone to making decisions that we would not have made while sober. This could lead to bad sex related choices and consequently danger of spread of HIV/AIDS. Some drugs involve use of injections that could lead to swapping of blood and contact with the virus. We also see

UTC 2 & 3 Training Day 2 at New Life Rehab Center Sialkot-Pakistan

(UTC 2 & 3 Training Day: 2) M A Jinnah Foundation (Regd), Sialkot in Collaboration with Nishan Rehab Pakistan, (A Colombo Plan (DAP) recognized Education Provider), conducted Six Days Training on Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) 2 & 3 at New Life Rehab Center (For drug Abuse Treatment & Rehabilitation), Sialkot which is funded by President Elect ISSUP Pakistan Chapter Mr. Bashir Ahmed Naz. We (Saima Asghar Director Elect ISSUP-Pakistan & Executive Director New Life Rehab

UTC 2 & 3 Training Day 1 at New Life Rehab Center Sialkot-Pakistan

(UTC 2 & 3 Training Day: 1) M A Jinnah Foundation (Regd), Sialkot in Collaboration with Nishan Rehab Pakistan, (A Colombo Plan (DAP) recognized Education Provider), conducted Six Days Training on Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) 2 & 3 at New Life Rehab Center (For drug Abuse Treatment & Rehabilitation), Sialkot which is funded by President Elect ISSUP Pakistan Chapter Mr. Bashir Ahmed Naz. We (Saima Asghar Director Elect ISSUP-Pakistan & Executive Director New Life Rehab

National Youth Conference for Drug Abuse Prevention at Kashmir, Pakistan

Ms. Shabana Ch. CEO UMEED CLINIC Mirpur Azad Jammu & Kashmir in collaboration with Youth Forum Pakistan For Drug Abuse Prevention organized a successful “NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE ROLE OF YOUTH FOR DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION at Ramazan Marque Mirpur AJK on 4th May, 2019. Youth from different parts of the country participated to attend this conference. Mr. Bashir Ahmed Naz, President Elect ISSUP Pakistan Chapter, Mr. Muhammad Ayub, Assistant Commissioner Miripur AJK, Mr. Muhammad Aslam,

Participate in Online Study

The purpose of the study is to see whether there is a link between people’s experiences of early negative life events and alcohol use. The role of self-compassion will also be explored. Self-compassion relates to being kind to yourself, accepting that we are all human and make mistakes, being mindful of our own feelings and not judging ourselves too harshly. The survey includes a short series of online questionnaires relating to lifetime alcohol use, self-compassion

The Society for the Study of Addiction Professorship

The Society’s key goals are to promote effective policy and practice and to support the development of stronger addiction science. Through its Academic Fellowship scheme , launched in 2012, the Society is enabling high-calibre early and mid-career addictions researchers to develop further and they are now pleased to launch our new ‘SSA Addictions Professorship’ scheme to further strengthen addictions research in the UK. The ‘SSA Addictions Professorship’ scheme will create new addictions professorial positions in

National Youth Conference 'Role of Youth for Drug Prevention' Held in Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Pakistan

National Youth Conference held in Mirpur Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Pakistan organized by Umeed Clinic Mirpur. Mr. Bashir Naz, President Elect, ISSUP Pakistan Chapter, Mr. Sana Ullah Rathore, Director Elect ISSUP Pakistan and Muhammad Ayoub, Assistant Kashmir, Mirpur participated as Guests. Mr. Bashir Ahmad said that ISSUP is the representative society of substance use professionals in Pakistan. He also said that the role of youth is very important in drug abuse prevention. Mr. Sana Ullah

Workshop on Psychoactive Substance Use Prevention at Iqra University Karachi, Pakistan

On 3rd May 2019 the Drug Free Pakistan Foundation (DFPF) in collaboration with the Iqra University organized a one day Workshop on Substance Psychoactive Use Prevention at Iqra University in Karachi, Pakistan. The main objective of this workshop was raising awareness among youth on Psychoactive Substances. How youth can play a vital role play in substance use prevention in their respective community, university and school. The top management of Iqra University and Drug Free Pakistan

Participe da Adfam Survey: cuidar como resultado do uso de substâncias de outra pessoa

O objetivo desta pesquisa é pintar uma imagem melhor do que é como apoiar alguém com problemas de drogas ou álcool. Uma compreensão mais clara da questão ajudará a caridade e o setor social a apoiá-lo efetivamente. Você será perguntado sobre como os problemas de drogas ou álcool de um ente querido afetaram sua vida, o suporte que você encontrou útil e o suporte que você gostaria de ver disponibilizado. Entendemos que as relações podem

Participants Required for Study of Attitudes towards Smoking and Health

SASH: Study of Attitudes towards Smoking and Health is a research study that aims to understand smoking beliefs, attitudes and behaviours in current smokers who are aged 50 years and older and living in the UK. If you are eligible, the questionnaire will take around 15-20 minutes to complete. The questionnaire is designed to gain an understanding of people’s beliefs, attitudes and behaviours. The results will help us to understand more about smoking and help

The AU-EU Youth Hub is calling on all civil society organisations to submit concept notes for the AU-EU Youth Hub Call for Proposals

The AU-EU Youth Hub is calling on all civil society organisations to submit concept notes for the AU-EU Youth Hub Call for Proposals. The Call makes available EUR 10 million in 7 lots: Culture, Arts and Sports Peace and Security Governance and Political Inclusion (Accountability) Governance and Political Inclusion (Remittances) Environment Preservation and Climate Change Education and Skills Business, Job Creation and Entrepreneurship How to apply The detailed Guidelines of the Call for Proposals can

President and Director Elect ISSUP Pakistan Address to National Youth Leadership Conference against Drug Abuse in Lahore, Pakistan

Mr. Sana Ullah Rathore, Director Elect ISSUP Pakistan, participated in the National Youth Leadership Conference in Lahore, Pakistan as a Guest Speaker. Mr. Bashir Ahmad Naz, President Elect ISSUP Pakistan, also graced the occasion as chief Guest. Conference was hosted by Ehsas for Life. Mr. Bashir Ahmad Naz said: "I would like to thanks organizers and youth for this wonderful conference." He also said after assumption of charge new board would conduct different activities for

DFPF-Newsletter - Issue March 2019

Monthly Newsletter March - 2019: During this month, the Drug Free Pakistan Foundation (DFPF) organized mentorship sessions for the members of music and drama society at the University of Education Township and bank road campus in Lahore. These session were organized for several skillsets from music such as piano, guitar, harmonium, tabla and vocals, drama skills includes acting, script writing, direction and production. Renowned mentors in this field were invited to enhance the existing skills

Voluntary Researchers Wanted - Mentor UK

Mentor UK is looking for volunteers to help maintain up-to-date knowledge of alcohol and drug prevention and education in community, family and school settings. The role will involve role researching and writing briefs that will contribute to the ongoing development of Mentor programmes and policy work. The researchers will be able to work closely with staff to develop their areas of interest in line with Mentor’s mission and values. This role would suit recent graduates