Resources

Designer Drugs

Created by
Haider Ali by Drug Free Nation

Designer drug is a structural or functional analog of a controlled substance that has been designed to mimic the pharmacological effects of the original drug, while avoiding classification as illegal and/or detection in standard drug tests.[1] Designer drugs include psychoactive substances that have been designated by the European Union as new psychoactive substances (NPS)[2] as well as analogs of performance-enhancing drugs such as designer s

New App for Practitioners to Improve Knowledge of the Clinical Harms of Non-medical Prescription Drug Use.

ATOMIC is a free, evidence-based, mobile-learning application aimed at clinicians and other practitioners who want to improve their knowledge of the acute and chronic clinical harms of non-medical prescription drug use. ATOMIC is a response to increasing public health concern regarding the harms of non-medical prescription drug use.

AOD Primary Prevention & Demand Reduction Priority Primer

Created by
Dalgarno Institute
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This Primer is an introduction to Demand Reduction and Primary Prevention, aimed at policy makers and educators in the AOD space. It is written in accessible language to invite the investigator to better reflect on basic principles of best-practice for best health outcomes for our communities. 

Reducing Substance Use Stigma: The Role of First Responders

Created by
CCSA

Stigma is one of the biggest barriers people face when seeking care for substance use disorders. Designed for members of the law enforcement community, this webinar explored the relationship between substance use, the brain and mental health, and how stigma can be a barrier to accessing and receiving care.

Panelists also discussed the impact stigma has on people who use substances, their families and communities.
 

Anxiety and Alcohol Use: What Clinicians Need to Know

Created by
The Matilda Centre

 

Presented by Associate Professor Lexine Stapinski (the Matilda Centre) this webinar will lead to:

1. An understanding of typical patterns and issues relevant to the management of anxiety and alcohol use disorder comorbidity;

2. Introduction to an integrated cognitive behaviour therapy program that improves outcomes by concurrently addressing anxiety, alcohol use and the connections between them;

WHO Quitting Toolkit

Created by
World Health Organization (WHO)
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Com o apoio profissional e a demissão dos serviços, os usuários de tabaco dobram suas chances de desistir com sucesso. Este kit de ferramentas da OMS é voltado para usuários de tabaco e foi projetado para fornecer informações, razões para parar e recursos em um formato de fácil acesso.

Kit de ferramentas para a entrega das breves intervenções de tabaco do 5A e 5R na atenção primária

Created by
World Health Organization (WHO)
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Este kit de ferramentas foi desenvolvido com base no Pacote de Treinamento de Capacitação da OMS 4 intitulado "Fortalecimento dos sistemas de saúde para o tratamento da dependência do tabaco na atenção primária". Seu público-alvo são os prestadores de cuidados primários.

Toolkit for practitioners working with families affected by co-occurring conditions

Created by
Adfam

This toolkit has been produced by Adfam and family members affected by the co-occurring conditions of substance use disorders and mental ill-health. It is designed for practitioners who support those caring for a loved one who is having difficulties with their mental health and substance use.

Abordando desafios sem precedentes na gestão de SUD's e GBV em meio ao COVID-19

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A ISSUP Quênia gostaria de apresentar seu Webinar sobre o enfrentamento de desafios sem precedentes na gestão de SUD's e GBV em meio ao COVID-19. O Webinar explorará tendências emergentes no Transtorno do Uso de Substâncias e violência de gênero, tendo em vista o COVID-19 e as correlações entre sud's e GBV, com ênfase especial no impacto do COVID-19.