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. Designer drugs include psychoactive substances that have been designated by the European Union as new psychoactive substances (NPS) as well as analogs of performance-enhancing drugs such as designer s
Drug Abuse Problems in Youth/Students A Message By Drug Abuse Control Society GC Women University Faisalabad
The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, or World Drug Day, is marked on 26 June every year, to strengthen action and cooperation in achieving the goal of a world free of drug abuse.
Share Facts On Drugs, Save Lives The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, or World Drug Day, is marked on 26 June every year, to strengthen action and cooperation in achieving the goal of a world free of drug abuse.
ISSUP Chile invites you to participate in a webinar on evidence-based prevention: advances and challenges for Chile.
The webinar will take place on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. (Chile Time)
How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected drug use and supply? What drugs are causing the most concern today? What are the latest trends in drug production and trafficking?
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.
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.
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.
Desde o início dos anos 2000, o consumo de adolescentes na Austrália e em muitos países de alta renda caiu drasticamente. Por exemplo, entre os australianos de 14 a 17 anos, a taxa de consumo de bebidas alcoólicas caiu de 30% em 2001 para 9% em 2019.
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;
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.
O Dia Mundial sem Tabaco acontece todos os anos no final de maio. Para se vincular à campanha mundial, a ISSUP está realizando uma série de eventos online ao longo de maio que investigam o tema do uso do tabaco. Esta lista de leitura destaca recursos adicionais do ISSUP Knowledge Share e pesquisas sobre o assunto.
A Organização Mundial da Saúde (OMS) tem uma página de tema de saúde dedicada ao uso de tabaco.
A página inclui:
Jayvee Aquino, Ma Veronica Felipe, Marie Isabel Melgar discutem as modificações que fizeram para usar a UTC para treinamento online para professores e alunos nas Filipinas.
Assista ao vídeo da apresentação da pesquisa "Entendendo as transições de consumo durante o confinamento: desigualdades sociais, álcool e a pandemia COVID-19" da Dra Emily Nicholls (Universidade de York), entregue no webinar SHAAP/SARN 'Alcohol Occasionals' realizado no Zoom em 28 de abril de 2021.
Este site fornece informações, treinamento e recursos baseados em evidências para auxiliar na gestão de condições de co-ocorrido, ou comorbid, AOD e saúde mental.