Addiction

The Role of Nutrition in Addiction Recovery

London, United Kingdom,
Join Khary Rigg, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, and Kelly Miller, NTMC, Nutritional Therapist and owner of The Addiction Nutritionist LLC for a webinar exploring the connection between substance use disorder and nutrition.

Developing the first UK parents' training programme for FASD

Online,

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) are the range of conditions that can be caused by prenatal alcohol exposure. Current estimates put the prevalence of FASD in the UK at around 3%, making it the most common neurodevelopmental disorder in the country; yet knowledge, understanding and services are severely lacking.

Managing Drug & Alcohol Problems in Primary Care Conference

Online,

The 25th Managing Drug and Alcohol Problems in Primary Care Conference will take place digitally on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 March 2021.

This conference will be recorded live and the sessions will be available for delegates to access freely for six months from the conference date.
 

Men’s Alcohol Consumption When Becoming a Father

Online,

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP), the Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN) and the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) warmly invite you to join us online on Thursday 25 February from 12:30-14:00 GMT for the second Alcohol Occasionals event of 2021.

Call for Participants- UK Based Addiction Professionals

An invitation to participate: The impact of stigma towards people with substance use issues: perspectives of professionals working in addiction services. The aim of the study is to explore the stigma which surrounds substance use from the perspective of addiction professionals who work directly with people with substance use issues in the UK. Interviews will be conducted by phone or video call and will last around 30 minutes to an hour. To take part you

Addiction Conference 2021

Online,

Lives and livelihoods in Africa are lost every day to a medical disorder of which the true extent and severity is unknown.

Addiction needs to be seen for what it is. Not as a weakness. Not as a lack of character. Not as something that needs to be punished.

Balancing access to opioid substitution treatment (OST) with preventing the diversion of opioid substitution medications in Europe

Published by
EMCDDA

This report reviews how opioid substitution treatment (OST) is implemented in European countries and examines the public health consequences of the diversion and misuse of prescription OST medications.