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August 2022

Listen First - Supporting children and youth to grow healthy, happy, and safe!

8/12/2022
2PM London Time | 3PM Prague Time
The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) will present an update on the 'Listen First' initiative, with a contribution from a youth member on their experience. ISSUP Czech Republic will follow with a contrast and compare presentation on their dealings with youth in the Czech Republic.

The aim is to create awareness of 'Listen First' among youth and professionals in substance use prevention and how they can access materials, and create awareness of ISSUP Czech Republic’s work in the DDR field, particularly with respect to prevention.
Contact Email: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/63149684
To register: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6314968492672586765


South Africa ITTC Online (Live) Motivational Interviewing Training 4 CPD Points August-Sept 2022

8/25/2022 - 9/15/2022
10h00-11h00 SAST
This live training on Motivational Interviewing takes place weekly on Thursdays from 10am til 11am SAST on the following dates: 25 August, 1 September, 8 September, and 15 September 2022.

Motivational Interviewing is a best-evidence approach for tackling harmful substance use and general motivation-related change, including that treatment non-adherence. It is an approach that does not seek to replace other therapeutic approaches, but that seeks instead to support and strengthen them. We strongly recommend that you complete this Online Tour of Motivational Interviewing before attending this training: https://healtheknowledge.org/course/index.php?categoryid=67

Completing the registration form accurately will help us ensure your details are captured accurately and that we are best able to meet your needs during training. In order to capture attendance accurately and to ensure successful interaction, we require that each attendee register separately and attend each training instance on an individual device.

You may contact us by emailing ittc@uct.ac.za

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training sessions.

You may also be interested in our Online (Live) Screening Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for harmful substance use training which takes place from noon until 1pm South African time on the following dates 25 August, 1 September, 8 September, 15 September, and 22 September. Click here to learn more and register: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYofu2spzsqEtfbFo5O6D6ziuNFNr3VgEpj
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Contact Name: Shaheema Allie
Contact Email: ittc@uct.ac.za
For more information: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcuc-yrpzMiGdWFZDggZRpDBBIOAEMPQW5o
To register: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcuc-yrpzMiGdWFZDggZRpDBBIOAEMPQW5o


South Africa ITTC Online (Live) SBIRT Training 5 CPD Points August-September 2022

8/25/2022 - 9/22/2022
12h00-13h00 SAST
This live training on Screening Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for harmful substance use takes place weekly on Mondays from 12 noon til 1pm SAST on the following dates: 25 August, 1 September, 8 September, 15 September, 22 September 2022.

We address the use of validated screening tools (AUDIT, DUDIT and ASSIST) and brief intervention strategies as an approach to identifying and modifying harmful patterns of substance use.

Please complete the registration form accurately to ensure your details are captured accurately and that we are best able to meet your needs during training. In order to capture attendance accurately and to ensure successful interaction, we require that each attendee register separately and attend each training instance on an individual device.

You may contact us by emailing ittc@uct.ac.za

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training sessions.

You may also be interested in our Online (Live) Motivational Interviewing training which takes place on Thursdays from 10am til 11am SAST on the following dates: 25 August, 1 September, 8 September, and 15 September 2022. Click here to learn more and register: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcuc-yrpzMiGdWFZDggZRpDBBIOAEMPQW5o
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Contact Name: Shaheema Allie
Contact Email: ittc@uct.ac.za
For more information: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYofu2spzsqEtfbFo5O6D6ziuNFNr3VgEpj
To register: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYofu2spzsqEtfbFo5O6D6ziuNFNr3VgEpj


September 2022

2022 Guam Virtual Conference on SUDs Among Pacific Islanders

9/19/2022 - 9/21/2022
8:00am - 2:30pm ChST
September 20-21, 2022 (Guam, CNMI, FSM, Palau, RMI)
September 19-20, 2022 (American Samoa, All US States)

The Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center and Pacific Southwest Addiction Technology Transfer Center cordially invite you to save the date for Guam’s Third Annual Conference on Substance Use Disorders among Pacific Islanders. This live virtual conference is available at no-cost and is scheduled to take place during National Recovery Month on September 20-21, 2022 from 8:00am-2:30pm ChST.
Contact Email: https://registration.allintheloop.net/register/eve
To register: https://registration.allintheloop.net/register/event/2022-guam-virtual-conference-586n


October 2022

NAADAC 2022 Annual Conference & 50th Anniversary Celebration

10/7/2022 - 10/12/2022
Join nationally recognized speakers, NAADAC and NCC AP leadership, and over a thousand fellow addiction professionals for the NAADAC 2022 Annual Conference & 50th Anniversary Celebration in Indianapolis, IN, at the JW Marriott Indianapolis from October 7 - 12, 2022. Participate in keynote sessions, 60 breakout sessions across 10 tracks, an exhibit hall, networking opportunities, pre and post-conference sessions and so much more! Earn up to 45 CEs!
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Contact Email: https://www.naadac.org/annualconference
To register: https://www.naadac.org/annualconference


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