Community Awareness of Drugs Education Day: Drugs in 2017 - A Complicated Story Professor Des Corrigan Dr Briege Casey Coolmine Therapeutic Community Coolmine Family Association This full day workshop will look at the complicated drug story in Ireland in 2017. Prof Des Corrigan will update … [Read more...] about Drugs in 2017 – A Complicated Story
Community Awareness of Drugs Education Day: Upjohns, Roches & Teenagers Philip James Clinical Nurse Specialist & Co-ordinator Louth & Meath Adolescent Substance Use Service This morning workshop will look at issues in relation to the current trends in “Benzo” use amongst our young … [Read more...] about Upjohns, Roches & Teenagers Education Day April 2017
The drugs don’t work – the true cost of taking drugs Increase in young people who have developed depressive and anxiety disorders as a result of drug use Young people focus on the short-term physical effects of drugs, Lack of education and awareness around longer term mental health problems … [Read more...] about The Effects of Drugs on the Body
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Fiona Dillon, Published Irish Independent 25/01/2016 Bernie McDonnell, director of CAD. Photo: Frank McGrath Head shops have closed down around the country but there are more than 700 online shops selling these dangerous products, according to an expert. Bernie McDonnell, director of … [Read more...] about Head shops closed but trade in legal highs thrives on internet
A quality standards based conference for those who work with young people and families at risk of substance misuse. The day will include the following guest speakers: Kevin A. Sabet PHD Author, consultant, advisor to three U.S. presidential administrations, and assistant professor, Kevin A. Sabet, … [Read more...] about Cannabis – An Update from Home & Abroad
On Friday 27th March 2015 from 9-4.30pm CAD will run it's first Education Day of the Year. Training Venue: Purcell House Conference Centre, All Hallows College, Gracepark Road, D9. This one day drug education programme is designed to cater for 'new to post', volunteers and existing community … [Read more...] about DRUGS – What you need to know in 2015