2021 Digital Exhibition Hall

Welcome to the 2021 NHS APA digital exhibition hall. Here you will find a collection of research papers from leading professionals in addictions services. 

Forward Trust

 RESEARCH PAPER:
The “doing” or the “being”? Understanding the roles of involvement and social identity in peer-led addiction support groups

Authors: Isabel Taylor, Niamh McNamara & Daniel Frings

#Alcohol #Addiction #PublicHealth 

Alcohol Reader

PRODUCT: The Alcohol Reader app offers an accessible and enjoyable source of alcohol understanding for all

Authors: Phil Cain

#Alcohol #Understanding #Science 

#Psychology #History #Addiction #Dependence #Recovery

Adfam

PAPER: Family Force: Supporting families of veterans with a substance use problem (FVSUs)

Authors: Adfam & The University of York

#Veterans #ArmedForces #Family #Families #SubstanceUse #Drugs #Alcohol #Support 

Adfam

PAPER: Families, Substance Use and Mental Health: Supporting families affected by the co-occurring mental ill-health and substance misuse of a loved one
 

Authors: Adfam

#Families #SubstanceUse #MentalHealth #DualDiagnosis

Adfam

PAPER: Families in Lockdown: The effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on the family and friends of someone with a drug, alcohol or gambling problem

Authors: Adfam

#COVID19 #Lockdown #Families #SubstanceUse #Gambling

Adfam

PAPER: State of the Sector 2019: Drug and Alcohol Family Support

Authors: Adfam

#SubstanceUse #Families #FamilySupport #Drug #Alcohol #Services

 
 

CAPSA

PRESENTATION: Stigma Ends With Me
 

Authors: Community Addictions Peer Support Association (CAPSA)

#SubstanceUseHealth #StigmaEndsWithMe, #IncreasedWellness #Compassion

Collective Voice & NHS APA

PAPER:  Improving Clinical Responses to Drug-Related Deaths

Authors: Collective Voice & The NHS Addictions Provider Alliance

#Deaths #Addiction #Treatment #OST #ClinicalServices

Greater Manchester Health & Social Care Partnership & The University of Salford

PAPER:  Prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Greater Manchester, UK: An active case ascertainment study

Authors: Robyn McCarthy, Raja A. S. Mukherjee1, Kate M. Fleming, Jonathan Green,
Jill Clayton-Smith, Alan D. Price, Clare S. Allely, Penny A. Cook

#Alcohol #AttentionDeficitHyperactivityDisorder #AutismSpectrumDisorder #FetalAlcoholSpectrumDisorder #FetalAlcoholSyndrome #NeurodevelopmentalDisorder #SEND #Prevention

 

CityWide Drugs Crisis Campaign & Trinity College Dublin

PAPER: Template for a training programme on drug-related stigma for delivery to staff in public services
 

Authors: Michael Barron, Ms Karen Galligan, and Professor Catherine Comiskey

#SubstanceUse, #DrugRelatedStigma #Training #Health #OST

CityWide Drugs Crisis Campaign & Trinity College Dublin

PAPER:  An Evaluation of the Co-Design of a CityWide Pilot Anti-Stigma Training Programme

Authors: Professor Catherine Comiskey, Dr Sonam Prakashini Banka, Mr David McDonagh, Ms Karen Galligan

#SubstanceUse, #DrugRelatedStigma #Training #Health #OST

Hull University Teaching Hospitals

RESEARCH PAPER:  OSHI (open source healing initiative): an example of patient-led innovation in liver services

Authors: James Halls, Dianne Backhouse, Dr Neil Gordon, Dr Lynsey Corless 

#AlcoholUseDisorder #SubstanceUse #LiverDisease #HarmReduction #CASS #Abstinence #RecoveryCoach #Addiction #OSHI #IntegratedHealthcare

 

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For the avoidance of doubt, the NHS Addictions Provider Alliance (NHS APA) Conference on the 13th of October 2021, shall be referred to throughout this disclaimer as a “Virtual Conference Event”.

 

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