Thank you to everyone who attended and took part in the NHS APA Virtual Conference 2023, 'Living the Stigma: Understanding Addiction and Overcoming Prejudice'.
You can now download the slides for each session of our 2023 programme by clicking on the links below.
We invite you to join in the conversation about this year's conference using the hashtag #APAconf23. You can also follow us on Twitter @NHS_APA.
Session 1: Keynote Speech by Dan Carden MP.
Liverpool Walton - Chair of Drugs, Alcohol & Justice APPG, Vice-Chair of Alcohol Harm APPG and member of the Children of Alcoholics APPG.
This session is available as an on-demand video only. You can watch Dan's keynote speech as well as the panel Q&A via the link below.
Session 2: Deconstructing Stigma: Addiction, Treatment and Policy.
Dr John Kelly, Elizabeth R. Spallin Professor of Psychiatry in Addiction Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
Session 3: A Review of Anti-Stigma Campaigns for People Who Use Drugs
Adam Holland, Public Health Consultant and Clinical Academic.
Session 4: Soberistas & How It Conquers Shame In Addiction
Lucy Rocca, CEO of Soberistas
Session 5: The Power of Visible Recovery and Partnership Working in Aspire
Stuart Green, NHS Service Manager for Aspire
Session 6: A Family Member's Perspective on Stigma
This session is available as an on-demand video only. You can watch Jo's talk via the link below.
Session 7: Gambling Related Stigma is Not an Accident
James Grimes and Dr Matt Gaskell
Session 8: Keynote Speech by Claire Murdoch CBE
National Mental Health Director, NHS England