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Pregnancy and drug use: the SSA talks to Polly Radcliffe and Emma Smith
In this bonus episode of the Addictions Edited podcast to mark International Women’s Day...
Created On: 11 March 2022   (Last updated: 11 March 2022)
Podcast Research
In the news: ‘Poor safety’ found at Derbyshire women’s prison
A report from HM Inspectorate of Prisons revealed poor safety outcomes at HMP Foston...
Created On: 09 March 2022   (Last updated: 09 March 2022)
News Policy Treatment & therapies
Statistics on drinking and drug use among women
Women are less likely to experience drug and alcohol problems than men. However, the...
Created On: 08 March 2022   (Last updated: 08 March 2022)
Epidemiology Research
Recovery: the SSA talks to Sarah Galvani, Alastair Roy, and Amanda Clayson about their new book
In a first for the SSA’s Addictions Edited podcast, Dr Rob Calder talks to...
Created On: 04 March 2022   (Last updated: 04 March 2022)
Books & Reports Podcast
PhD Addicted to Research: smoking cessation in drug and alcohol treatment services
Smoking and other drugs; recovery, priorities and health
Created On: 03 March 2022   (Last updated: 03 March 2022)
Can needle exchange services deliver chemsex harm reduction?
Chemsex isn’t a new phenomenon, but it is something that substance use treatment providers...
Created On: 25 February 2022   (Last updated: 25 February 2022)
Harm reduction Policy Research
Want to know the basics about topics like acupuncture, behavioural couples therapy, and co-production?
The web team has created new landing pages for a range of addiction concepts...
Created On: 21 February 2022   (Last updated: 21 February 2022)
Research Treatment & therapies
How to design a drug consumption room
Cubicles, location, queues and staffing: design essentials for drug consumption rooms
Created On: 17 February 2022   (Last updated: 17 February 2022)
Blog Research Treatment & therapies
Podcast: An interview with Ed Day, the UK Recovery Champion
Dr Ed Day talks to the SSA about his role as the UK Government’s...
Created On: 16 February 2022   (Last updated: 16 February 2022)
Interview News Treatment & therapies
Addiction Lives: Jacek Moskalewicz
Addiction Lives is a print and online collaboration between the journal Addiction and the Society...
Created On: 15 February 2022   (Last updated: 15 February 2022)
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