5th Francophone International Symposium on the Treatment of Opioid Dependence

The 5th Francophone International Symposium on the Treatment of Opioid Dependence will take place in Rabat, Morocco from November 30th to December 2nd 2016.

Several members of the Quebec-Maritimes Node are presenting. You can download the program here. (in french only)

National Addictions Awareness Week and Drug awareness week 2016

The National Addictions Awareness Week (NAAW) 2016, led by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA), is taking place between November 13–19 2016 on the theme “Addiction Matters.”
NAAW 2016 also coincides with the Canada’s Opioid Conference and Summit, which will respectively take place on Friday and Saturday, November 18 and 19, in Ottawa. The Conference will be broadcasted live (November 18, 2016, from 8:30 am to 5:50 pm). Click here to view the conference and learn how to participate via social media.

The 29th Drug Awareness Week will be held from November 20–26, 2016 on the themes “There’s No Magic Formula—Stay in Control!” for young people age 13 to 24 and “Assertiveness is the Key” for 10 to 12 year olds. To access the tools provided by the ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux for educating young people about the risks and consequences associated with alcohol, drugs, and gambling, please click here.

RQSHA Annual Research Day 2016

Please save the date for the RQSHA Annual Research Day 2016

When: November 22, 2016
Where: Douglas Hall, Douglas Mental Health University Institute
6875 Boulevard LaSalle
Montréal, QC H4H 1R3

For more information, click here.

Cross-training : Mental health, substance use and incapacity

15th exchange session of the cross-training program on concurrent mental health and substance use disorders
November 25th 2016 – 08:30 to 16:30 (EST)
Salle Douglas – Institut universitaire en santé mentale Douglas
6875 Boulevard LaSalle
Montréal, QC H4H 1R3

This training applies to professionals, staff and administrators from the domains of health, the community sector, public health, public safety and all other organizations involved with a clientele that is at risk or having mental health or substance use disorders.

Register here.

AIDQ Symposium on impaired driving – November 7-8, 2016

Symposium: impaired driving

The AIDQ invites you to take part in a symposium about impaired driving at the Delta Hotel in Trois-Rivières, on November 7-8, 2016.

For more information click here.

To see the program click here.

For questions, contact Sophie Lamoureux :
514 287-9625, poste 111
1 877 566-9625