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Substance Misuse Management Good Practice

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Featured Video Archives:
Oct-Dec 2014

The following videos have been previously featured on the SMMGP Home Page, and are relevant to those working in the area of substance misuse in the UK. They are presented below in the order they were featured, with the newest at the top.

More recent videos are still available on the main Featured Videos page.

Please note that the older the video the more likely it is that its content is no longer relevant, and that in some cases the video itself may no longer be available.

Anyone's Child...

Featured Video: 29-Dec-2014
Anne-Marie Cockburn speaks about drug policy and the death of her 15 year-old daughter, at the HIT Hot Topics Conference 2014.

E-cigarettes - Disruptive Innovation & Public Health Potential

Featured Video: 22-Dec-2014
Professor Gerry Stimson speaking at the HIT Hot Topics Conference 2014 in Liverpool, on the harm reduction potential of electronic cigarettes.

Addictions Mysteries: Plato, Rat Park & Carl Hart

Featured Video: 15-Dec-2014
Dr Bruce Alexander's lecture presented by the Centre for Addictions Research & Island Health at Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria BC,12-09-2014.

The Limits of Compassion

Featured Video: 08-Dec-2014
This film provides a voice to the 3000-5000 IV drug users in Ottawa, to allow the people who would benefit most from a supervised injection site to be heard.

Dr Rick Lines: "Examining Drug Control Through a Human Rights Lens" Lecture

Featured Video: 01-Dec-2014
November 2014 lecture by Dr Rick Lines entitled "Examining drug control through a human rights lens: The case of compulsory drug detention".

Transcending Addiction and Redefining Recovery: Jacki Hillios at TEDxBoulder

Featured Video: 24-Nov-2014
Why can't everyone transcend addiction? What do people need to escape their addiction and achieve sustained recovery?

Simon talks about Restorative Justice

Featured Video: 17-Nov-2014
16-23 Nov 2014 is International Restorative Justice Week. In this week's Featured Video, Simon Millea talks about his experience of Restorative Justice.

How to Prevent Prescription Drug Overdose Deaths?

Featured Video: 10-Nov-2014
Drugreporter searches for solutions to prevent lethal prescription drug overdoses in the United Sates.

A Mile High in Denver - How Colorado Legalised Marijuana

Featured Video: 03-Nov-2014
Medical marijuana has been legally available in Colorado since 2001 and recreational marijuana since 01-Jan-2014. Drugreporter investigates.

Understanding Pain: What to do about it in less than five minutes?

Featured Video: 27-Oct-2014
Evidence based approaches to chronic pain management. For more information visit the Hunter Integrated Pain Service web site.

Breaking Down the Vienna Consensus on Drugs

Featured Video: 20-Oct-2014
Drugreporter film covering changing drug policies at the high level UN meeting in Vienna 2014.

A Foot in the Door - A New Approach to Drugs in New Zealand

Featured Video: 13-Oct-2014
The Drugreporter visited New Zealand to film about the innovative regulation of legal highs or "new psychoactive substances".