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Sarah Galvani on working for the Scottish Government on Social Work and substance misuse
Sarah Galvani discusses the contribution of Social Work as a professional to working with people with substance problems. 
Sarah Galvani on her own interest in Social Work
 Sarah Galvani on Social Work education and academia
Sarah Galvani discusses Social Work Practice
Sarah Galvani discusses Social Work Practice  
Sarah Galvani discusses Social Work Research & Practice
Sarah Galvani discusses Social Work Research & Practice 
Sarah Galvani on the roles & capabilities of Social Workers
 Sarah Galvani discusses her document on the roles and capabilities of Social Workers working with substance use. 
Sarah Galvani on substance misuse materials for non specialist social workers
Sarah Galvani discusses her document produced for Social Workers who did not specialise in Substance Misuse
Sarah Galvani on the role of Social Workers when working with people who use substances
 Sarah Galvani discusses the role of Social Workers when working with people who use substances. 
Don Lavoie on Alcohol Ambitions for England: Public Health & National Policy in the Age of Localism
Don Lavoie (Alcohol Programme Manager) from Public Health England UK presents at the New Directions 2015 conference in London on Alcohol Ambitions for England: Public Health & National Policy in the Age of Localism. 
Marc Lewis, Dora Duka & Anne Lingford-Hughes: Questions & Answers
Marc Lewis, Dora Duka and Anne Lingford-Hughes hold a question and answer session following their presentations at the New Directions Conference 2015. 
Antony Moss on Supression and Repressive Coping: The unhelpful effects of avoidance strategies in addictive behaviours
 Antony Moss presents at the 2015 New Directions Conference in London on Supression and Repressive Coping and the unhelpful effects of avoidance strategies in addictive behaviours. 
Mike Ward: Recovery Partnership - Review of Alcohol Services & Blue Light Project
Mike Ward (Senior Consultant) from Alcohol Concern UK brings his presentation 'Recovery Partnership - Review of Alcohol Services & Blue Light Project' to the 2015 New Directions Conference in London. 
 
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Lifeline Project and FEAD
Welcome to Lifeline and FEAD (Film Exchange on Alcohol and Drugs). This project has been shaped by the wealth of experience, openness, and knowledge of the contributors. You are invited to comment on the clips, which are supported by footnotes to which you can add. FEAD is an ongoing Lifeline Project initiative.

For more details on FEAD see here >>

Lifeline Project: In 1971 the Lifeline Project opened a day centre for drug users in Manchester. Since its foundation Lifeline has grown and developed, and now works in a diverse range of settings across the UK. Our purpose is to relieve poverty, sickness and distress among those persons affected by addiction to drugs of any kind, and to educate the public on matters relating to drug misuse.
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World Drug Report 2014 >>

3rd July 14 -  Drug use prevalence is stable around the world, according to the 2014 World Drug Report of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), with around 243 million individuals, or 5 per cent of the world’s population aged 15-64, having used an illicit drug in 2012. Problem drug users meanwhile numbered about 27 million, roughly 0.6 per cent of the world’s adult population, or 1 in every 200 people.
The impact of the older generation on England’s healthcare system >>

26th June 14 - The government has produced a report looking at the impact people aged over 65 have on the NHS. This publication provides a compilation of information on older people living in England to give a broad picture of their health, care and wellbeing.
The Condition of Britain: Strategies for Social Renewal >>

19th June 14 - This report by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), sets out a comprehensive new agenda for reforming the state and social policy to enable people in Britain to work together to build a stronger society in tough times.
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