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Young People & Substance Use in a Digital Age Conference

The Western Region Drug & Alcohol Task Force (WRDATF) invite you to attend their Regional Drug & Alcohol Awareness Week Conference 2017. This conference Young People and Substance Use in a Digital Agewill explore substance use among the digital generation including drug use trends among young people (under 25) and innovative responses to addressing such drug use.


  • Mr Philip James, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adolescent Substance Use
  • Dr Mark Garavan, Lecturer in Applied Social Care GMIT
  • Dr Bobby Smyth, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
  • Mr Karl O Brien, Community Addiction Counsellor, Youth Action Project
  • Kathy Ann Fox, Health Promotion Research Centre, NUIG
  • Detective Sergeant Brian Roberts, Garda National Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau

More speakers to be announced


To book a place please go to: https://young-people-and-substance-use-in-a-digital-age.eventbrite.ie OR call 091 480044


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