International Federation of Non-Government Organisations for the Prevention of Drug and Substance Abuse (IFNGO

Side event: Understanding the Desistance Journey of Female Substance Abusers and the Implications for their Interventions

Abdul Karim Shahul Hameed:  Opening. For many years research has focused on men.  We know that for instance pathways for drug use and recovery from addiction differs among men and women.  Sharing will also illustrate key support needed for female for their recovery.  Introduces each speaker Lowshanthini Panesilvam, Psychologist, Singapore Anti-Narcotics Association: SANA formed 48 years …

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