The 6th Slovene Drug Addiction Treatment Conference, held between 28 in 29 March, 2018, in Cankarjev dom Cultural and Congress Centre (CD), stems from 20 years of traditional meetings that have been organised by SEEAnet (South Eastern European and Adriatic Addiction Treatment Network). The Conference’s aim is to present the achievements and problems in the area of preventing, dealing with, treating and reducing the harm of all kinds of addictions.
This year’s Conference will deal with strategis and practices for lessening the mortality among people who take psychoactive substances, particularly opioids – either prescribed or purchased on the black market. The Conference will focus also on the possibilities of reducing the addictions based in use of psychotropics and painkillers. In addition, different programmes of communal field work, addiction programmes including therapeutic groups will be presented, while paths for a better accessibility of the hepatitis C treatment will be sought for.