The Scottish Addictions executive group meets every three months for an all day meeting with a teaching and business component.

It's a place to discuss ideas and trends within the field in Scotland. If you're interested in attending, please contact our Chair, as above.

All meetings are held at the Golden Lion hotel in Stirling.

Chair: Dr Rebecca Lawrence

Vice Chair: Dr Mike Kehoe

RCPsychiS Office Contact: Susan Richardson


Opioids Aware: A resource for patients and healthcare professionals to support prescribing of opioid medicines for pain

A new opioid prescribing resource has been launched by the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthestists; funded by Public Health England.

Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs - Recovery Committee Report

How can opioid substitution therapy (and drug treatment and recovery systems) be optimised to maximise recovery outcomes for service users?

Read the full report

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