Conference presentations from Bradford 2017 are available here on the FEAD website.
Bruce Alexander, who famously developed the ‘rat park’ experiments, A Global Historical View Of Addiction And The Future Of Addiction Treatment.
Professor Keith Humphreys, former adviser to the Obama administration, delivers a presentation taking a critical look at what has really changed in alcohol treatment research and practice over the years.
Professor Nick Heather, a founding member of the NDSAG group and Honary President, talks about the history of the group and reflects its role in the development of brief interventions and challenging the diesease model of alcoholism.
Gillian Tober reflects on how science, research and policy influenced practice and thinking whilst working at the Leeds Addiction Unit, a leading service for problem drinkers.
David Best, a Professor of Criminology at Sheffield Hallam, explores ‘recovery’ as an issue of social justice and human rights.