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4th International Conference on Addiction Therapy, will be organized around the theme “Advancing to the future of addiction free world”

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Addiction psychiatry is a psychiatric sub-specialty relating to the assessment, analysis and treatment of people suffering from addiction disorders and mental health issues related to addiction. This may include disorders involving drugs, sex, food, alcohol gambling and other addictive substances. Addiction psychiatry is an extending field, and currently there is a high demands for substance maltreat experts in both the private and public sector.

Counselling and addiction treatment is very essential for such individuals. Due to latest advancement in technologies like Mobile health, With all the information  now days it has become so easy for the people to get connected to health services and being updated. Rural and underserved communities often suffer from limited access to specialty treatment programs this can be overcome by Tele-mental health. Online Recovery programs contribute the opportunity for alcohol and drug addiction treatment by trained experts via the Internet, in a way that is convenient and private.


Disregarding the way that already, passionate prosperity disarranges, and impulse issues were  now and again treated freely, we currently understand that co-happening mental prosperity and substance use jumbles influence each other and must be managed together. Treating just a single issue won't gain the other thusly ground. Likewise, divided, parallel watch out for the disarranges does not achieve one, great treatment outline. To be great, the two issues must be managed meanwhile, in a comparable place, by a comparable treatment gathering. This is called composed treatment.

  •  Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  •   Contingency Management Interventions/Motivational Incentive
  •   Community Reinforcement Approach plus Vouchers
  •   The Matrix ModelMotivational Enhancement Therapy

Addiction treatment and rehabilitation includes various medications and treatments. Substance abuse treatment includes Motivational treatment which is one of the critical treatments incorporated into Rehabilitation house treatment approaches. Enslavement treatment strategies offers quality care to individuals with the undesirable liquor, tobacco, or other medications utilize. Among them, Cognitive conduct treatment is a type of psychotherapy intended to occur the social impacts of substance mishandle. Neuro-rehabilitation and treatment helps recuperation from sensory system damage because of enslavement. 12step recuperation treatment includes a functioning commitment procedure intended to improve the probability of a substance abuser getting to be partnered with and effectively engaged with 12-step self-improvement gatherings, consequently advancing restraint. It has for quite some time been a vital piece of the recuperation procedure and the reason for some, recuperation programs.

Detoxification stage

  • Trans cranial Magnetic Stimulation
  • Residential Drug Rehabilitation Program
  • Relapse and Management
  • Motivational interviewing and incentivesMultidimensional family therapy


Addiction causes dependable changes in the in defenseless people. The industriousness of these social changes is because of enduring changes in quality articulation keeping in mind the end goal to drive these enduring changes in quality articulation epigenetic systems assume a pivotal part. It is an essential system used to understand compulsion science. Different components include the biochemical system of medication poisonous quality, Genetic linkage thinks about, the biochemical measure is additionally transmit for constant liquor abuse. Hereditarily a man does not obtain a substance manhandle they acquire a defenselessness to it. Individuals having defenselessness may not erect an issue of medication or liquor manhandle if they are not presented to elements of dependence.


Central Nervous System consists of the brain and spinal cord which is affected by some neurological conditions that are associated with substance use disorders. The CNS gets speed up or slow down by the mind-altering drugs and the drugs also affects the autonomic functions necessary for living, such as body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure and respiration.

The brain’s neurotransmitters or chemical messengers get affect by this addictive substance. The nerves in the mind are anticipated by the addictive drugs by stashing dopamine a joy chemical which affects their CNS normal function.

  • Drug Affecting the Brain and CNS
  • Advances in Neurology of Substance Use
  • Neurological and Behavioral Changes
  • Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid (GABA)


Addiction is a chronic disease that affects the brain in multiple ways leading to compulsive and uncontrollable use. Unfortunately, the media’s portrayals of addiction frequently  show characters going through detox and then never having much of an issue with addiction again. During active addiction, our brain has learned to seek drugs to relieve stress, pain, anxiety, and just to feel good. Even though we know that a drug can be harmful, it’s incredibly difficult to resist. Alcohol and drug addiction therapy can help re-write the effects of drugs in our brain, learn to cope with negative feelings, and learn to avoid and deal with cravings. By changing brain chemistry and a person’s perceptions, Drugs interact with body and brain to alter emotions, behaviours and moods.

  • Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
  • Neuro-Cognitive Responses
  • Depression and Anxiety Disorders
  • Memory Loss and Hormones Instability
  • Brain Imaging Studies of Addictive Substances
  • Hallucinogens and Persisting Perception Disorder


Consumption of a substance in a way or sum which is hurtful to the client and its encompassing is named as substance misuse. For some youngsters, illegal utilization of focal energizers, for example, khat, methamphetamine and dopamine become some portion of the scene of their adolescent years. Impact of substance maltreatment in youthfulness is a hazardous recommendation. Substance Use Disorders happen when an individual has a reliance on liquor and additionally tranquilizes that is joined by exceptional and in some cases wild longings and habitual practices to acquire the substance. They are accepted to contribute 40% to 60% to the hazard for liquor abuse; examine on the hereditary qualities of liquor reliance proposes that the inclination to become alcoholic is acquired by means of assumed hereditary transformations. The modified quality capacities because of change bring about adjusted cerebrum proteins.

  •   Child psychology
  •    Positive Psychology
  •     Neuroimaging

Depression is a mental health disorder characterized by interminably depressed mood or loss of interest in activities, causing significant impairment in daily life. Depression can cause variety of emotional and physical problems and can decrease a person’s ability to work. Anxiety Disorders are described by a feeling of uncertainty and helplessness about future prospects. Anxiety disorders are very common and more than one-fourth of the all-inclusive community will encounter a genuine nervousness problem among their lifetime. Anxiety can cause physical symptoms like pain, a pounding heart or stomach cramps, hot and cold flushes, feeling tight in breathing, shaking, etc. Individuals who have less emotionally stable or who have high anxiety levels lean to experience specific events more stress than others. Anxiety, Depression and Insomnia


  • Track 8-1Cognitive Psychology
  • Track 8-2Counseling psychology
  • Track 8-3Educational psychology

Addiction has extreme therapeutic outcomes like a HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, Respiratory Diseasetumor, perpetual agony, and suicide. Abundance liquor utilization causes alcoholic hepatitis, greasy liver and ceaseless hepatitis with hepatic fibrosis or cirrhosis. Perilous utilization of infused drugs brings about HIV/AIDS. Medication and liquor compulsion prompt an assortment of respiratory issues like bronchitis, Alcoholic long illness, tranquilize Induced Pulmonary Toxicity and emphysema and lung growth.

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Brain Stroke - Cerebrovascular Diseases
  • Headache disorders


Yoga and withdraw approaches-have been destined to give natural cures, which represses the drawn-out utilization of any substance. Individuals who are rationally sick are endorsed to run with yoga as it reestablishes brains dopamine capacities and keeps worry. Meditation brings the mind to the condition of rest, in which a human considers exhibit. Move and music treatments are given to individuals to bring a emit of expectation inside them that regardless they can perform superior to others. Recovery facilities give exceptional time-frame to petition, quietness, rest, straightforwardness and consideration. It is an exit plan from life's day by day worries and additionally a chance to develop one's understanding of self and the widespread vitality that surrounded and backings us. Backslide offers an orderly technique for training the victimizer to perceive and oversee backslide cautioning signs.

  • Mental Health
  • Dialectical behavioral therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Residential treatment
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Psychology and Education
  • Spiritual sciences
  • Cognitive impairment


The utilization of unlawful medications shows abundant dangers to the well-being of individuals living with HIV including unsafe consequences for the body and the dangers related with infusion collected utilize, and dangers related with sexual transmission of HIV. Distinctive medications effects affect the body, and they can influence your emotional well-being, perception and physical wellbeing in an unexpected way. Utilizing medications can make you more inclined to unpredictable practices, for example, sharing needles or not utilizing condoms. Unobtrusive utilization of liquor can help your heart wellbeing in a few conditions, yet it can likewise prompt long-haul impacts that are destructive and lessen your capacity to ward off HIV. On the off chance that you infuse drugs, you might be at expanded hazard for transmitting or getting HIV. Liquor and medication exploit can be injurious to your wellbeing and escape hand for a few people. Utilizing medications can make it difficult for you to look after wellbeing.


Addiction psychiatry is a beneficial subspecialty inside psychiatry that spotlights on the evaluation, analysis and treatment of who are encountering from no short of what one issue identified with addiction.  Addiction psychiatry involves both pharmaceutical and psychotherapy or expert remedial cooperation, as the systems of treating people. Addiction psychiatrists suggest the advantages of 12-Step projects, for example, Narcotics Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous and frequently urge patients to look for outer help. 

Neuropsychiatry is a branch of solution that arrangements with mental disorders owing to illnesses of the sensory system. It went before the present controls of psychiatry and neurology, which had basic training; be that as it may, psychiatry and neurology have in this way split separated and are commonly honed independently. Individuals with traumatic brain injury can have a multitude of physical symptoms and often may have cognitive, emotional, or behavioral problems as well. These can be as -- or more -- debilitating than the neurologic squeal.



Mental health is a psychological state of someone who is active at a adequate level of emotional and behavioral modification. Persons with depression or other mental health issues are particularly exposed against alcohol and drug use. Similarly, many people who are addicted to drugs are also diagnosticate with other mental disorders, including anxiety and depression.

The two most frequent intellectual health stipulations are:

•  Anxiety Disorders – More than 18% of adults every year war with some type of anxiety disorder, consisting of post-traumatic stress disease (PTSD), obsessive-compulsive ailment (OCD), panic disease (panic attacks), generalized anxiousness disorder and unique phobias

•     Mood Disorders – Mood disorders, such as depression and bipolar depression, have an effect on almost 10% of adults every year and are characterized via complications in regulating one’s mood.


Child and adolescence behavioral therapy denotes a number of procedures or methods used to help children and adolescents who are confronting challenges with their feelings or conduct. At the point when kids experience feelings include in practices that interfere with their satisfaction and capacity to flourish around then they have to advice a social guide. Youngsters can confrontation different kinds of emotional wellness issue, for example, disposition issue, tension issue, dietary issue, Schizophrenia, Autism range issue, and so on.


Drug addiction is a complex neurobiological disease that influence a person's brain and behavior and leads to an inability to control the use of a legal or illegal drug or medication. It is considered as a brain disease because enormous use of drug changes the brain by increasing the dopamine secretion and it induces the brain signals. Without proper analysis, these brain changes can affect the lives.

The proper medication for addiction helps the process easier by easing the cravings and side effects. It can also be treated with inpatient treatment plus across-the-board aftercare program where drug addicts can find lasting relief from the ravages of chemical dependency, regardless of how long they’ve been addicted.


Dual diagnosis occurs when somebody has both a psychological issue and a liquor or medication troublesome. These conditions happen together often Dual diagnosis or co-occurring issue may be a term for somebody who sharpen a psychological sickness considering enjoy drinking, or the individual mishandling heroin amid times of lunacy. Liquor and drugs issue probably happen with misery, uneasiness issue, schizophrenia, identity issue, and so on. The indications of substance mishandle include: sudden changes in conduct,  loss of control over utilization of materials, withdrawal from loved ones, creating resistance and expulsion side effects. The results can be various and brutal. People with co-happening issue have a factually more important affection for savagery, medicine contumacy and inability to react treatment than clients with just psychological instability or a substance manhandle. These issues additionally stretch bent these client’s families, companions and colleagues.

  • Substance abuse and alteration in genetic structure
  • Neurological and behavioral changes
  • Advances in neurology of substance use


The brain and the peripheral nervous system are damaged by neurotoxicity, which is exposure to natural or man-made toxic substances. These toxins affect the neurons and alter the activity of the nervous system. When an individual consumed addictive substance, the body responds to the substance by influencing neurotransmitter that affects the cellular membrane integrity. The treatment approach to neurotoxicity is only by eliminating or reducing the toxic substance by contributing therapy to relieve symptoms or by providing support.


Addiction medicine is a therapeutic field that deals with the treatment of compulsion which reduces the fields of general well-being, psychology, social work, psychological wellness guiding, psychiatry, and internal medicine, among others. Related inside the strong points are the processes of detoxification, restriction based treatment, recovery, harm reduction, individual and gathering treatments, oversight of shelter, treatment of withdrawal-related side effects, intense intercession, long-haul treatments intended to lessen the probability of relapse. Most of the specialists those who have knowledge about family medicine provide treatment for disease condition commonly associated with substance use such as hepatitis and HIV infection

Various advancements in addiction therapy techniques will help in on condition quality care for people with unhealthy alcohol, tobacco, or other drug use. Among them Cognitive behavioral therapy is a form of psychotherapy planed to treat behavioral effects of substance abuse. The Behavioral Pharmacology Research may be a drug abuse clinical research program including both human laboratory research and outpatient treatment research. Neurorehabilitation and therapy offers complex medical process which aims to assist recovery from a system nervous injury thanks to addiction. An active engagement strategy planed to increase the possibility of a substance abuser becoming associated with and actively involved in 12-step self-help groups, thereby promoting asceticism is involved in 12 step recovery therapies. It has long been an necessary part of the recovery process and the basis for many recovery programs and included in Addiction therapy conferences.


Conventional Approaches for Addiction like Yoga, Meditation and other Natural Therapy are most common and popular recovery technique used to treat the individuals suffering from addiction and help them to prevent relapse. Yoga act by regulating and balancing some of the stress hormones like cortisol, adrenaline and may help to balance some parts of the brain and body that are impacted by drug abuse in a natural way. Meditation helps in reducing stress, anxiety, depression, and pain, and increasing peace, perception, self-concept, and well-being. These Traditional approaches like Yoga, Ayurveda and other Natural Therapy reduce withdrawal symptoms and drug craving. Many studies have observed the effect of yoga and meditation on the fight-or-flight response which may explain why it has been linked to improved immunity. The scientific studies have provided evidence that these approaches reduce stress by modulation of the stress response.

  • Yoga Practice for Addictive Mind 
  • Dance and Music Therapies
  • Natural Physio-therapeutic Methods
  • Retreat Facilities and Relapse