11th UK/European Symposium
on Addictive Disorders -
the UK's longest-established and largest abstinence-based rehabilitation event
Each year for over a decade, 500-600+ alcohol and drug-recovery professionals attend UKESAD: training run by people in long-term recovery to support and enhance the work of people whose job it is to guide patients with addictive disorders into recovery - in line with Drug Strategy 2010's goal of drug-free lives.
Read our 32-page programme for 5, 6, 7 May 2014!
Savings on already-subsidised places
Thanks to our sponsors who wish to raise training standards across the recovery field, even the 'full rate' for UKESAD is subsidised so that delegates can attend at less than cost. Book today for savings!!
From the UN: Antonio Maria Costa
We are delighted that Antonio Maria Costa, who served an unprecedented two terms as director general of the United Nations Office in Vienna and executive director of UNODC, agreed to speak at UKESAD!
Fresh from the White House
Dr John Kelly will be speaking at UKESAD
(read December's White House speech)
Addiction Today's top article - ever
The Empathy Trap - on how sociopaths try to destroy empathic professionals - got over 3,500 web hits on its first day. Authors Dr Jane and Tim McGregor will be at UKESAD to explain how to protect yourself.
Back by demand
Both the speaker and topic scored the highest marks in UKESAD delegate evaluation forms: Patrick DeChello presents a day-long workshop on preventing suicide and related borderline personality disorders.
Presenting new research
UKESAD 2014 adds an innovative specialist session of rolling presentations on new and unpublished research on addiction recovery.
Equine therapy in the heart of London
Sam Quinlan, who brought equine therapy for addiction recovery to the 2nd UKESAD, returns - join her, Leigh Shambo and Dr Neil Brener and in nearby Hyde Park.
Network with 500+ people at UKESAD
Meet friends old and new, using early-bird discounts of up to £100 on already-discounted rates (thanks to the generosity of sponsors).
UKESAD 2014 TAKES OVER 5* MARRIOTT
The 11th UKESAD also celebrates the 25th birthday of the Addiction Recovery Foundation. To host both, UKESAD will take over all event areas of the Marriott Grosvenor Square, a 3-minute stroll from Oxford Street, for 3 days.
Join the largest drug/alcohol-recovery conference in Europe: 5, 6, 7 May 2014
Over 60 worldclass experts in how to recover from addiction will share their knowledge and expertise with attendees at over 40 presentations. UKESAD is the only event in the UK and Europe which has demonstrated how to achieve long-term, sustainable recovery.
Network with 500-600 colleagues
From the start, UKESAD's popularity has broken UK attendance records in the field of alcohol/ drug treatment. Meet old friends and colleagues and make new ones, from all five continents.
SAVE WITH EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNTS:
DEADLINE 31 MARCH 2014
Discounts on places already-subsidised by our sponsors. Reserve now.