|9:00am – 9:30am
|9:30am – 9:40am
||Welcome from Professor Alison Chambers, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Health, Psychology and Social Care, Manchester Metropolitan University
|9:40am – 9:45am
||Introduction from Professor Sarah Galvani, Social Care and Social Work, Manchester Metropolitan University
|9:45am – 10:15am
||Long-term recovery: a 10 year follow up study. Timing of help and follow-up services from a life course perspective.
Mr Thomas Svendsen, Centre for Drug and Alcohol Research, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
|10:15am – 10:45am
||Working at the SHARP end: Reflections on recovery and identity when providing a peer-led, ‘relational’ health and harm reduction intervention.
Mr. Michael Roy, Peer Navigator, SHARPS Study/Salvation Army, The Orchard, England, and Dr. Tessa Parkes, Director, Salvation Army Centre for Addiction Services and Research, University of Stirling, Scotland.
|10:45am – 11:15am
|11:15am – 11:45am
||Long-term recovery and work.
Dr Evelien Brouwers, Tilburg University, Netherlands
|11:45am – 12:15pm
||Better safe than sorry’: women´s and men´s stories about sex and intimate relationships in long-term recovery from problematic drug use?
Anette Skårner, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
|12:15pm – 12:45pm
||Long-term recovery identities at the intersection of religion, spirituality and the secular.
Dr Wendy Dossett, University of Chester, England
|12:45pm – 1:45pm
||Lunch and networking
|1:45pm – 2:15pm
||Self-management rather than abstinence: how 'non-problematic' drug takers negotiate substance use over the life course.
Dr Rebecca Askew, Senior Lecturer, Sociology Department, Manchester Metropolitan University, England
|2:15pm – 2:45pm
||How important is identity in understanding long-term recovery?
Dr Jo Ashby Head of Department, and Mr Paul Cornwall, Psychology Department, Manchester Metropolitan University
|2:45pm – 3:15pm
||What counts as ‘recovery’? Promoting change amongst harmful drinkers
James Morris, Editor of Alcohol Policy UK, PhD student, London South Bank University
|3:15pm – 3:45pm
||Discussion and Q&A. Professor Sarah Galvani, Manchester Metropolitan University, England
|3:45pm – 4:15pm
||Final comments and close