1. The Charter of Accountability

    03/05/2016 -

    The Charter of Accountability sets forth a set of best practices that ensure the good governance of each organization in the network. In adhering to the Charter of Accountability, network members pledge to implement its directives and display a common commitment to excellence, transparency, and accountability in all their activities. Download The Charter of Accountability (PDF)

  2. The Bipolar Syndrome Controversy – with or without Addiction: There are Significant Differences

    The Bipolar Syndrome Controversy – with or without Addiction: There are Significant Differences

    12/04/2016 - -

    Author: Diego Barral et al., Psychiatrist at the Doctor Negrín Hospital – Las Palmas de Gran Canarias, Spain Published by: Dianova Spain (Infonova 29 – first semester 2016) El objetivo del estudio es determinar si existen diferencias significativas en las variables clínicas y el uso de recursos hospitalarios entre los pacientes con trastorno bipolar comórbido o no en adicciones. Download… Read more »

  3. Drug & Alcohol Relapse: An Alternative Treatment from the Perspective of Mindfulness

    Drug & Alcohol Relapse: An Alternative Treatment from the Perspective of Mindfulness

    10/04/2016 -

    Author: Beatriz Regadera Martínez, Psychologist at the ‘Cattell Psicólogos’ Clinic Published by: Dianova Spain (Infonova 27 – first semester 2015) There is high rates of relapse among those who were able to achieve abstinence following a treatment program. This article examines the components affecting the probability of relapse, such as craving and other risk factors. Download… Read more »

  4. Dianova Early Intervention Manual

    Dianova Early Intervention Manual

    10/04/2016 -

    Author: Dianova Spain This manual provides pointers and information that we hope will clarify the complex problem of addictive behavior, especially in youths and adolescents. Our goal is to help improve the lives of many who suffer from the consequences and effects of addiction. Download (in Spanish) Dianova Early Intervention Manual (PDF)

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    DUSNAT Statistical Information System

    09/04/2016 -

    Between 2002 and 2005, Dianova launched the Information System and Cumulative Registry of Cases known as DUSNAT to furnish adequate statistical information in support of these processes, allow analysis of the characteristics and evolution of the treated population, and provide a basis for designing future adjustments to interventions. Download (in Spanish) Executive Summary 2004 Annual Report 2004… Read more »

  6. Consumption Patterns and Healthcare Response

    Consumption Patterns and Healthcare Response in the EU, Western Europe & the Americas

    09/04/2016 -

    Author: Benjamín López Sánchez Published in 2001, this study looked at drug use around the world through the 1990’s. It reports on which drugs were most consumed, by whom, and how they were used. It examines, in turn, the most widely applied rehabilitation programs, as well as harm reduction and prevention strategies. Download (English and Spanish… Read more »

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    Follow-up Study in Sweden

    09/04/2016 -

    Authors: Mats Fridell, Johanna Crabo, Maja Gradowska Published by: Dianova Sweden As part of Dianova’s initiative in Sweden, the Psychology Department at Lund University carried out a study on 72 individuals who sought out Dianova services. Download Follow-up Study in Sweden (PDF)

  8. The team of Dianova Chile

    Addiction and HIV/AIDS: Challenges and Specificities of Treatment, in Relation to a Clinical Case

    20/01/2016 -

    By Maria de los Angeles Lobos Palacios, psychologist, University of Chile  – Director of Dianova’s program for women in Viña del Mar (Dianova Chile) Download complete article (in Spanish) Summary Introduction:This descriptive article aims to account for the specificity and possible complications that acquires the treatment and approach of an addiction when there is a concomitant… Read more »