Working Groups

The aim of the WADD Working Groups is to bring together leading experts in our field to provide education, share their expertise and facilitate important exchange, in order to integrate addiction and other mental disorders and overcome long lasting resistances and barriers to change.  The working groups or WADD and their coordinators are:

  • RESOURCES AND APPROACHES TO TREAT DUAL DISORDERS PATIENTS. Celia Franco (Portugal)
  • HUMAN RIGHTS APPROACH TO PRISONERS WITH SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS. Gabrielle Fischer (Austria)
  • PRECISION PSYCHIATRY. Nestor Szerman (Spain)
  • EFFICACIOUS TREATMENT APROACHES FOR EMOTIONAL REGULATION ON SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS WITH MOOD DISORDERS. Kun- Hua Lee (Taiwan)
  • BEHAVIORAL ADDICTIONS AND CO-OCCURRING MENTAL AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS. Yatan Pal Singh Balhara (India)

We encourage all the members to participate in these interesting working groups! Please if you are interested in joining a working group write to the Secretariat at secretariat@worlddualdisorders.org