AFINet Newsletter July 2023 (issue 17)

18 Aug 2023 News & Research

Gallus Bischof reflects on a successful conference in Rotterdam, the Netherlands held in June,...

AFINet Conference 15-17 June 2023 in Rotterdam

14 Aug 2023 News & Research

We held a really interesting conference with 95 delegates from 24 countries and had over 55...

AFINet webinar - Wednesday 20th September 2023

08 Aug 2023 News & Research

Date: Wednesday 20th September 2023, 10am UK time (11am Germany etc; 12 noon Finland; 7pm...

Webinar Series

21 Sep 2022 News & Research

Every 2 months, we hold a webinar- for future webinars see...

AFINet Newsletter Dec 2022 (Issue 15) published

03 Aug 2022 News & Research

As you read through this, our 15th newsletter, you will note that we continue to make...

Podcast Impact Addiction on the Family

18 Jul 2022 News & Research


New Book Invites AFMs to the Inside of Recovery

18 Jul 2022 News & Research

Traditional rehab centers for treating men and women with substance use disorders often...

New York Times Article: Codependency is a toxic myth in Addiction Recovery

12 Jul 2022 News & Research

Published 8 July 22 With over seven million copies sold, Melody Beattie’s 1986 best seller,...

Article: What About Affected Family Members of Disordered Gamblers During the COVID-19 Pandemic? A Study in Italy During the Lockdown Restrictions

05 May 2022 News & Research

A very interesting article about the sufferance of gamblers’ AFMs during Covid-19 lockdown in...

5-Step Method Training via Zoom

25 Mar 2022 News & Research

For details of training via zoom, email: and an application form will be...

New Book: Children of alcoholics week

14 Feb 2022 News & Research

To mark 'children of alcoholics week' , John Taylor, Families and Friends Lead, Accredited 5 Step...

Project Results: To identify treatment concepts and services in different countries for relatives of people with addictions

11 Jan 2022 News & Research

See report giving details of our AFINet project 3 which identifies treatment concepts and services...

AFINet newsletter

21 Dec 2021 News & Research

Our Dec 2021 Newsletter is now...

Paper on Website: Do Governments recognise the needs of affected family members? First indications from an AFINet project Jim Orford, on behalf of AFINet project

09 Dec 2021 News & Research

This paper wili report first indications from one of AFINet's projects – Country policies and...

New Scotland Report and Virtual Exhibition on Family Inclusive Practice

20 May 2021 News & Research

Thursday 10 June: Ask The Family! Report launch and Virtual Exhibition Tour. Read More

SSA (Society for the Study of Addiction) interview about AFINet’

10 May 2021 News & Research

Richard Velleman interviewed about AFINet, families, the Webinar Series, and more. Read Interview

The 5-Step Method via Zoom

23 May 2020 News & Research

Family Drug Support in New Zealand are using the 5-Step Method remotely, holding videoconferencing...

Medications for Opioid Use Disorder report added to website

23 May 2020 News & Research

A new report (“Medications for Opioid Use Disorder”) has been put onto the website under Country...

AFINet-related scientific papers added to website

11 May 2018 News & Research

AFINet Trustee Richard Velleman has added a list of AFINet-related scientific papers published...

First AFINet International Conference at The Discovery Museum, in Newcastle, UK, November 2018

30 Apr 2018 News & Research

    Conference Programme and Pack   AFINET CONFERENCE PROGRAMME   AFINET...

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