Development of a Clinical Protocol for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of combined consummation of New Psychoactive Substances (NPSs)

 

A five-day workshop was organised in Issikul, Kyrgyzstan from 16th to 20th of July with the participation of an EU expert.

EU-ACT Project met the request of the Republican Narcological Centre in Kyrgyzstan to deliver consultation and expertise in development of an effective tool – Clinical Protocol for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of combined consummation of New Psychoactive Substances (NPS), in view of best European practices and scientific developments.

In accordance with demand a five-day workshop in Issikul was organised, with the participation of an EU expert who provided guidance to the development of the draft of the Clinical Protocol on prevention, diagnostics and treatment of the combined consummation of NPSs, in close cooperation with 4 specialists appointed by the RNC. The workshop was organized outside Bishkek will in an environment with no disturbances.

This workshop will be followed by a maximum of three months period during which two local specialists will compile the information, under the guidance of the EU expert from home and the support of the EU-ACT RC and LE in Central Asia.

 

Operative Dimension

Code
Year
Component
Region
Country
Place
Activity Type
Issyk-Kul
Workshop
Objectives
  • The activity may include an assessment of current NPS trends and prevalence in Kyrgyzstan to provide an understanding of the broad spectrum of new psychoactive substances and their main chemical precursors and adulterants.
  • The Clinical Protocol will also include definition, classification and description of disorders caused by NPS, the harmful consequences of consummation of NPS and the syndrome of addiction.
  • Regarding treatment of combined consummation of NPSs, the activity will define the types of institutions for treatment and the levels of treatment for NPS consummation disorders such as psychotic disorders as well as the harm reduction in NPS.

Institutions

FIIAPP - Fundación Internacional y para Iberoamérica de Administración y Políticas Públicas

FIIAPP - Fundación Internacional y para Iberoamérica de Administración y Políticas Públicas

Spain
Organiser

RNC - Republican Narcological Centre of Kyrgyzstan

RNC - Republican Narcological Centre of Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan
Beneficiary