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What about sport and physical exercise in substance use disorder recovery? Perceptions of individuals undergoing SUD recovery

What about sport and physical exercise in substance use disorder recovery? Perceptions of individuals undergoing SUD recovery Barriers & Benefits The study was addressed to individuals undergoing SUD recovery (clients). The initial purpose of the study was to capture clients’ perceptions regarding the connection between sport and physical exercise (PE) participation and their SUD recovery …

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What about sport and physical exercise in substance use disorder recovery? Life Skills Development. Perceptions of individuals under SUD recovery.

What about sport and physical exercise in substance use disorder recovery? Life Skills Development Perceptions of individuals under SUD recovery It is well established that sport is a learning environment that provides favorable conditions for positive psychosocial development. The purpose of the study was to describe clients’ perceptions regarding the connection between sport and physical …

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RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PRACTICAL IMPLEMENTATION

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PRACTICAL IMPLEMENTATION The Role of Sport in Substance Use Disorders Recovery To achieve optimal integration of the benefits of exercise and sport into substance use disorders (SUD) recovery, key factors such as, among others, the contribution and training of all stakeholders for the proper implementation of exercise and sport programs, the integration of …

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What about sport and physical exercise in substance use disorder recovery? Health professionals’ perceptions

Research report What about sport and physical exercise in substance use disorder recovery? Health professionals’ perceptions The study addressed professionals active in substance use disorders (SUD) recovery, with the aim of enhancing the promotion of exercise and sport interventions as part of their daily practice. The initial purpose of the study was to capture their …

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Walk & Talk 13.3.2022

Ολοκληρώθηκε με επιτυχία η αθλητική εκδήλωση Walk And Talk που υλοποιήθηκε από το ΚΕΘΕΑ ΔΙΑΒΑΣΗ και τον Τομέα Εκπαίδευσης ΚΕΘΕΑ στο Πεδίον του Άρεως. Πάνω από 300 συμμετέχοντες που ήρθαν και περπάτησαν μαζί μας 10.000 βήματα. Ευχαριστούμε τη Περιφέρεια Αττικής, την Γενική Γραμματεία Αθλητισμού και το Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλία που στάθηκαν αρωγοί της προσπάθειας μας. Ευχαριστούμε …

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Walk & Talk

Το ΚΕΘΕΑ ΔΙΑΒΑΣΗ σε συνεργασία με τον Τομέα Εκπαίδευσης ΚΕΘΕΑ σε προσκαλεί να συμμετέχεις στην αθλητική εκδήλωση Walk & Talk Πεδίον του Άρεως Άγαλμα της Αθηνάς Κυριακή 13 Μαρτίου 2022 Ώρα έναρξης: 10.00   Δήλωσε Δωρεάν Συμμετοχή εδώ Κατέβασε την εφαρμογή TRACX στο κινητό σου ή στον υπολογιστή σου και αναζήτησε το αθλητικό γεγονός: Walk …

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Application of a theory-based exercise promotion program (RACE) to adults in therapy for substance use disorders: A longitudinal interventional study

One of the main goals of substance use disorders (SUDs) treatment is the attainment and maintenance of abstinence, by promoting the adoption of new healthy behaviors, utilizing a wide variety of interventions and strategies. Sport is an example of a health-related behavior that is applied in SUDs treatment, with varied effects. The present study describes …

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Empowering Substance Use Disorders treatment through physical exercise. An overview of studies.

Several types of Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) treatment includes physical exercise as an add-on recovery. This review summarizes research on sports and physical exercise as an adjunct to SUDs treatment with the misuse of illegal drugs. Twenty peer-reviewed papers that met the inclusion criteria for representing cross-sectional, intervention and, review studies were considered. Descriptives for …

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Outcomes of the Reintegration Through Sport Plus project presented at postgraduate students of Sport and Exercise Psychology

Professor Yannis Theodorakis, a team member of the Reintegration Through Sport and Reintegration Through Sport Plus projects, presented data in the Intensive Course of the European Master in Sport and Exercise Psychology, further supporting the idea that sport is an example of health-related behavior, which can be applied in addictions recovery, with varied effects. Also, …

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Presentation of the RTS+ project in the 1st International Virtual Symposium: “Exercise in Health and Disease”: What’s new?

Dr. Theodorakis (project team member) presented some of the outcomes of the RTS+ project in the 1st International Virtual Symposium: “Exercise in Health and Disease”: What’s new? Saturday, June 19, 2021 See Dr. Theodorakis presentation here: ACMS exercise as medicine for dementia and addicted behaviors