Tackling Scotland's Alcohol Problem
SHAAP provides the authoritative medical and clinical voice on the need to reduce the impact of alcohol-related harm on the health and wellbeing of people in Scotland and the evidence-based approaches to achieve this.
New Report:
Alcohol management in Deep End practices
Alcohol Occasionals 2022 - ‘Alcohol and Society'
"Navigating the complexity of harm and care: a qualitative study of self-harm and alcohol use"
Dr Amy Chandler and Annie Taylor
23 May, 12.30-2pm BST
Blog post by Dr Jennifer Ferguson
Women in an open prison: Can we make alcohol screening and brief interventions work for them?

Managed Alcohol Programmes (MAP) - Learn more about MAP research, policy and implementation in our new MAP resource page

SWF and SHAAP: Renewed partnership kicks off
Advice for heavy drinkers who are thinking about cutting back or stopping drinking alcohol

New Report: What are LGBTQ+ people’s experiences of alcohol services in Scotland? A qualitative study of service users and service providers.

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Raising awareness about alcohol and campaigning to reduce alcohol harm. 

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About SHAAP

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) is a partnership of the Medical Royal Colleges in Scotland and the Faculty of Public Health and is based at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE). SHAAP provides the authoritative medical and clinical voice on the need to reduce the impact of alcohol-related harm on the health and wellbeing of people in Scotland and the evidence-based approaches to achieve this.

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