Клиника Канчелов

20 years of
The Kantchelov Clinic
Sofia

BG

together with

WADD
WTFOD
Europad

SPECIAL EVENT

International Conference on
Addictive and Dual Disorders:
Psychopathology and Therapy

22 March 2024 | Sofia | Art Hall Oborishte 5

Conference Presidents

Prof. Icro Maremmani

Dr. Alexander Kantchelov

CONFERENCE FEE
Compliment of the Kantchelov Clinic

Keynote speakers

Prof. Icro Maremmani

President of The World Federation for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (WFTOD)
President of The European Opioid Addiction Treatment Association (EUROPAD)
Vice-President of the World Association on Dual Disorder (WADD)

Dr. Matteo Pacini

Master Teacher at the University of Pisa: Addictology, Dual Diagnosis, Mood Disorders,
Clinical and Research Activities
Master Teacher in Addictology at Unicamillus University, Rome
Scientific Director of the Italian Society of Clinical and Experimental Psychiatry

Rik Bes

Rik Bes

Director, Centre for Motivation and Change, Alkmaar, Holland
Former Director Emeritus to the Board of
Directors of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT)

Prof. Orlin Todorov

Professor of public health, Psychoanalyst and psychotherapist
Senior Psychotherapist and Supervisor at the Kantchelov Clinic
Consulting psychotherapist, Center of clinical psychology, psycho-oncology and psychosomatics, Acibadem City Clinic - Tokuda Hospital

Dr. Alexander Kantchelov

Director, The Kantchelov Clinic President, Bulgarian Methadone Treatment Association Member of the Board of Directors, European Opiate Addiction Treatment Association

Invited speakers

Prof. George Onchev

Prof. George Onchev

National Consultant in Psychiatry
Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the Faculty of Medicine of the Medical University of Sofia

Prof. Petar Marinov

Prof. Petar Marinov

Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine of Sofia University "Kliment Ohridski"
Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine of the Thrace University, Stara Zagora
Specialist in psychiatry and forensic psychiatry

Tsvetana Stoykova

Tsvetana Stoykova

Clinical psychologist, Psychodynamic psychotherapist
Senior Psychotherapist and
Therapeutic Director at the Kanchelov Clinic
Member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT)

Maria Dobreva

Maria Dobreva

Psychologist, Cognitive-behavior psychotherapist
Senior Psychotherapist at the Kanchelov Clinic

Special Guest

Rosalin Nakov

Rosalin Nakov

Composer and pianist
Winner of three awards from the "Golden Orpheus", the Grand Prize of the "Burgas and the Sea" competition, the First prize of the competition for a new pop and rock song, performed solo author's concerts in the European Parliament, Brussels and Strasbourg

Conference Program

09:30 – 10:00

REGISTRATION

10:00 – 10:15

OPENING SPEECH

PROF. ICRO MAREMMANI

PRESIDENT OF THE WORLD FEDERATION FOR THE TREATMENT OF OPIOID DEPENDENCE (WFTOD) PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN OPIOID ADDICTION TREATMENT ASSOCIATION (EUROPAD) VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE WORLD ASSOCIATION ON DUAL DISORDER (WADD)

10:15 – 10:40

MOVIE

THE KANTCHELOV CLINIC: 20 YEARS IN 20 MINUTES

10:40 – 11:00

DR. ALEXANDER KANTCHELOV

CLINICAL CONCEPTS IN PROGRESS: NEW LESSONS AND OLD TRUTHS

11:00 – 12:00

MORNING PLENARY

RIK BES

THE FOREST AND THE TREES: EFFECTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPIES, OR EFFECTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPISTS?

12:00 – 12:30

COFFEE BREAK

12:30 – 13:30

PSYCHOTHERAPY OF ADDICTIVE AND DUAL DISORDERS
CHAIR: PROF. ORLIN TODOROV

TSVETANA STOYKOVA

FROM THE SPECIFIC PSYCHOPATHOLOGY TO THE CHOICE OF PSYCHOTHERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES IN THE TREATMENT OF PATIENTS WITH OPIOID ADDICTION

MARIA DOBREVA

THERAPEUTIC BEYOND THE PSYCHOTHERAPY SESSSION AND MEDICATION

PROF. ORLIN TODOROV

LOOKING BACK AND MOVING FORWARD: SOME FINDINGS AND OBSERVATIONS FROM 20 YEARS OF PSYCHOTHERAPY WORK AT THE KANTCHELOV CLINIC

13:30 – 14:30

LUNCH

14:30 – 15:00

ROSALIN NAKOV: CONCERT ON GRAND PIANO

15:00 – 16:30

AFTERNOON PLENARY

PROF. ICRO MAREMMANI

WHEN PSYCHOPATHOLOGY DOES NOT BELONG TO DUAL DISORDERS. TOWARDS PSYCHOPATHOLOGY SPECIFIC TO SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS AND ITS IMPACT ON OPIOID AGONIST TREATMENT

DR. MATTEO PACINI

DUAL DIAGNOSIS AND COCAINE ADDICTION, WITH OR WITHOUT OPIATE ADDICTION

16:30 – 17:00

COFFEE BREAK

17:00 – 18:00

PANEL DISCUSSION:
THERAPY OF ADDICTIVE AND DUAL DISORDERS

PROF. ICRO MAREMMANI
DR. MATTEO PACINI
RIK BES
PROF. GEORGE ONCHEV
PROF. PETAR MARINOV
PROF. ORLIN TODOROV

18:00

CLOSING THE CONFERENCE