Vivian is Northern Ireland's Regional Co-Ordinator for UK SMART.
DISCOVER THE POWER OF CHOICE UK SMART helps people to recover from addictive behaviours and lead meaningful and satisfying lives. Our approach is secular and science based; using motivational, behavioural and cognitive methods. We run a network of self- help meetings and partner with health care and Judicial professionals.
Teaches self-empowerment and self-reliance.
Provides meetings that are educational, supportive and focused on open discussions.
Supports the use of prescribed medications and psychological treatments where appropriate.
Can be used to tackle any form of addictive behaviour, including drugs, alcohol and gambling.
Evolves as scientific knowledge in addiction recovery evolves.