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GDS2018 provides new data on the latest drug trends and crucial public health and policy issues, as well as a range of fascinating facts. Let’s face it, where else would you find out that 30% people can get cocaine delivered more quickly than a pizza?
Excellent new resource from Release guides you through the legal process if you’re arrested for possessing drugs.
Royal College of Psychiatrists identify the complex constellation of risks that older people with addictions face and the lack of awareness in a range of helping services.
Systematic review finds interpersonal skills of case workers; access to social support & housing; and continuity of case worker relationships are critical success factors.
Traditional substance use prevention has focused on warning or informing about risks or on skills-based interventions. Why not aim to limit unhealthy behaviours by changing the environment in ways which influence people’s choices?