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Resource Overview

Time Allocated

Partial lesson (under 45mins)

Origin

Australian

Cost

Free

Don't Turn a Night Out into a Nightmare

screengrab of gameplay

Available

Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Targeted Drugs:

Developers

ADIS (Alcohol & Drug Information Service); NSW Health, Australia.

Summary

Students move their avatar across a board, making drinking decisions throughout the evening. This choose-your-own-adventure styled board game provides an interactive method for students to realise the consequences of different drinking decisions. Repeated plays allow students to see how certain safety behaviours can help prevent their night out from turning into a nightmare.

Format

15-minute online choose-your-own-adventure style game.

Expected Benefits

  • Increased knowledge of drug-related effects and harms.

Evidence Base

The benefits of this game have not been evaluated in a research study.