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A database of evidence-based alcohol and drug education resources.

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Alcohol and risk taking: How to help your teenager stay safe

Information and strategies to reduce risk-taking behaviour for your teenager when it comes to alcohol and other drugs.

Audience:
parent
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Factsheet
Alcohol: Factsheet

Alcohol is the most commonly used drug in Australia. Learn about the effects and risks associated with drinking alcohol.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Drug and alcohol use and the law

Understand the legal consequences of drug use.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
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Factsheet
Drug use and aggression: How to protect yourself

Advice about what to do if someone is becoming aggressive.

Audience:
parent
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Factsheet
Effects of Cannabis on the Teenage Brain

A short animated video about the effects of cannabis on the developing brain.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
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Emerging Drugs: Factsheet

Many ‘new’ drugs have arrived on the market. Learn about New and Emerging Drugs, or "legal highs", and their effects.

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parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Drugs A to Z
Ensuring your teenager stays safe when they’re attending a party

This factsheet provides advice for parents to help keep their teenagers safe when they attend parties or events.

Audience:
parent
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
Glossary

Heard a term/drug name & not sure what it means?

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parentstudentteacher
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Harm minimisation: How to talk to teenagers about staying safe

Learn about the harm minimisation approach and how to talk to teenagers about harm minimisation.

Audience:
parent
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
Helping a friend or parent who may have a drinking problem

This video gives suggestions for what to do if you are concerned about a friend or family member's drinking habits.

Audience:
parentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Hosting a teenage party

This factsheet provides information for parents on planning a party for teenagers.

Audience:
parent
Evidence Rating:
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How families can protect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander teenagers against drug related harms

How families of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people can positively influence their teenagers choices.

Audience:
parent
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Factsheet
How parents can protect against drug and alcohol use and related harms

Have a positive impact on your teenager’s choices.

Audience:
parent
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
How parents can protect against drug and alcohol use and related harms (Simplified English)

Learn ways to minimise the chances that your child will use illegal drugs, or experience harms from their use.

Audience:
parent
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
How to help someone who has taken a drug

Be prepared for the unpredictable nature of drugs: Learn what to look for and how to help in a drug-related emergency.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
How to put someone in the recovery position

Be prepared: Learn how to help in an emergency, and how to place someone in the recovery position correctly.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
Ketamine: Factsheet

Accurate, up-to-date, evidence-based information about Ketamine: What it is, its associated risks, effects and dangers.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Drugs A to Z
Making choices

Learn how to be assertive, deal with pressure from friends and make your own decisions about alcohol and drugs.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
Making the Link: How to approach conversations with teenagers

These videos demonstrate how to talk to teens about drug use and motivate them to make changes.

Audience:
parentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Medicinal Cannabis: Factsheet

Information about what medicinal cannabis is and what the evidence says about its use for specific medical conditions.

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parentstudentteacher
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