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

22 results found for "Getting Support"

By default results that have the highest evidence rating, and are Australia-based, are displayed first.

Drug Scene Investigators

Collect evidence from witnesses, crime scenes and laboratory experiments in order to solve drug-related mysteries.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
silver medal
Game
The Reconstructors: A Plaguing Problem

Help solve drug-related crimes by gathering evidence and interpreting data, while learning how opioids affect the body.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
silver medal
Game
The Reconstructors: Nothing to Rave About

Help solve drug-related crimes by gathering evidence and interpreting data while learning how stimulants affect the body

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
silver medal
Game
The Reconstructors: Uncommon Scents

Help solve drug-related crimes by gathering evidence and interpreting data, while learning how inhalants affect the body

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
silver medal
Game
Alcohol: Factsheet

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

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Drugs A to Z
Drug and alcohol use and the law

Understand the legal consequences of drug use.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Factsheet
Emerging Drugs: Factsheet

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

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Drugs A to Z
Getting Help from a GP (Doctor)

Visiting a doctor can be daunting. This video explains the problems GPs can help with, and what young people can expect.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Video
Glossary

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

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Drugs A to Z,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:
student
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Video
How do you protect yourself if someone using alcohol/drugs becomes violent or aggressive?

When people use drugs, sometimes they can become violent. Read this factsheet for some ways you can protect yourself.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Factsheet
How to help a friend or family member with their alcohol or other drug use

What to do when you’re worried about a friend: tips about how to support them and talk to them about their drug use.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
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:
bronze medal
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:
bronze medal
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:
bronze medal
Drugs A to Z
Let’s yarn about helping a friend or family member who has a drug problem (3 part series)

It can be hard to know what to do when someone you love is using drugs. Read this three part series for what you can do.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Factsheet
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:
bronze medal
Factsheet
Mates Help Mates

Demonstrates different approaches to starting conversations to help a friend and encourage them to seek support.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Video
Medicinal Cannabis: Factsheet

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

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Drugs A to Z
Mental health and alcohol/drug use during the COVID-19 pandemic

Understand how to look after your mental health during difficult times.

Audience:
student
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Factsheet
Shisha: Factsheet

A factsheet on Shisha developed for young people available in English and Arabic.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
bronze medal
Drugs A to Z
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