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

49 results found for "Risk"

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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.

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parent
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Alcohol: Factsheet

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

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Benzodiazepines: Factsheet

Get accurate, up-to-date information about Benzodiazepine medications, including risks, effects and appropriate use.

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Caffeine & Energy Drinks: Factsheet

How much caffeine is safe? Learn about the immediate and long-term risks of heavy caffeine and energy drink consumption.

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Cannabis: Factsheet

Cannabis can affect the body and mind. Learn about the different immediate and long-term effects of using cannabis.

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Cocaine: Factsheet

Accurate, up-to-date information about cocaine, including its effects and associated risks in the short and long term.

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Drink spiking

How to navigate the topic of drink spiking with your children and practical tips you can give them for staying safe.

Audience:
parent
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Factsheet
Drug and alcohol use and the law

Understand the legal consequences of drug use.

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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
Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping: Factsheet

Accurate, up-to-date, evidence-based information about E-cigarettes and vaping.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
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
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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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GHB: Factsheet

Although little is known about the long-term effects of GHB, learn about the immediate risks and effects of consumption.

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Hallucinogens: Factsheet

Get accurate and up-to-date information about hallucinogens, including the variable risks and effects of consumption.

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parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
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
Heroin: Factsheet

Heroin is a highly addictive opiate. Learn about the short and long term effects and risks associated with its use.

Audience:
parentstudentteacher
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Drugs A to Z
Hosting a teenage party

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

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parent
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Factsheet
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.

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

Have a positive impact on your teenager’s choices.

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parent
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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.

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parentstudentteacher
Evidence Rating:
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Factsheet
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