December 2015

Many people working in the alcohol and other drug (AOD) field are aware that clients who present for treatment or assistance are often experiencing a range of other complex conditions. This resource was developed to strengthen AOD workers’ skills and understanding of gambling and help them respond appropriately to people who may also present with AOD problems.

December 2015

Nicotine, cannabis and benzodiazepine have a potential for agonist maintenance treatment, according to an analysis conducted by NDARC Professors Shane Darke and Michael Farrell, published in the journal Addiction early online view in October.

December 2015

Drinking alcohol with parents does not protect teenagers from engaging in risky drinking behaviour, this NDARC study has found.

October 2015

Opioid-dependent patients are five times more likely to die in the first four weeks of treatment if they are prescribed methadone rather than buprenorphine, a new NDARC study has shown.

October 2015

This study explored the prevalence and impact of AOD policies in Australian workplaces.

October 2015

This research examined the extent to which adolescent cannabis or alcohol use predicts educational attainment in emerging adulthood.

October 2015

Steroid injecting can allow transmission of blood-borne viruses, but little is known about how steroid injecting takes place and how such transmission might occur.

October 2015

New figures published in the Lancet have shown deaths and disability from drugs and alcohol have soared worldwide since 2000.

October 2015

This paper explores the complex and dynamic relationship between pleasure and harm as experienced by a group of young people during and after “party drug” use.

August 2015

This report investigates the cost of alcohol- and drug-related absenteeism on Australian workplaces.

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