June 2015

Although there is a growing body of work regarding alcohol use and the workplace, little work has been conducted on risk factors for alcohol use in male-dominated industries.

June 2015

Cannabis is the most widely used illicit drug in the world. It is most frequently used by young adults, who, arguably, use cannabis to improve their quality of life (QOL).

April 2015

This new resource has been developed by NCETA to address the shortage of cannabis content contained in the vocational education and training (VET) sector’s alcohol and other drug courses.

April 2015

This study provides valuable information regarding the prevalence of secondary traumatic stress among individuals working in the Australian AOD sector, along with the factors associated with an individual experiencing STS.

April 2015

There is increasing concern about tampering and diversion of pharmaceutical opioids. The Australian NOMAD study was established to assess the impact of Reformulated OxyContin® in reducing tampering and non-medical use.

April 2015

This study sought to assess the impact of the pre-sentence Magistrates Early Referral Into Treatment (MERIT) diversion program in New South Wales on offending in the 12 months following exposure to the intervention.

April 2015

There is extensive research to show that online interventions are effective in reducing alcohol consumption in both the general adult population and among tertiary students. But does this also lead to a reduction in sexual assaults?

April 2015

This research report investigates the relationship between rates of reported assault, alcohol sales and numbers of licensed outlets in Queensland and Western Australia.

April 2015

Research suggests that people suffering from chronic pain have elevated rates of suicidality. With an ageing population, more research is essential to gain a better understanding of this association.

February 2015

This article examines patterns, influences and impacts of drug consumption at a 'schoolies' event.

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