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The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Aug 10, 2022
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180 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  (Topics:  recent trends, production, trafficking, consumption, using seizures to identify trends, three pillars of demand reduction, epidemiology, prevention, treatment, narcotics, effectiveness of services and treatments for substance use disorders, international legal framework, moving toward alternative development as a drug control strategy, political considerations, hallucinogens, stimulants, cannabis, heroin, expenditures, annex...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, international, statistics, epidemiology, policy,...
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Aug 10, 2022
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351 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  The United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention (UNODCCP) (ODCCP) became the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on 1 October 2002.  This report presents supply and demand statistics and analysis on the evolution of the global illicit drug problem.  Topics:  trends, estimates, opium, heroin, coca, cocaine, cannabis, amphetamine-type stimulants, trafficking, consumption, statistics, production, seizure of illicit...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, international, illicit, study, research, statistics,...
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285 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  ODCCP Studies on Drugs and Crime: Statistics.  ODCCP (United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention).  This report supports a balanced approach (giving demand as much attention as supply) to the drug problem, as well as striving for annual, reliable, comparable, and international drug statistics.  Topics:  global illicit opiate markets at the crossroads, the impact of changes in Afghanistan, production estimates, opium, coca,...
Topics: international, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, illicit, statistics, epidemiology,...
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Aug 10, 2022
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286 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  ODCCP Studies on Drugs and Crime: Statistics.  ODCCP (United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention).  This report supports a balanced approach (giving demand as much attention as supply) to the drug problem, and strives for reliable, comprehensive, annual, and internationally comparable data.  Topics:  Understanding clandestine synthetic drugs, main centers of opium production, estimates, coca, eradication reported, farmgate...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, international, statistics, epidemiology, illicit,...
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Aug 10, 2022
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216 pages.  ODCCP Studies on Drugs and Crime: Statistics.  ODCCP (United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention).  This report is concerned with a balanced approach--giving demand as much attention as supply.  It recognizes the importance of regular assessments of the drug problem.  Topics:  amphetamine-type stimulants, cocaine trends in Europe, production, trafficking, consumption, opiates, cocaine, cannabis, marijuana, primary drugs of abuse, drug abusers among prison...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, international, illicit, study, research, crime,...
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Aug 10, 2022
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315 pages.  ODCCP Studies on Drugs and Crime: Statistics.  ODCCP (United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention).  This report contains two parts, the first dealing with the supply side, and the second dealing with the demand side of the drug problem.  Data, statistical summaries, and some analysis are provided.  Topics:  global trends in illicit drug supply and trafficking, opiates, coca, cannabis, psychotropic substances, stimulants, hallucinogens, depressants, methods of...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, international, illicit, statistics, epidemiology,...
48 pages.  May 2017.  Includes bibliographic references.  To celebrate 20 years since its inception, the World Drug Report 2017 is presented in a new five-booklet format designed to improve reader friendliness while maintaining the wealth of information contained within.      Booklet 1 summarizes the content of the four subsequent substantive booklets and presents policy implications drawn from their findings.      Booklet 2 deals with the supply, use, and health consequences of drugs....
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, policy, international, statistics, epidemiology,...
60 pages.  May 2017.  Includes bibliographic references.  To celebrate 20 years since its inception, the World Drug Report 2017 is presented in a new five-booklet format designed to improve reader friendliness while maintaining the wealth of information contained within.      Booklet 1 summarizes the content of the four subsequent substantive booklets and presents policy implications drawn from their findings.      Booklet 2 deals with the supply, use, and health consequences of drugs....
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, policy, international, statistics, epidemiology,...
68 pages.  May 2017.  Includes bibliographic references.  To celebrate 20 years since its inception, the World Drug Report 2017 is presented in a new five-booklet format designed to improve reader friendliness while maintaining the wealth of information contained within.      Booklet 1 summarizes the content of the four subsequent substantive booklets and presents policy implications drawn from their findings.      Booklet 2 deals with the supply, use, and health consequences of drugs....
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, policy, international, statistics, epidemiology,...
68 pages.  May 2017.  Includes bibliographic references.  To celebrate 20 years since its inception, the World Drug Report 2017 is presented in a new five-booklet format designed to improve reader friendliness while maintaining the wealth of information contained within.      Booklet 1 summarizes the content of the four subsequent substantive booklets and presents policy implications drawn from their findings.      Booklet 2 deals with the supply, use, and health consequences of drugs....
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, policy, international, statistics, epidemiology,...
36 pages.  May 2017.  Includes bibliographic references.  To celebrate 20 years since its inception, the World Drug Report 2017 is presented in a new five-booklet format designed to improve reader friendliness while maintaining the wealth of information contained within.      Booklet 1 summarizes the content of the four subsequent substantive booklets and presents policy implications drawn from their findings.  [Summary topics:  Who suffers the heaviest burden of disease from drug use?;...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, policy, international, statistics, epidemiology,...
3 page factsheet.  Updated July 2022.  Includes bibliography.  As college students arrive on campus this fall, it is typically a time of new experiences, new friendships, and making memories that will last a lifetime. Unfortunately for many, it is also a time of harmful and underage drinking and dealing with its aftermath—from vandalism, sexual assault, and other forms of violence to injuries and death.  An often-overlooked protective factor involves the continuing influence of parents...
Topics: education, parents, family, youth, communication, high risk, drinking, alcohol, alcoholism, safety,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Aug 3, 2022
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313 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  In 2009, the United Nations Member States decided to make further and decisive progress, within a decade, in controlling illicit drug supply and demand. Many illicit drug markets have reached global dimensions and require control strategies on a comparable scale. In that context, there is a need to better understand these transnational markets and the manner in which they operate. This year's  World Drug Report  is a contribution towards that...
Topics: international, study, research, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, illicit, drug...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Aug 3, 2022
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314 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  The World Drug Report presents comprehensive information on the illicit drug situation. It provides detailed estimates and trends on production, trafficking and consumption in the opium/heroin, coca/cocaine, cannabis and amphetamine-type stimulants markets. This year, for the first time, the World Drug Report includes special feature sections on the quality of drug data available to UNODC, trends in drug use among young people and...
Topics: international, illicit, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, statistics, epidemiology,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Aug 3, 2022
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151 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  The World Drug Report presents a comprehensive overview of the latest developments in drug markets.  It covers production, trafficking, consumption, and related health consequences.  Also:  statistics, trend analysis, illicit drug markets, health consequences, drug supply indicators by drug type and region, cannabis market, illicit opiate market, cocaine market, market for amphetamine-type stimulants, new psychoactive substances, conclusion.
Topics: international, drug traffic, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, health, health care,...
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Aug 3, 2022
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1 page.  Includes bibliographic references.  Illicit drug markets have global dimensions and require coordinated responses on a comparable scale. In this context, the  World Drug Report  aims to improve understanding of the illicit drug problem and contribute to more international cooperation for countering it.   This year's edition begins with an overview of recent trends and the current situation in terms of production, trafficking and consumption, and the consequences of illicit drug...
Topics: international, study, research, illicit, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, drug...
1 page.   This data visualization illustrates alcohol use among girls and young women, versus use among boys and young men. It also shares ways for parents, caregivers, or community members to respond and help girls and young women avoid alcohol use.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, prevention, health, health care, public health, gender, female,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jul 28, 2022 Metrik, Jane (editor); Patel, Sachin (editor)
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129 pages.  This research review series approaches cannabinoid-alcohol co-use through the lens of complex interactions between biological, psychological, and environmental factors.  Table of contents: Alcohol and Cannabinoids - From the Editors; Jane Metrik and Sachin Patel May 19, 2022  Alcohol-Endocannabinoid Interactions: Implications for Addiction-Related Behavioral Processes; Antonia Serrano and Luis A. Natividad  Simultaneous Alcohol and Marijuana Use Among Young Adults: A Scoping...
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, cannabis, marijuana, polydrug use, cross addiction, research,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jul 27, 2022
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1 page.  July 2022.  This data visualization illustrates the steady decline of alcohol use amongst adolescents, informing parents/guardians and communities that taking action against underage drinking is effective.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, youth, child, prevention, statistics, parents, community, outcome,...
91 pages.  Includes bibliography.  Constituting the fifth part of the World Drug Report 2022 , this booklet  contains a deep dive into the nexus between drugs and the environment. The aim is to provide a comprehensive overview of the current state of research into the direct and indirect effects of illicit crop cultivation, drug manufacture, and drug policy responses on the environment, in order to assist Member States in anticipating and addressing environmental challenges and in mitigating...
Topics: international, statistics, epidemiology, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, study,...
111 pages.  Includes bibliography.  Constituting the fourth part of the World Drug Report 2022, this booklet  focuses on the market dynamics of various stimulants – cocaine, amphetamines and “ecstasy” – and of NPS (new psychoactive substances). The first chapter contains an analysis of the global market for cocaine, starting with a review of cocaine supply, including trends in the cultivation of coca bush and in the manufacture of and trafficking in cocaine at the global level and in...
Topics: international, statistics, epidemiology, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, study,...
123 pages.  Includes bibliography.  This third booklet of the World Drug Report 2022   has a dual focus: opioids and cannabis. The first chapter of the booklet  provides an overview of opioids as a group of substances and their patterns of non-medical use at the global level. It also reviews the latest trends in the global supply of opiates and synthetic opioids and the availability of pharmaceutical opioids for medical consumption. Issues specific to regional patterns and trends in opioid...
Topics: international, statistics, epidemiology, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, study,...
83 pages.  Includes bibliography.  Constituting the second part of the World Drug Report 2022,  this booklet  contains an overview of the global demand for and supply of drugs.  The first chapter of the booklet begins with the latest estimates of the number of people who use drugs, the distribution of those users by type of drugs, age and sex, and recent trends in the use of drugs. The chapter also reviews the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic on drug use patterns and...
Topics: international, statistics, epidemiology, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, study,...
73 pages.  The 2022 World Drug Report provides a global overview of the supply and demand of opiates, cocaine, cannabis, amphetamine-type stimulants and new psychoactive substances (NPS), as well as their impact on health.  Contents:  explanatory notes, special points of interest, calls to action to save lives, world drug problem, common challenge local dynamics, drug-by-drug developments, region-by-region developments, findings, conclusions, policy implications, dynamics to watch, latest...
Topics: international, statistics, epidemiology, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, study,...
2 pages.  May 2022.   Dehydration, driving, boating, swimming, skin protection hiking.  Summer is typically a wonderful season for outdoor activities and spending additional time with family and friends. For some people, these activities include drinking alcohol beverages. This summer, take measures to protect your own health and that of your loved ones.  Be smart this summer and think before you drink. Avoiding alcohol beverages while piloting a boat, driving a car, exploring the...
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, safety, recreation, summer, traffic, health, health care, planning
17 pages.  June 2022.  Includes bibliography.  Peer support workers, also known as peers, are individuals with lived experience who have sustained recovery from a mental or substance use disorder, or both.  The assist others entering or in recovery with reducing the recurrence of symptoms, more commonly known as relapse.  This advisory discusses the role of peer support workers and models of peer support services that are available to assist individuals who are experiencing a crisis,...
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, recovery, chemical dependency, drug use disorders, relationships, mental...
9 page newsletter.  Contents: Feature: NIAAA fosters innovation through its small business research program. Spotlight: New Resource: "Short Takes" video series enhances understanding about alcohol terms. Spotlight: NIAAA Expands outreach to diverse audiences with new factsheet translations (Amharic, Arabic, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Farsi, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese). Noteworthy:...
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, research, terminology, translations, international, treatment,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jul 1, 2022
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5 pages.  October 2021.  Includes bibliography.  This factsheet provides an overview of college drinking, its consequences, and ways to address it.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, education, drinking, youth, self-help, statistics, safety, public health,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jul 1, 2022
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6 pages.  May 2021.  Includes bibliography.  This factsheet outlines the consequences of underage drinking and suggests interventions.  Sections:  underage drinking statistics; underage drinking is dangerous; why so many young people drink; preventing underage drinking; the role parents play; warning signs of underage drinking; treating underage drinking problems.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, youth, child, intervention, statistics, safety, death, symptoms,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jul 1, 2022
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4 pages.  June 2021.  Includes bibliography.  This factsheet provides information about adolescent drinking and ways parents can talk with their children about alcohol.  Sections:  alcohol use by young people; parenting style; modeling; genetics; do teens listen?; what parents can do.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, parents, family, child, youth, prevention, communication,...
28 pages.  Published 2003; revised May 2021.  Guide geared to parents and guardians of young people ages 10 to 14 with suggestions on how to prevent adolescent alcohol use.  Contents:  your young teen's world; the bottom line--a strong parent-child relationship; talking with your teen about alcohol; taking action--prevention strategies for parents; could my child develop a drinking problem?
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, child, youth, parent, family, co-dependency, prevention,...
1 page.  June 2022.  Journey through some of the key events over the last 25 years of monitoring new psychoactive substances in Europe with this new timeline. 
Topics: internation, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, psychoactive, communication, society,...
42 pages.  June 2022.  This publication marks the 25th anniversary of the EU (European Union) Early Warning System on new psychoactive substances (NPS) — the first regional early-warning mechanism set up to monitor and respond to uncontrolled new drugs. The publication reflects on the achievements of the system over a quarter of a century and on Europe’s NPS situation: past, present, and future. The report presents the history and development of the system, an update of work in...
Topics: international, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, psychoactive, history, statistics,...
60 pages.  June 2022.  The  European Drug Report 2022: Trends and Developments  presents the EMCDDA’s latest analysis of the drug situation in Europe. Based on data from 29 countries, the report explores individual drugs, as well as drug supply, production and precursors. The take-home message from the report is:  ‘Everywhere, Everything, Everyone’.  Established drugs have never been so accessible and potent new substances continue to emerge. Today, almost anything with...
Topics: international, statistics, epidemiology, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, society,...
88 pages.  June 2022.  2021 was a year of transformation for the EMCDDA as the agency reached new milestones in its journey towards a customer-centric, data-driven and digitally-enabled organisation. This annual report describes the implementation of the agency’s work programme activities over the 12-month period, providing an overview of key achievements and governance.  Contents:  key achievements of the year; management; external evaluations; assessment of the effectiveness of the...
Topics: international, chemical dependency, substance use disorders, management, statistics, computer,...
20 pages.  June 2022.  This toolkit aims to support EMCDDA stakeholders, other actors and researchers in the drugs field to implement their own foresight exercise in the form of an introductory trend-based workshop. It describes briefly the foresight and trend analysis approach and general principles of how this can be applied effectively in the drugs field.  Future Impacts.
Topics: self-help, training, education, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, trends, outcome,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jun 30, 2022
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5 pages.  21 June 2022.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare services provided through digital technologies, known as e-health, have developed considerably. They offer several opportunities to respond to substance use problems, ranging from communicating drug-related information and monitoring substance use to educating treatment professionals. A new EMCDDA Spotlight explores e-health, its potential and challenges.
Topics: health, health care, treatment, computer, communication, pandemic, COVID-19, coronavirus, substance...
Jun 29, 2022
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1 page.  This Spanish language data visualization illustrates the correlation between alcohol use and other substance use to inform parents/guardians and communities.
Topics: communication, parents, family, youth, child, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, substance use...
2 pages.  This Spanish language fact sheet for teens provides facts about alcohol. It describes short- and long-term effects and helps dispel common myths. It also can be used by prevention professionals, educators, health care providers, and others who come in contact with teens on a regular basis.
Topics: youth, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, self-help, symptoms, attitudes, prevention, professionals,...
1 page.  This Spanish language data visualization illustrates the steady decline of alcohol use amongst adolescents, informing parents/guardians and communities that taking action against underage drinking is effective.
Topics: prevention, youth, child, parents, family, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, statistics, community,...
1 page.  This Spanish language data visualization illustrates the drinking habits of adolescents to inform parents/guardians and communities.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, youth, parents, community, family, prevention, outcome, statistics
2 pages.  This Spanish language fact sheet is to inform parents how to effectively talk to their young adult about the risks of underage drinking.
Topics: education, youth, adult, communication, drinking, crime, laws, alcohol, alcoholism, parents,...
60 pages.  Includes bibliography.    May 2022.   The  National Center of Excellence for Tobacco-Free Recovery has released a new toolkit to help take a facility tobacco-free.  Smoking cessation during treatment is crucial to the physical health of the client and can improve treatment outcomes for their behavioral health disorders.   This toolkit serves as a resource and guide for behavioral health agencies adopting a tobacco-free wellness policy for their facilities and campuses. It...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, nicotine, cigarette smoking, behavior, health, health...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Jun 3, 2022
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11 pages.  May 2022 update.  This report describes the European methamphetamine market from production and trafficking, to distribution and use.  It details the processes, materials, and players involved at different stages and levels of the market.  The module takes a threat assessment approach, identifying the key issues and defining recommendations for action at EU and Member State level.  Table of contents:  introduction; key findings and threat assessment; global context; Europe as a...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, stimulants, methamphetamine, internation, study,...
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Jun 3, 2022
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11 pages.  May 2022 update.  This report describes the European cocaine market from production and trafficking, to distribution and use,  It details the processes, materials, and players involved at different stages and levels of the market,  The model takes a threat assessment approach, identifying key issues and defining recommendations for action at EU (European Union) and Member State level.  Table of contents:  introduction; key findings and threat assessment; global context; coca...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, cocaine, stimulants, international, study,...
11 pages.  April 2022 update.   People in prison are more likely to use drugs than those in the general population. In order to respond to their health and social needs, it is vital to have a sound understanding of the interventions available in prisons and which work best. This miniguide provides an overview of what to consider when planning or delivering health and social responses to drug-related problems in prisons.  Table of contents:  overview; key issues; evidence and responses;...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol, alcoholism, crime, health, society,...
43 pages.  An analysis of 2021 preliminary data presents (1) nationally representative weighted estimates for the top five drugs in drug-related ED (emergency department) visits, (2) the assessment of monthly trends and drugs involved in polysubstance ED visits in a subset of sentinel hospitals, and (3) the identification of drugs new to DAWN’s Drug Reference Vocabulary.  Also:  alcohol, opioid, methamphetamine, marijuana, cocaine.
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, medicine, statistics, epidemiology, study, research,...
April 2022.  This 2 page brochure states that it is critical to talk with your graduate because research shows that parents do make a difference. By serving as a positive role model, talking with other parents and your teens, supervising parties to make sure no alcohol is served, and supporting alcohol-free school celebrations, you can help prevent a life-changing mistake.  Before your high school graduate celebrates, talk with them about keeping events alcohol-free. It may save a life!
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, education, youth,...
7 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  Language does not stand still.  It is dynamic and the language and words we use are always changing.  This guide aims to explain INPUD's current position on the use of language and to provide clear advice on what is acceptable to us as communities of people who use drugs.  It encourages all people as well as the media to be thoughtful about the language and words they use, and provides a reference guide that identifies stigmatizing and...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol, alocholism, international, communication,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
May 12, 2022
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8 pages.  April 2022 update.  This mini guide is one of a larger set, which together comprise "Health and Social Responses to Drug Problems: A European Guide".  It provides an overview of what to consider when planning or delivering health and social responses to drug-related problems at school, and reviews the available interventions and their effectiveness.  It also considers implications for policy and practice.
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, education, youth,...
48 pages.  Includes bibliography.  December 2021.  This guide introduces a simple, quick, empirically derived tool for identifying youth (children and adolescents ages 9-18 years) at risk for alcohol-related problems.  It has been produced in collaboration with clinical researchers and health practitioners, and is the first to include a question regarding friends' drinking.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, youth, child, tests, diagnosis, high risk, prevention, research,...
8 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  Issued April 5, 2022.  The Department of Justice published guidance on how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) protects people with opioid use disorder (OUD) who are in treatment or recovery, including those who take medication to treat their OUD. Their guide  is intended to help people with OUD who are in treatment or recovery understand their rights under federal law and to provide guidance to entities covered by the ADA about how to...
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, opioid, narcotics, attitudes, treatment, recovery,...
2 page, tri-fold brochure.  Updated December 2021.   This brochure gives an overview of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008. It lists some of the common limits placed on mental health and substance use disorder benefits and services.
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol, alcoholism, mental health, psychiatric,...
28 pages.  Includes bibliography.   This document provides an overview of essential information necessary for understanding mental health and substance use disorder parity and how to implement and comply with federal parity laws. This guide applies to parity laws in employer-sponsored health plans and group and individual insurance.
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol, alcoholism, mental health, psychiatric,...
10 pages.  There are protections in federal law, collectively known as “parity,” which are designed to ensure that certain types of health plans cover mental and substance use disorders no less generously than they cover other health issues. This resource can guide you to helpful materials and places.
Topics: substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol, alcoholism, mental health, psychiatric,...
36 pages. Includes bibliography. This guide offers advice and suggestions to support service providers to deliver elective services to grandparents who are carers for their grandchildren due to parental substance misuse
Topics: family, international, relationships, co-dependence, grandparents, parents, child, youth,...
31 pages.  Includes bibliography.  These findings from the Adfam Women's Project, aim to reduce the risks to women experiencing domestic violence in homes where drugs and alcohol are misused.
Topics: family, co-dependence, relationships, international, study, women, female, domestic violence,...
21 pages.  This document is for family support services, commissioners, funders, and decision-makers, setting out the key arguments in favor of family support, and presents a convincing case for investment at the local level.
Topics: economy, family, international, co-dependence, relationships, substance use disorders, chemical...
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May 5, 2022 Andersson, Catrin; Best, David; Irvin, Jamie; Edwards, Michael; Banks, James; Mama-Rudd, Adam; Hamer, Rebecca
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75 pages.  Includes bibliography.  February 2018.  This is the first piece of research of this scale to illustrate the far-reaching impacts of dependent drinking through the lens of family members.  Topics:  gender, age, relationship, education, employment, health, wellbeing, changes in life experiences, finances, family and social life, legal issues, work, grief, stress, quality of life, help-seeking, and more.  From the Adfam (Families, Drugs, and Alcohol) online resource page.
Topics: family, international, co-dependence, relationships, recovery, attitudes, lifestyle, gender,...
29 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  This toolkit is for families affected by co-occurring mental ill-health and substance use conditions (dual diagnosis).  It contains resources and suggestions for anyone affected by someone else's co-occurring conditions.
Topics: family, co-occurring, co-dependence, relationships, self-help, substance use disorders, chemical...
11 pages.  Includes bibliography.  This report describes the first economic assessment of a family support service effectiveness, showing that it provides 4.70 pounds of savings to the state for every 1 pound investment.  It also shows that Adfam provides a Social Return on Investment (SROI) of 2 pounds for every 1 pound of income.
Topics: family, co-dependence, relationships, international, economy, substance use disorders, alcohol,...
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May 5, 2022 Copello, Alex; Templeton, Lorna
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22 pages.  March 2012.  This document provides research into the support provided for families of substance users across the UK (United Kingdom), and how to improve its effectiveness and availability/access.  Also:  12-step, 5-step, CRAFT, PACT.  From the Adfam (Families, Drugs, and Alcohol) resource page.
Topics: family, international, co-dependency, relationships, adult, substance use disorders, alcohol,...
8 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  November 2009.  This document brings evidence and analysis together to inform UK (United Kingdom) drug policy.  It presents research into the impact of a relative's substance use on adult family members, including the cost savings families make to the state, the harms they experience, and the benefits of support.  From the Adfam (Families, Drugs, and Alcohol) resource page.
Topics: family, international, relationships, co-dependency, substance use disorders, chemical dependency,...
78 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  This toolkit is intended to equip practitioners with practical tools to help parents who are experiencing any form of abuse from their adult substance-using children.  It contains resources for practitioners to work through with their clients and others that can be given directly to clients.  Topics:  CPA, working with CPA perpetrators; what parents want; risk and safety; peer befriending service; wellbeing and self-care tools; older parents...
Topics: families, relationships, co-dependency, international, parents, youth, elderly, adult child,...
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May 5, 2022 Galvani, Sarah
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75 pages.  May 2010.  Includes bibliography.  This project report presents the findings of research into the help seeking behavior of families of substance users with domestic violence,
Topics: families, co-dependency, international, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, alcohol,...
26 pages.  December 2016.  This report was published following two online surveys and in-depth interviews with family support service managers across the United Kingdom (UK), examining the state of the family drug and alcohol support sector.
Topics: family, alcohol, alcoholism, substance use disorders, chemical dependency, international,...
30 pages.  Includes bibliographic references.  This report shares the findings from Adfam's survey which in 2019 asked 117 practitioners and managers working in family support serves in England about current trends, developments, strengths, and challenges in the sector.  It explores a range of themes including commissioning, funding, family needs, partnership working, and service delivery.
Topics: family, co-dependence, international, substance use disorders, chemica dependency, alcohol,...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
May 2, 2022 Adamson, Jon; Templeton, Lorna; Clifton, Jenny
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18 pages.  September 2012.  The effects of parents' alcohol misuse on children may be hidden for years.  This review draws attention to what children say about the problem.  The impact of parental alcohol misuse is a problem which must be addressed by policy makers, health professionals, those working in social care, treatment services, and others in the child's life. From the Adfam (Families, Drugs, and Alcohol) online resource page.
Topics: family, co-dependence, international, child, youth, parents, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, policy,...
10 pages.  This is a summary of findings from a survey into how couple relationships are affected by drugs and alcohol, as well as a brief review of evidence examining the link between substance misuse and relationships.
Topics: family, co-dependence, relationships, international, research, substance use disorders, chemical...
The SALIS Collection: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
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28 pages.  This toolkit is a resource for family support services with practical, legal, and policy information needed for the successful use of volunteers working with families and substance use.
Topics: policy, laws, families, international, alcohol, alcoholism, substance use disorders, chemical...
2 pages.  October 2015 (revised).  This brief pocket guide  is designed to help health care professionals quickly identify youth  (ages 9 to 18) at risk for alcohol-related problems. Why use this tool? (1) It can detect risk early: In contrast to other screens that focus on established alcohol problems, this early detection tool aims to help you prevent alcohol-related problems in your patients before they start or address them at an early stage. (2) It's empirically based: The screening...
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, children, youth, tests, diagnosis, prevention, drinking, health care, high...
20 pages.  August 2021.  This guide is written for individuals, and their family and friends, who are looking for options to address alcohol problems.  It is intended as a resource to understand what treatment choices are available and what to consider when selecting among them. Table of contents:  When is it time for treatment?, Options for treatment and types of treatment, Treatments led by health professionals, What FDA-approved medications are available?, Tips for selecting treatment,...
Topics: treatment, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, self-help, family, diagnosis, health, health care,...
20 pages.  August 2021 (revised).  This guide is written for individuals, and their family and friends, who are looking for options to address alcohol problems.  It is intended as a resource to understand what treatment choices are available and what to consider when selecting among them. Table of contents:  When is it time for treatment?, Options for treatment and types of treatment, Treatments led by health professionals, What FDA-approved medications are available?, Tips for selecting...
Topics: treatment, alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, self-help, family, diagnosis, health, health care,...
48 pages.  Includes bibliography.  August 2021 (revised).  This guide introduces a simple, quick, empirically derived tool for identifying youth (children and adolescents ages 9-18 years) at risk for alcohol-related problems.  It has been produced in collaboration with clinical researchers and health practitioners, and is the first to include a question regarding friends' drinking.
Topics: alcohol, alcoholism, drinking, youth, child, tests, diagnosis, high risk, prevention, research,...