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Teen alcohol and drug use continues to fall

From the National Institutes of Health’s News page:

Alcohol use continues its gradual decline in all grades. Eighth, 10th and 12th graders reported past month use of 9.0, 23.5 and 37.4 percent respectively, compared to 10.2, 25.7, and 39.2 percent last year. 122 more words

Underage Drinking

Dissertation -DONE!

There has been a serious lack of posting recently, however, this is for a very good reason. I have now completed and handed in my final piece of work towards my MSc – … 91 more words

Mental Health

"Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds"

Technique commonly used for drinkers only lowered consumption slightly, didn’t change behaviors.

Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds

From HealthFinder.gov

FRIDAY, Aug. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Counseling may do little to help young people with drinking problems, a large-scale review finds. 317 more words

Underage Drinking

BPS Annual Conference 2014

The BPS Annual Conference was held in Birmingham this year at the ICC – and I was lucky enough to be there and make the most of this renowned event! 1,264 more words


Australia's Contagious Culture

The line, two-abreast stretched roughly 20 metres from the door, past the end of the building. A constant bubbling of chatter echoed down the shadowed street. 1,413 more words