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Volatile substance misuse : a review of interventions / Peter d'Abbs and Sarah MacLean
Bib ID 4399754
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
D'Abbs, Peter
 
Online Versions
Description [Canberra : National Drug Strategy], c2008 
xxi, 159 p. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 1741865336
1741865344
Series

Monograph series (National Drug Strategy (Australia)) ; no. 65.

Summary

Reviews the latest research on the effectiveness of different intervention approaches including: law enforcement, harm reduction, demand reduction and supply reduction.

Notes

On cover: National Drug Strategy.

Head of cover: Australian Government, Dept. of Health and Ageing.

The review is an update edition of one initially published by the Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health as Petrol sniffing in Aboriginal communities: a review of interventions (d'Abbs & MacLean, 2000)--P. xi.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 131-150.

Also available in an electronic version on the Internet. Address as of 4th July 2008: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/73AFC6ADE4DEED9CCA25746B00834DA8/$File/vol-sub-mis-rvw-int.pdf

Sponsored of this update edition by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Substance use -- Prevention.  |  Inhalant abuse -- Australia -- Prevention.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene.  |  Child welfare - Youth services.  |  Health - Education and promotion.  |  Community organisations - Health and family planning.  |  Child welfare - Neglect.  |  Substance use - Law and legislation.  |  Health services - Health programs.  |  Social welfare - Community care.  |  Psychology - Therapy and counselling.  |  Substance use - Social and economic aspects.  |  Law enforcement - Offences - Public health and safety.  |  Substance use - Solvent / Petrol / Glue sniffing.
Other authors/contributors MacLean, Sarah  |  National Drug Strategy (Australia)  |  National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (Australia)  |  Australia. Department of Health and Ageing
Terms of Use Commonwealth of Australia 2008. 

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