Dual Diagnosis: Substance Abuse & Mental Health

Which came first? Mental health disorders such as depression and anxiety are closely linked to substance abuse, however one does not necessarily...

What Are The Different Approaches To Treating Addiction?

Addiction significantly affects a person's life, caused when a person engages in the repetitive use of potentially harmful substances such as...

Cracks in the Ice: An Online Toolkit About Crystal Methamphetamine

Can Getting Inked Be Addictive? Here’s What You Need To Know

One in five Aussies has one or more tattoos: getting inked is a common trend across the country. However, while many may gain a boost of...

Harmful Gambling and Poor Mental Health in New Zealand

“I’d never been to counselling before and felt it was a very special and healing experience.”

Emotional Effects of Smoking

Whilst most people are aware of the negative physical effects of smoking, the emotional effects of smoking are often overlooked. The emotional...

Access Addiction Help Without Wifi: Cracks in the Ice

Phone Addiction in Children is Like Drug Abuse

The following article was kindly written and contributed by Jill Sweatman, a presenter at the 2019 Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health...

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Where Can I Find Trusted Information About the Drug Ice?