3 edition of Young people, drugs, and community safety found in the catalog.
Young people, drugs, and community safety
|Statement||edited by Alan Marlow and Geoffrey Pearson.|
|Contributions||Marlow, Alan., Pearson, Geoffrey.|
|LC Classifications||HV5824.Y6 Y68 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 170 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||170|
|LC Control Number||99490289|
Facts About Alcohol and Drug Use in Young People. Substance use still remains a leading cause of injury and death in young people. It also causes social and health problems. footnote 1 Even casual use of certain drugs can cause severe health problems, such as an overdose or brain damage. Hence drug and alcohol abuse is something not just trendy, it is also thrilling, and a double means of rebellion as well as initiation into ‘cool’ crowds. The best way to combat this and to make sure that your child does not end up on this same downtrodden track many teens are falling victim to is to build stronger communication.
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It also includes various studies on. Drugs may also be seen as a way to help people relax and deal with stress, or to help deal with anxiety, depression and other mental health problems. Natural rebellion. With young people in particular, taking drugs can be part of natural rebellion.
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This text first discusses the effects on the fetus and newborn of drug abuse in drugs. This book then explains the major drugs adolescents and young adults take, including solvents wherein a survey related to this is also presented in this publication.
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Learning about the drug culture in your community will help you to understand the prevention needs of young people. Third, the handbook will guide you through the process of analysing the information that you collected and then planning some.
Health and Safety Risks of Addiction. Addiction tends to have a complicated relationship with some of the most pressing issues facing communities. Oftentimes, health and societal problems arise as the result of drug or alcohol use.
In other cases, drugs and alcohol are used as a mechanism for coping through these problems. Find out more about the impact of alcohol and drugs on young people.
Online Safety The following information has been provided to assist users and parents address some of the many issues and risks associated with using the internet. young people to drugs, disease and crime. Youth unemployment canalso lead to the marginalization and exclusion of young people.
There is evidence that unemployment can. Also, because gang violence frequently is glorified in rap music, young people involved in gangs often try to imitate the dress and actions of rap artists. Finally, because substance abuse is often a characteristic of gang members, young people involved in gang activity may exhibit signs of drug.
THE IMPACTS OF DRUG POLICIES ON CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE INTRODUCTION Children and young people1 are appropriately at the forefront of public and political concerns about drugs and the drug trade.
Nobody wants to see children and young people harmed by drug use, whether it is their own, a parent’s, or a family member’s. For many young people today, the word prevention is complicated. Some might think that prevention doesn’t affect them, and some might not think about it at all.
However, most youth, probably more than even they are aware of, are actively working to prevent the initiation of substance abuse, on both the individual and the peer level. Click on the links below to download and print copies of the complete activity book and printable worksheets.
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Learning how to prevent drug use in young people is essential for parents and teachers; they will be able to avoid that they begin to try them and suffer the serious effects that these substances produce on a physical, mental and social level.
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