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Author Australia. Parliament. House of Representatives. Standing Committee on Family and Human Services.

Title The winnable war on drugs : the impact of illicit drug use on families / Standing Committee on Family and Human Services
Published Canberra : Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, 2007
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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  362.29130994 Aus/Wwo  AVAILABLE
Description xxix, 377 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 25 cm
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Illicit drugs in Australia -- 3. Protecting children -- 4. The impact of harm minimisation programs on families -- 5. Strengthening families through prevention -- 6. Strengthening families through treatment -- 7. Social and personal impact on families of illicit drug use -- 8. Drug-induced psychoses and mental illness -- 9. Financial impact on families of illicit drug use -- 10. Illicit drugs and the family -- Dissenting report -- Appendices
Summary This report presents findings and recommendations of an inquiry into how the Australian Government can better address the impact of illicit drugs on families. It continues on from the report 'Road to recovery: report on the inquiry into substance abuse in Australian communities', by the previous Committee
Analysis Family relations
Family support
Drug abuse
Drug use trends
Drug effects
Health effects
Harm minimisation
Drug abuse education
Drug treatment
Drug treatment programs
Notes "September 2007"
Chaired by Bronwyn Bishop
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Commonwealth of Australia 2007
Subject Drug addicts -- Family relationships -- Australia.
Drug abuse -- Social aspects -- Australia.
Parents of drug addicts -- Australia.
Children of drug addicts -- Australia.
Author Bishop, Bronwyn, 1942-
ISBN 9780642790026 print
9780642790033 HTML
Other Titles Inquiry into the impact of illicit drug use on families
Impact of illicit drug use on families