Welcome to the March edition of the PD blog, containing professional development opportunities for workers in the AOD and mental health sector. We aim to include as many free and online resources as possible to ensure it is fully inclusive. Please contact the librarian if you have any questions, comments or wish to subscribe to the blog.
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Akcan, G., Öztürk, E., & Erdoğan, B. (2021). The Investigation of the Mediating Role of Coping Strategies on the Relationship Between Childhood Traumas, Depression and Alcohol Use Disorder in University Students. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 108305.
Eriksson, L., Bryant, S., McPhedran, S., Mazerolle, P., & Wortley, R. (2020). Alcohol and drug problems among Australian homicide offenders. Addiction, 116(3), 618-631.
Mallik, S., Starrels, J. L., Shannon, C., Edwards, K., & Nahvi, S. (2021). “An undercover problem in the Muslim community”: A qualitative study of imams’ perspectives on substance use. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 123, 108224.
Pennay, A., Savic, M., Seear, K., Volpe, I., Manning, V., & Room, R. (2021). Decriminalising public drunkenness: Accountability and monitoring needed in the ongoing and evolving management of public intoxication. Drug and Alcohol Review, 40(2), 205-209.
Raymundo, G., Smith‐Merry, J., & McNab, J. (2020). Experiences of health service literacy and access amongst Australian young adults from migrant backgrounds. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 32(S1), 69-79.
Richardson, L., Dong, H., Kerr, T., Milloy, M. J., & Hayashi, K. (2020). Drug‐related harm coinciding with income assistance payments: results from a community‐based cohort of people who use drugs. Addiction, 116(3), 536-545.
Smith, J. A., Merlino, A., Christie, B., Adams, M., Bonson, J., Osborne, R. H., … & Gupta, H. (2020). Using social media in health literacy research: A promising example involving Facebook with young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males from the Top End of the Northern Territory. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 32(S1), 186-191.
Wright, C. J., Livingston, M., Dwyer, R., & Callinan, S. (2020). Second, third, fourth COVID‐19 waves and the ‘pancession’: We need studies that account for the complexities of how the pandemic is affecting alcohol consumption in Australia. Drug and Alcohol Review, 40(2), 179-182.
Aggarwal, S., Borschmann, R., & Patton, G. C. (2021). Tackling stigma in self-harm and suicide in the young. The Lancet Public Health, 6(1), e6-e7.
Austin, T., & Boyd, J. (2021). Having a voice and saving lives: a qualitative survey on employment impacts of people with lived experience of drug use working in harm reduction. Harm Reduction Journal, 18(1), 1-12.
Bartlett, L., Martin, A., Neil, A. L., Memish, K., Otahal, P., Kilpatrick, M., & Sanderson, K. (2019). A systematic review and meta-analysis of workplace mindfulness training randomized controlled trials. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 24(1), 108.
Hulsmans, D. H., Otten, R., Schijven, E. P., & Poelen, E. A. (2021). Exploring the role of emotional and behavioral problems in a personality-targeted prevention program for substance use in adolescents and young adults with intellectual disability. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 109, 103832.
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