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From the library collection
Callinan, S., Smit, K., Mojica‐Perez, Y., D’Aquino, S., Moore, D., & Kuntsche, E. (2021). Shifts in alcohol consumption during the COVID‐19 pandemic: early indications from Australia. Addiction, 116(6), 1381-1388.
Chainey, C., & Burke, K. (2021). Emerging adult wellbeing: associations with adverse childhood experiences, parenting practices and the parent-adolescent relationship. Australian Psychologist, 56(3), 181-192.
Fiacco, L., Pearson, B. L., & Jordan, R. (2021). Telemedicine works for treating substance use disorder: The STAR clinic experience during COVID-19. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 125, 108312.
Kelly, P. J., Deane, F. P., Davis, E. L., Hudson, S., Robinson, L. D., Keane, C. A., … & Larance, B. (2021). Routine outcome measurement in specialist non‐government alcohol and other drug treatment services: Establishing effectiveness indicators for the NADA base. Drug and Alcohol Review, 40(4), 540-552.
Martínez-Loredo, V., Macipe, V., Pérez, J. E., & Al-Halabí, S. (2021). Clinical symptoms and personality traits predict subpopulations of treatment-seeking substance users. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 125, 108314.
Riggs, D. W. (2021). Evaluating outcomes from an Australian webinar series on affirming approaches to working with trans and non-binary young people. Australian Psychologist, 56(3), 217-232.
Thoradeniya, M. R., Wessel, E. L., Pourmarzi, D., Najman, J. M., & Smirnov, A. (2021). The prevalence of mental health disorders among young adults who use amphetamine‐type stimulants, compared to young adults who do not. Drug and Alcohol Review, 40(4), 557-566.
Weatherburn, D., & Yeong, S. (2021). Does correctional supervision of amphetamine users reduce the risk of re‐offending?. Addiction, 116(6), 1472-1481.
Dyregrov, K., & Selseng, L. B. (2021). “Nothing to mourn, He was just a drug addict”-stigma towards people bereaved by drug-related death. Addiction Research & Theory, 1-11.
James, R. J., & Bradley, A. (2021). The use of social media in research on gambling: a systematic review. Current Addiction Reports, 1-11.
Gibson, D. J., Glazier, J. J., & Olson, K. R. (2021). Evaluation of Anxiety and Depression in a Community Sample of Transgender Youth. JAMA network open, 4(4), e214739-e214739.
Measham, F., & Turnbull, G. (2021). Intentions, actions and outcomes: A follow up survey on harm reduction practices after using an English festival drug checking service. International Journal of Drug Policy, 103270.
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