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The Resource Methamphetamine use and addiction, edited by Justin Healey

Methamphetamine use and addiction, edited by Justin Healey

Label
Methamphetamine use and addiction
Title
Methamphetamine use and addiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Justin Healey
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Methamphetamine is a drug which causes substantial harm, particularly in its most pure and potent form - 'ice'. This book explores current trends in methamphetamine use in Australia, and reveals the health and social impacts of the growing ice scourge, featuring information on crime, violence, psychosis, addiction, withdrawal, treatment and recovery. The book also explains the latest responses to tackling Australia's ice problem through policy, law enforcement and public awareness initiatives. Also includes: worksheets and activities, fast facts, glossary, web links, index
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
362.2990994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5822.A5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Healey, Justin
Series statement
Issues in society
Series volume
volume 407
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Methamphetamine abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Drug abuse
  • Methamphetamine abuse
  • Australia
Label
Methamphetamine use and addiction, edited by Justin Healey
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 1 -- Trends in methamphetamine use; Are we in the midst of an ice epidemic? A snapshot of meth use in Australia; What is the ice problem?; Methamphetamine use in Australia; Trends in methylamphetamine availability, use and treatment; 'Ice' availability and use increasing; more seeking treatment; Ice epidemic or not, heavier use and higher purity is increasing harms; Ice in Australia: overseas crime gangs, not bikies, are the threat; Chapter 2 -- Health effects of methamphetamine use ; Impact of ice on individuals; Use and harms: Australian methylamphetamine users
  • Breaking the bad effects of 'ice'AMA Position Statement: Methamphetamine; Forcing ice users into rehab won't solve the problem -- here's what we need instead; Ice: family and friends support guide; Address other life problems to get at-risk young people off methamphetamines; Methamphetamine use among troubled teens doubles; Five things parents can do to help young people escape ice; Chapter 3 -- Tackling Australia's ice problem; Report of the National Ice Taskforce; How are governments combatting ice?; Taking action to combat ice
  • Ice report marks a welcome shift in thinking towards prevention and treatmentWill Australia's response to ice be effective?; It's time to change: a new national ice strategy; Methamphetamine: focusing Australia's National Ice Strategy on the problem, not the symptoms; Sickness or scourge, Australia's ice problem can't be summed up in soundbites; Awareness campaigns need to target the real victims of ice; Exploring issues -- worksheets and activities; Fast facts; Glossary; Web links; Index
Control code
946314437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (65 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925339147
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
colour illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
28e9b4a0-4670-44d7-a913-cdcb784e2764
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)946314437
Label
Methamphetamine use and addiction, edited by Justin Healey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 1 -- Trends in methamphetamine use; Are we in the midst of an ice epidemic? A snapshot of meth use in Australia; What is the ice problem?; Methamphetamine use in Australia; Trends in methylamphetamine availability, use and treatment; 'Ice' availability and use increasing; more seeking treatment; Ice epidemic or not, heavier use and higher purity is increasing harms; Ice in Australia: overseas crime gangs, not bikies, are the threat; Chapter 2 -- Health effects of methamphetamine use ; Impact of ice on individuals; Use and harms: Australian methylamphetamine users
  • Breaking the bad effects of 'ice'AMA Position Statement: Methamphetamine; Forcing ice users into rehab won't solve the problem -- here's what we need instead; Ice: family and friends support guide; Address other life problems to get at-risk young people off methamphetamines; Methamphetamine use among troubled teens doubles; Five things parents can do to help young people escape ice; Chapter 3 -- Tackling Australia's ice problem; Report of the National Ice Taskforce; How are governments combatting ice?; Taking action to combat ice
  • Ice report marks a welcome shift in thinking towards prevention and treatmentWill Australia's response to ice be effective?; It's time to change: a new national ice strategy; Methamphetamine: focusing Australia's National Ice Strategy on the problem, not the symptoms; Sickness or scourge, Australia's ice problem can't be summed up in soundbites; Awareness campaigns need to target the real victims of ice; Exploring issues -- worksheets and activities; Fast facts; Glossary; Web links; Index
Control code
946314437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (65 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925339147
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
colour illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
28e9b4a0-4670-44d7-a913-cdcb784e2764
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)946314437

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