News from NCETA

Drug and Alcohol Research Connections

15 October 2019

Drug and Alcohol Research Connections is an online publication from Australia’s collaborative network of alcohol and other drug research centres: the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), National Drug Research Institute (NDRI) and the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA). The latest edition is available now read more

NEW PUBLICATION

9 October 2019

A Review of Australian Clinical Guidelines for Methamphetamine Use Disorder read more

Booze and Baby Boomers: the new risk group

20 September 2019

Booze and Baby Boomers: the new risk group Listen to Professor Ann Roche's interview with The Wire about concerns that risky alcohol consumption among older Australians. read more

Alcohol and Other Drugs National Workforce Survey 2019

15 August 2019

Alcohol and Other Drugs National Workforce Survey 2019 read more

New Publications

12 July 2019

NCETA has developed a new workforce development resource for counsellors and treatment services working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities affected by methamphetamine use read more

A Methamphetamine and Emerging Drugs Clinical Researcher Workforce Development Strategy

31 May 2019

Call for Submissions A Methamphetamine and Emerging Drugs Clinical Researcher Workforce Development Strategy read more

NCETA Launches New Resource: Responding to Pharmaceutical Opioid-related Problems

22 January 2019

Responding to Pharmaceutical Opioid-related Problems Resource Launch read more

Indigenous Senior Research Fellow/Associate Professor (ALC/ALD) NDRI

5 October 2018

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New Workplace Project: Managing Drug and Alcohol Risk to Safety and Worker Wellbeing

3 May 2018

NCETA is conducting a three year (2018-20) project to strengthen organisational, employer, and employee responses to AOD risks in the workplace. This project involves working with workplaces and employees to co-design a toolkit to reduce employee AOD use and help organisations and managers respond to employee AOD misuse and workplace related harms. For more information about this project and how to be involved read more

Ice: Online Training for Frontline Workers - New Topic

20 March 2018

NCETA’s Ice online training resource was developed to help a broad range of frontline workers from the health, welfare, education, criminal justice sectors and other workplaces respond to people who use crystal methamphetamine and support their families, friends and co-workers. Topic 5.10 Working with Families was added in March 2018. This topic focuses on workers providing health and human services to people with crystal methamphetamine related issues and their families. It gives workers an overview of the interventions that can help support families, as well as referral options and mandated responsibilities. This is Australia’s only free comprehensive online training resource on crystal methamphetamine. It contains seven modules and 30 topics, and has over 11,000 registered users. To access this resource read more