News from NCETA

Methamphetamine Symposium Slides, Video Presentations, & Resources

20 May 2015

The key methamphetamine resources, and PDFs and audio visual recordings of the speaker presentations from NCETA's Methamphetamine Symposium held in Melbourne on 12 May 2015 are now available read more

NCETA PhD student awarded VC's Prize for Doctoral Thesis Excellence

21 April 2015

Dr Creina Stockley has been awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Prize for Doctoral Thesis Excellence read more

The Grey Matters National Conference - Speaker Presentations Available

4 April 2015

On Wednesday 1 April 2015, the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA) held a national conference on identifying, preventing and responding to alcohol and other drug problems among older Australians. The conference was held at the Education Centre, 4 Milner St, Hindmarsh, Adelaide. The speaker presentations have now been uploaded read more

Grey Matters Information Sheets

18 December 2014

The Grey Matters Information Sheets aim to assist specialist and generalist health and welfare workers to better prevent, assess and respond to the needs of older people experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, alcohol and other drug (AOD) related harm read more

Alcohol Education for Australian Schools

17 December 2014

The issue of youth alcohol consumption has received considerable attention in recent years. Although a primary prevention approach has often been implemented in schools, the wide array of available programs makes it challenging for schools to determine which programs are optimal for their student population. NCETA undertook a systematic review of school-based alcohol prevention programs with results published in two handy resources read more

FundAssist: An online toolkit designed to help non-government alcohol and other drug organisations prepare, plan, and write funding applications

27 November 2014

The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), in conjunction with the state and territory alcohol and other drug (AOD) peak bodies, is pleased to announce the launch of FundAssist, an online toolkit designed to help non-government alcohol and other drug organisations prepare, plan, and write funding applications read more

External Course: Monash Master of Addictive Behaviours

13 October 2014

An online post-graduate degree in the science, policy, prevention and treatment of alcohol and drug misuse, gambling and other process addictions. Apply Now! read more

New Report: Child and Family Sensitive Practice in the Alcohol and Other Drugs Sector

25 August 2014

The Australian National Council on Drugs (ANCD) commissioned the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA) to examine policy frameworks that support or restrict the effective implementation of child and family sensitive practices in the alcohol and other drugs sector. This report presents findings from the audit, review, and stakeholder consultations. read more

Walking a Tightrope - Resource Launch

4 April 2014

Walking a Tightrope is a comprehensive resource for people who have a family member who uses both alcohol and other drugs (AOD) and violence in their relationships. There will be three events associated with the launch of this resource. The resource will be launched on Monday 14 April 2014 read more

National Alcohol and other Drug Workforce Development Strategy

17 September 2013

The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction is requesting submissions from interested parties as part of its consultation process in developing a national alcohol and other drug (AOD) workforce development strategy read more