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What we’ve been talking about: Internet & Pornography Addiction Increases of problematic pornography and internet use have been found across New Zealand. Scott Turnbull of Mirror HQ Whakaata Tohu...
We’re thrilled to release our latest AOD resources to assist practitioners utilising the SACS ABC Brief Intervention. SACS Trainer, Youth Alcohol & Drug Clinician Jennifer O'Loughlin of CADS...
A new study has provided insight into teen and young adult’s social patterns and alcohol related harm. National Youth Services Advisor, Ben Birks-Ang of New Zealand Drugs Foundation and Odyssey...
It’s been a year since Oranga Tamariki officially launched as a standalone ministry. We welcomed Hoani Jeremy Lambert, Deputy Chief Executive of Voices of Children in Oranga Tamariki, to fill us in...
  The new Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act commenced 28 February, and aims to provide treatment for those with severe addiction even if they don’t want it. However,...