November 18, 2011

NEW RESOURCES ON SUBSTANCE USE AND MENTAL HEALTH

The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) have developed a range of new resources explaining the links between mental health conditions and substance use.   The resources cover anxiety, mood and personality disorders, as well as psychosis and trauma.  Each guide is approximately 20 pages long, and contains comprehensive information explaining the various disorders, their relationship with substance use and tips for staying well.  Hard copies can be ordered from NDARC for $1.75 each, or $8.50 for a pack of 5.   Electronic copies can be downloaded free from the NDARC website.

NDARC Website:  Mental Health and Substance Use Explained