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All About Drugs and Young People: Essential Information and Advice for Parents and Professionals

£6.99

Product description

Packed with information, advice and learning activities, this book tells you what you need to know about drugs, young people's drug use, and how you can help them stay safe. It covers everything from what the effects are and why young people take drugs, to how to negotiate drug rules and ways to prevent and minimise harm. An easy to use section contains factual information about various drugs, covering a description of each drug, street names, a brief history, legal status, availability, extent of use and cost, effects, possible harms, and harm reduction advice. The newest and emerging drugs, such as legal highs, are included, as well as illegal drugs, alcohol, caffeine and tobacco. If you are working with or supporting young people or are a parent or carer, this is the book you need to help you understand drugs and respond positively and effectively to young people's drug use.
Very good- condition. Plastic laminate is lifting on one corner of rear of cover (see photo) but generally this is a nice clean copy with only minor signs of wear.

Item details

Author(s):
Cohen, Julian
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
246mm x 172mm x 16mm
Edition:
Published 2014
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1849054274
ISBN-13:
9781849054270
Number of pages:
304
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley
Title:
All About Drugs and Young People: Essential Information and Advice for Parents and Professionals

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Packed with information, advice and learning activities, this book tells you what you need to know about drugs, young people's drug use, and how you can help them stay safe. It covers everything from what the effects are and why young people take drugs, to how to negotiate drug rules and ways to prevent and minimise harm. An easy to use section contains factual information about various drugs, covering a description of each drug, street names, a brief history, legal status, availability, extent of use and cost, effects, possible harms, and harm reduction advice. The newest and emerging drugs, such as legal highs, are included, as well as illegal drugs, alcohol, caffeine and tobacco. If you are working with or supporting young people or are a parent or carer, this is the book you need to help you understand drugs and respond positively and effectively to young people's drug use.
Very good- condition. Plastic laminate is lifting on one corner of rear of cover (see photo) but generally this is a nice clean copy with only minor signs of wear.

Author(s):
Cohen, Julian
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
246mm x 172mm x 16mm
Edition:
Published 2014
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1849054274
ISBN-13:
9781849054270
Number of pages:
304
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley
Title:
All About Drugs and Young People: Essential Information and Advice for Parents and Professionals

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