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Author Ryan, Mary.

Title Talking about alcohol and other drugs : a guide for looked after children's services / Mary Ryan and Jo Butcher.

Publication Info. London : National Children's Bureau, 2006.


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Description 1 online resource (81 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Summary This practice guide for corporate parents and practitioners caring for looked after children and young people provides help on developing or reviewing drug education policy and practice, and the management of drug incidents.
Contents Cover; Contents; Tables; Case studies; Acknowledgements; Terminology; Foreword; 1 Introduction; About this guide; Alcohol and other drugs are important issues; 2 Alcohol and other drugs and looked after children and young people; Why some looked after young people usealcohol and drugs; Parents and carers who misuse alcohol andother drugs; Vulnerability, risk and protection; Emotional health and well-being; 3 National policy, guidance and other initiatives; The Children Act 2004; National drugs strategy; Children, Young People and Volatile Substance Abuse (VSA): A framework for VSA.
Subject Children -- Alcohol use -- Great Britain -- Prevention.
Alcoholism -- Great Britain -- Prevention.
Drunkenness (Crime) -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.
Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Great Britain.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Psychopathology -- Addiction.
SELF-HELP -- Substance Abuse & Addictions -- General.
Alcoholism -- Prevention. (OCoLC)fst00804503
Children -- Alcohol use -- Prevention. (OCoLC)fst00854840
Drinking of alcoholic beverages. (OCoLC)fst00898212
Drunkenness (Crime) -- Law and legislation. (OCoLC)fst00899097
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Added Author Butcher, Jo (Joanne)
National Children's Bureau.
Drug Education Forum (Great Britain)
Other Form: Print version: Ryan, Mary. Talking about alcohol and other drugs. London : National Children's Bureau, 2006 1904787789 (OCoLC)80332211
ISBN 9781907969331 (electronic bk.)
1907969330 (electronic bk.)
1904787789 (electronic bk.)
9781904787785 (electronic bk.)
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