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Casual marijuana use linked to brain abnormalities in students

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Young adults who used marijuana only recreationally showed significant abnormalities in two key brain regions that are important … Read More »

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Aussies burdened by depression and alcohol

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Mental illness and substance abuse are the leading causes of non-fatal illness in the world, according to the … Read More »

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Tips on how to prepare teenagers for situations where others may misuse alcohol

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Over 80% of adolescents have used alcohol by the time they are 14 years of age.* The National … Read More »

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Tips to give teenagers on low risk drinking

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90% of students have tried alcohol by the age of 14* With schoolies week fast approaching and the … Read More »

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Tips on how to talk to kids about drugs

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Paul Dillon, author of “Teenagers, Alcohol and Drugs”and Generation Next speaker says that in today’s society children are … Read More »

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Early signs of psychosis in young people

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A person with psychosis ‘loses touch with reality': they may have disorganised thoughts, hallucinations or delusions and find … Read More »

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Drugs and teens: who’s been up to what in the last week?

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Here is a snapshot of the lives of many teenagers in the last week and what they  have … Read More »

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2012 Seminars: Mental Health & Wellbeing Seminars

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Generation Next is hosting a series of Mental Health & Wellbeing Seminars around Australia during 2012. Generation Next brings together Australia’s Leading Experts on Children & Teenagers in one Event to give education and health professionals a seminar series and supporting resources aimed at protecting and enhancing the wellbeing of our children and teenagers. Read More »

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2012 Seminars: Mental Health & Wellbeing Seminars

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Generation Next is hosting a series of Mental Health & Wellbeing Seminars around Australia during 2012. Generation Next … Read More »

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Youth Film Competition: Get Ya Head Right 2012

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“Get Ya Head Right 2012”  The Young People’s Film Competition About Mental Health and Wellbeing. We invite you … Read More »

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