Research Identifies Key Characteristics in Cannabis Prevention
According to the Canadian Alcohol and Drug Use Monitoring Survey (CADUMS) 32.7 percent of Canada's youth aged 15-24 have used cannabis in the past year.
Social Aetiology of Mental Illness Training Program (SAMI) accepting applications for fellowships
The Social Aetiology of Mental Illness Training Program (SAMI) is now accepting applications for fellowships beginning in September 2010.
Situated at the Centre for Addiction and Mental health (CAMH) and the University of Toronto, SAMI is a centre of excellence for the study of the social determinants of mental illness and addictions.
School-based Standards Version 2.0 Now Available
The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) has today released Version 2.0 of Building on Our Strengths: Canadian Standards for School-based Youth Substance Abuse Prevention, which aims to strengthen new and existing youth substance abuse prevention and health promotion efforts in Canadian schools.
What are the rules on drinking and biking?
The Star asked Const. Hugh Smith of Toronto Police Traffic Services for the all the dirt on drinking and biking. The answers may surprise you.
Teen addiction centre set to open
A planned teen addiction centre in west-end Halifax is set to open at the end of this month or early next despite bitter opposition from some neighbours.