Tag Archive for reasons for drug use

Druglink article 2013 – Ace in the hole by Harry Shapiro

The ground-breaking Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE ) study demonstrated a clear correlation between childhood trauma (including parental substance misuse) and later ill-health – not least addiction. Ace in the hole (PDF) Additional keywords: parents / children / treatment outcomes

Druglink article 2014 – Cultural shifts by Max Daly

Stereotypes of Asian substance use probably assume heroin to be the main problem drug. But is this an outdated view? Max Daly speaks to those on the frontline. Britain’s Asian population has always had a reputation as the least likely ethnic group to take…