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Buckfield, Carl and Sinclair, Julia M A and Glautier, Julia (2021) Slow associative learning in alcohol dependence and the alcohol cue exposure treatment paradox. Addiction , 116 , (4) , pp. 759-768.

Rolando, Sara and Asmussen Frank, Vibeke and Duke, Karen and Kahlert, Rahel and Pisarska, Agnieszka and Graf, Niels and Beccaria, Franca (2021) ‘I like money, I like many things’. The relationship between drugs and crime from the perspective of young people in contact with criminal justice systems. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 28 , (1) , pp. 7-16.

Whelan, Eoin and Laato, Samuli and Islam, A K M Najmul and Billieux, Joël (2021) A casino in my pocket: gratifications associated with obsessive and harmonious passion for mobile gambling. PLoS ONE , 16 , (2) , e0246432.

Oldham, Melissa and Livingston, Michael and Whitaker, Victoria and Callinan, Sarah and Fairbrother, Hannah and Curtis, Penny and Meier, Petra and Holmes, John (2020) Trends in the psychosocial characteristics of 11-15-year-olds who still drink, smoke, take drugs and engage in poly-substance use in England. Drug and Alcohol Review .

Büchele, Natascha and Keller, Lucas and Zeller, Anja C and Schrietter, Freya and Treiber, Julia and Gollwitzer, Peter M and Odenwald, Michael (2020) The effects of pre-intervention mindset induction on a brief intervention to increase risk perception and reduce alcohol use among university students: a pilot randomized controlled trial. PLoS ONE , 15 , (9) , e0238833.

Maneiro, Lorena and Navas, María Patricia and Van Geel, Mitch and Cutrín, Olalla and Vedder, Paul (2020) Dark Triad Traits and risky behaviours: identifying risk profiles from a person-centred approach. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , 17 , (17) .

Iob, Eleonora and Schoeler, Tabea and Cecil, Charlotte M and Walton, Esther and McQuillin, Andrew and Pingault, Jean-Baptiste (2020) Identifying risk factors involved in the common versus specific liabilities to substance use: a genetically informed approach. Addiction Biology , Early online , (e12944) , e12944.

Hogarth, Lee and Field, Matt (2020) Relative expected value of drugs versus competing rewards underpins vulnerability to and recovery from addiction. Behavioural Brain Research , 394 , (112815) , p. 112815.

Fukushima, Shou and Kuga, Hironori and Oribe, Naoya and Mutou, Takeo and Yuzuriha, Takefumi and Ozawa, Hiroki and Ueno, Takefumi (2020) Behavioural cue reactivity to alcohol-related and non-alcohol-related stimuli among individuals with alcohol use disorder: an fMRI study with a visual task. PLoS ONE , 15 , (7) , e0229187.

Walsh, Sophie D and Sela, Tal and De Looze, Margaretha and Craig, Wendy and Cosma, Alina and Harel-Fisch, Yossi and Boniel-Nissim, Meyran and Malinowska-Cieślik, Marta and Vieno, Alessio and Molcho, Michal and Ng, Kwok and Pickett, William (2020) Clusters of contemporary risk and their relationship to mental well-being among 15-year-old adolescents across 37 countries. Journal of Adolescent Health , 66 , (6S) , S40-S49.

Sirola, Anu and Savela, Nina and Savolainen, Iina and Kaakinen, Markus and Oksanen, Atte (2020) The role of virtual communities in gambling and gaming behaviors: a systematic review. Journal of Gambling Studies .

Stevens, Angela K and Blanchard, Brittany E and Talley, Amelia E and Brown, Jennifer L and Halvorson, Max A and Janssen, Tim and King, Kevin M and Littlefield, Andrew K (2020) State-level impulsivity, affect, and alcohol: a psychometric evaluation of the Momentary Impulsivity Scale across two intensive longitudinal samples. Journal of Research in Personality , 85 .

Harris, Julie and Shorter, Gillian W and Davidson, Gavin and Best, Paul (2020) Risk perception, changing social context, and norms prevent transition to regular injection among people who smoke heroin. Drug and Alcohol Dependence , 208 , p. 107878.

Nestor, Liam J and Behan, Brendan and Suckling, John and Garavan, Hugh (2020) Cannabis-dependent adolescents show differences in global reward-associated network topology: a functional connectomics approach. Addiction Biology , 25 , (2) , e12752.

Clark, D Angus and Donnellan, M Brent and Durbin, C Emily and Nuttall, Amy K and Hicks, Brian M and Robins, Richard W (2020) Sex, drugs, and early emerging risk: examining the association between sexual debut and substance use across adolescence. PLoS ONE , 15 , (2 e0228432) , e0228432.

Cao, Zhipeng and Bennett, Marc and O'Halloran, Laura and Pragulbickaite, Gabija and Flanagan, Luke and McHugh, Louise and Whelan, Robert (2020) Aberrant reward prediction errors in young adult at-risk alcohol users. Addiction Biology , e12873.

Mestre-Bach, Gemma and Steward, Trevor and Granero, Roser and Fernández-Aranda, Fernando and Mena-Moreno, Teresa and Vintró-Alcaraz, Cristina and Lozano-Madrid, María and Menchón, José M and Potenza, Marc N and Jiménez-Murcia, Susana (2020) Dimensions of impulsivity in gambling disorder. Scientific Reports , 10 , (397) , p. 397.

Devos, Mr Gaëtan and Clark, Luke and Bowden-Jones, Henrietta and Grall-Bronnec, Marie and Challet-Bouju, Gaëlle and Khazaal, Yasser and Maurage, Pierre and Billieux, Joël (2020) The joint role of impulsivity and distorted cognitions in recreational and problem gambling: A cluster analytic approach. Journal of Affective Disorders , 260 , pp. 473-482.

Ekendahl, Mats and Månsson, Josefin and Karlsson, Patrik (2020) Risk and responsibilization: resistance and compliance in Swedish treatment for youth cannabis use. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 27 , (1) .

O'Halloran, Laura and Rueda-Delgado, Laura M and Jollans, Lee and Cao, Zhipeng and Boyle, Rory and Vaughan, Christina and Coey, Phillip and Whelan, Robert (2020) Inhibitory-control event-related potentials correlate with individual differences in alcohol use. Addiction Biology , 25 , (2) , e12729.

Horan, John Aidan and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2020) Mapping service user needs to inform a supervised injecting room location in Cork, Ireland. Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems , 22 , (2) .

Brennan, Rebekah and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2020) "Bursting the Lyrica bubble”: experiences of pregabalin use in individuals accessing opioid agonist treatment in Dublin, Ireland. Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems , 22 , (6) , pp. 5-13.

Zendle, David and Cairns, Paul and Barnett, Herbie and McCall, Cade (2020) Paying for loot boxes is linked to problem gambling, regardless of specific features like cash-out and pay-to-win. Computers in Human Behavior , 102 .

Rosenthal, Richard J (2020) Inclusion of pathological gambling in DSM-III, its classification as a disorder of impulse control, and the role of Robert Custer. International Gambling Studies , 20 , (1) .

Harnett, Yvonne and Drakeford, Clive and Dunne, Lisa and McLoughlin, Declan M and Kennedy, Noel (2019) Physician, heal thyself: a cross-sectional survey of doctors’ personal prescribing habits. Journal of Medical Ethics , 46 , (4) , pp. 231-235.

O'Dwyer, Claire and Mongan, Deirdre and Millar, Sean and Rackard, Marion and Galvin, Brian and Long, Jean and Barry, Joe (2019) Drinking patterns and the distribution of alcohol-related harms in Ireland: evidence for the prevention paradox. BMC Public Health , 19 , p. 1323.

Hellemans, Kim and Wilcox, Jessica and Nino, Julian N and Young, Matthew and McQuaid, Robin J (2019) Cannabis use, anxiety, and perceptions of risk among Canadian undergraduates. The moderating role of gender. Canadian Journal of Addiction , 10 , (3) .

Gicquelais, Rachel E and Genberg, Becky L and Astemborski, Jacquie and Celentano, David D and Kirk, Gregory D and Mehta, Shruti H (2019) Association of injection practices and overdose with drug use typologies: a latent class analysis among people who inject drugs in Baltimore, 2017. AIDS Education and Prevention , 31 , (4) , pp. 344-362.

Seo, Sambu and Beck, Anne and Matthis, Caroline and Genauck, Alexander and Banaschewski, Tobias and Bokde, Arun L W and Bromberg, Uli and Büchel, Christian and Quinlan, Erin Burke and Flor, Herta and Frouin, Vincent and Garavan, Hugh and Gowland, Penny and Ittermann, Bernd and Martinot, Jean-Luc and Paillère Martinot, Marie-Laure and Nees, Frauke and Papadopoulos Orfanos, Dimitri and Poustka, Luise and Hohmann, Sarah and Fröhner, Juliane H and Smolka, Michael N and Walter, Henrik and Whelan, Robert and Desrivières, Sylvane and Heinz, Andreas and Schumann, Gunter and Obermayer, Klaus (2019) Risk profiles for heavy drinking in adolescence: differential effects of gender. Addiction Biology , 24 , (4) , pp. 787-801.

University of Leicster. (2019) Personality traits of drug users. Medical Xpress .

Meque, Ivete and Salom, Caroline and Betts, Kim S and Alati, Rosa (2019) Predictors of alcohol use disorders among young adults: a systematic review of longitudinal studies. Alcohol and Alcoholism , 54 , (3) , pp. 310-324.

Cully, Grace and Corcoran, Paul and Leahy, D and Griffin, Eve and Dillon, Christina and Cassidy, E and Shiely, Frances and Arensman, Ella (2019) Method of self-harm and risk of self-harm repetition: findings from a national self-harm registry. Journal of Affective Disorders , 246 , pp. 843-850.

Mullineux, Judith C and Taylor, Brian J and Giles, Melanie L (2019) Probation officers' judgements: a study using personal construct theory. Journal of Social Work , 19 , (1) , pp. 41-59.

Garmy, Pernilla and Hansson, Erika and Vilhjálmsson, Rúnar and Kristjánsdóttir, Gudrún (2019) Bullying, pain and analgesic use in school-age children. Acta Paediatrica , 108 , (10) .

Darcy, Clay (2019) "We don’t really give a fiddlers about anything": the ambiguity, contradiction and fluidity of Irish masculinities.". Irish Journal of Applied Social Studies , 19 , (1) , pp. 16-32.

Ruan, Hongtao and Zhou, Yunyi and Luo, Qiang and Robert, Gabriel H and Desrivières, Sylvane and Quinlan, Erin Burke and Liu, ZhaoWen and Banaschewski, Tobias and Bokde, Arun L W and Bromberg, Uli and Büchel, Christian and Flor, Herta and Frouin, Vincent and Garavan, Hugh and Gowland, Penny and Heinz, Andreas and Ittermann, Bernd and Martinot, Jean-Luc and Martinot, Marie-Laure Paillère and Nees, Frauke and Orfanos, Dimitri Papadopoulos and Poustka, Luise and Hohmann, Sarah and Fröhner, Juliane H and Smolka, Michael N and Walter, Henrik and Whelan, Robert and Li, Fei and Schumann, Gunter and Feng, Jianfeng (2019) Adolescent binge drinking disrupts normal trajectories of brain functional organization and personality maturation. NeuroImage. Clinical , 22 , (101804) , p. 101804.

Parke, Jonathon and Williams, Robert J and Schofield, Peter (2019) Exploring psychological need satisfaction from gambling participation and the moderating influence of game preferences. International Gambling Studies , 19 , (3) .

Millar, Sean (2018) Hospital presentations and preceding factors of drug overdose among adolescents. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 67, Autumn 2018 , 16 p..

MacArthur, Georgina and Caldwell, Deidre M and Redmore, James and Watkins, Sarah H and Kipping, Ruth and White, James and Chittleborough, Catherine and Langford, Rebecca and Er, Vanessa and Lingam, Raghu and Pasch, Keryn and Gunnell, David and Hickman, Matthew and Campbell, Rona (2018) Individual‐, family‐, and school‐level interventions targeting multiple risk behaviours in young people. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews , (10) .

Burke, Lorraine and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse and Kelly, Colette (2018) Socio-demographic, health and lifestyle factors influencing age of sexual initiation among adolescents. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , 15 , (9) .

O'Neill, Dara and Britton, Annie and Kavanagh, Mary K and Goldberg, Marcel and Kuh, Diana and Khaw, Kay Tee and Bell, Steven (2018) Association of longitudinal alcohol consumption trajectories with coronary heart disease: a meta-analysis of six cohort studies using individual participant data. BMC Medicine , 16 , (124) .

Burch, Jane and Magalhães, Pedro V (2018) Clinical question: Can brief interventions reduce risky alcohol consumption in adolescents and adults who have experienced harm due to excessive drinking? Cochrane Clinical Answers .

El Ansari, Walid and Ssewanyana, Derrick and Stock, Christiane (2018) Behavioral health risk profiles of undergraduate university students in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland: a cluster analysis. Frontiers in Public Health , 6 , (120) .

Morrison, Steven A and Yoong, Deborah and Hart, Trevor A and MacPherson, Paul and Bogoch, Isaac and Sivarajah, Vishalini and Gough, Kevin and Naccarato, Mark and Tan, Darrell H S (2018) High prevalence of syndemic health problems in patients seeking post-exposure prophylaxis for sexual exposures to HIV. PLoS ONE , 13 , (5) , e0197998.

Frankis, Jamie and Flowers, Paul and McDaid, Lisa and Bourne, Adam (2018) Low levels of chemsex among men who have sex with men, but high levels of risk among men who engage in chemsex: analysis of a cross-sectional online survey across four countries. Sexual Health , 15 , (2) , pp. 144-150.

Lopez-Guzman, Silvia and Konova, Anna B and Louie, Kenway and Glimcher, Paul W (2018) Risk preferences impose a hidden distortion on measures of choice impulsivity. PLoS ONE , 13 , (1) , e0191357.

Griffin, Eve and Arensman, Ella and Perry, Ivan J and Bonner, Brendan and O'Hagan, Denise and Daly, Caroline and Corcoran, Paul (2018) The involvement of alcohol in hospital-treated self-harm and associated factors: findings from two national registries. Journal of Public Health , 40 , (2) , e157-e163.

Lester, Louise and Baker, Ruth and Coupland, Carol and Orton, Elizabeth (2018) Alcohol misuse and injury outcomes in young people aged 10–24. Journal of Adolescent Health , 62 , (4) .

Dolphin, Louise and Fitzgerald, Amanda and Dooley, Barbara (2018) Risky sex behaviours among college students: The psychosocial profile. Early Intervention in Psychiatry , 12 , (6) , pp. 1203-1212.

Uí Bhroin, S and McNamara, R and Kidney, E (2018) Methaemoglobinaemia: a blue light emergency. [Poppers]. Irish Medical Journal , 111 , (3) .

Griffin, Eve and McMahon, Elaine and McNicholas, Fiona and Corcoran, Paul and Perry, Ivan J and Arensman, Ella (2018) Increasing rates of self-harm among children, adolescents and young adults: a 10-year national registry study 2007-2016. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology , 53 , (7) , pp. 663-671.

Millar, Sean (2018) Chemsex, risk behaviours and infection among men who have sex with men in Dublin. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 65, Spring 2018 , p. 8.

Border, Richard and Corley, Robin P and Brown, Sandra A and Hewitt, John K and Hopfer, Christian J and McWilliams, Shannon K and Rhea, Sally Ann and Shriver, Christen L and Stallings, Michael C and Wall, Tamara L and Woodward, Kerri E and Rhee, Soo Hyun (2018) Independent predictors of mortality in adolescents ascertained for conduct disorder and substance use problems, their siblings and community controls. Addiction , 113 , (11) .

Hope, Vivian D and Harris, Ross J and Vickerman, Peter and Platt, Lucy and Shute, Justin and Cullen, Katelyn J and Ijaz, Samreen and Mandal, Sema and Ncube, Fortune and Desai, Monica and Parry, John V (2018) A comparison of two biological markers of recent hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection: implications for the monitoring of interventions and strategies to reduce HCV transmission among people who inject drugs. Euro Surveillance , 23 , (47) .

Stevens, Angela K and Blanchard, Brittany E and Littlefield, Andrew K (2018) Impulsive dispositions and alcohol: what we know, how we know it, and where to go from here. Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation , 5 , (4) , p. 4.

Glynn, Ronan W and Byrne, Niamh and O'Dea, Siobhan and Shanley, Adam and Codd, Mary and Keenan, Eamon and Ward, Mary and Igoe, Derval and Clarke, Susan (2017) Chemsex, risk behaviours and sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men in Dublin, Ireland. International Journal of Drug Policy , 52 , pp. 9-15.

Volkow, Nora D and Wise, Roy A and Baler, Ruben (2017) The dopamine motive system: implications for drug and food addiction. Nature Reviews Neuroscience , 18 , (12) , pp. 741-752.

Romer, Dan and Moreno, Megan (2017) Digital media and risks for adolescent substance abuse and problematic gambling. Pediatrics , 140 , (Suppl 2) , S102-S106.

Glynn, R W and Lynn, Ena and Griffin, E and Fitzgerald, M and Ward, M (2017) Self-harm, methadone use and drug-related deaths amongst those registered as being of no fixed abode or homeless in Ireland. Irish Medical Journal , 110 , (9) , p. 631.

Millar, Sean (2017) Self-harm, alcohol consumption and public holidays. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 62, Summer 2017 , p. 20.

Topiwala, Anya and Allan, Charlotte L and Valkanova, Vyara and Zsoldos, Enikő and Filippini, Nicola and Sexton, Claire and Mahmood, Abda and Fooks, Peggy and Singh-Manoux, Archana and Mackay, Clare E and Kivimäki, Mika and Ebmeier, Klaus P (2017) Moderate alcohol consumption as risk factor for adverse brain outcomes and cognitive decline: longitudinal cohort study. BMJ , 357 , j2353.

O'Halloran, Charlotte and Cullen, Katelyn and Njoroge, Jaquelyn and Jessop, Lucy and Smith, Josie and Hope, Vivian and Ncube, Fortune (2017) The extent of and factors associated with self-reported overdose and self-reported receipt of naloxone among people who inject drugs (PWID) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. International Journal on Drug Policy , 46 , pp. 34-40.

Cox, W Miles and Klinger, Eric and Fadardi, Javad Salehi (2017) Free will in addictive behaviors: a matter of definition. Addictive Behaviors Reports , 5 , pp. 94-103.

Drug and Alcohol Findings. (2017) Intervention targets personality traits of high-risk London pupils. Drug and Alcohol Findings Review Analysis , (5 May 2017) .

Smedslund, Geir and Wollscheid, Sabine and Fang, Lin and Nilsen, Wendy and Steiro, Asbjørn and Larun, Lillebeth (2017) Effect of early, brief computerized interventions on risky alcohol and cannabis use among young people. Campbell Systematic Reviews , 13 , (6) .

Gilchrist, Gail and Swan, Davina and Shaw, April and Keding, Ada and Towers, Sarah and Craine, Noel and Munro, Alison and Hughes, Elizabeth and Parrott, Steve and Strang, John and Taylor, Avril and Watson, Judith (2017) The acceptability and feasibility of a brief psychosocial intervention to reduce blood-borne virus risk behaviours among people who inject drugs: a randomised control feasibility trial of a psychosocial intervention (the PROTECT study) versus treatment as usual. Harm Reduction Journal , 14 , (4) .

Campbell, Anne and O Neill, Nina and Higgins, Kathryn (2017) Health and social care workers' perceptions of NPS use in Northern Ireland. International Journal of Drug Policy , 40 , pp. 93-101.

Neale, Joanne and Parkman, Tom and Day, Ed and Drummond, Colin (2017) Socio-demographic characteristics and stereotyping of people who frequently attend accident and emergency departments for alcohol-related reasons: qualitative study. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 24 , (1) .

Quinn, P and Surgenor, P and McGilloway, Sinead (2017) An exploratory service-based study of deliberate self-harm (DSH) in Ireland: ‘A hidden population’? Irish Medical Journal , 110 , (5) .

Büchel, Christian and Peters, Jan and Banaschewski, Tobias and Bokde, Arun L W and Bromberg, Uli and Conrod, Patricia J and Flor, Herta and Papadopoulos, Dimitri and Garavan, Hugh and Gowland, Penny and Heinz, Andreas and Walter, Henrik and Ittermann, Bernd and Mann, Karl and Martinot, Jean-Luc and Paillère-Martinot, Marie-Laure and Nees, Frauke and Paus, Tomas and Pausova, Zdenka and Poustka, Luise and Rietschel, Marcella and Robbins, Trevor W and Smolka, Michael N and Gallinat, Juergen and Schumann, Gunter and Knutson, Brian (2017) Blunted ventral striatal responses to anticipated rewards foreshadow problematic drug use in novelty-seeking adolescents. Nature Communications , 8 , p. 14140.

Brennan, Rebekah and Wells, John S G and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2017) The injecting use of image and performance-enhancing drugs (IPED) in the general population: a systematic review. Health and Social Care in the Community , 25 , (5) , pp. 1459-1531.

McVeigh, Jim and Germain, Jennifer and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2017) 2,4-Dinitrophenol, the inferno drug: a netnographic study of user experiences in the quest for leanness. Journal of Substance Use , 22 , (2) , pp. 131-138.

Drug and Alcohol Findings. (2016) Motivation versus education for reducing risky behaviours among people who inject drugs. Drug and Alcohol Findings Research Analysis , (22 July 2016) .

Mitchell, Simon and Gao, Jennifer and Hallett, Mark and Voon, Valarie (2016) The role of social novelty in risk seeking and exploratory behavior: implications for addictions. PLoS ONE , 11 , (7) .

Straley, Megan E and Van Oeffelen, Wesley and Theze, Sarah and Sullivan, Aideen M and O'Mahony, Siobhain M and Cryan, John F and O'Keeffe, Gerard W (2016) Distinct alterations in motor & reward seeking behavior are dependent on the gestational age of exposure to LPS-induced maternal immune activation. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity , 63 , pp. 21-34.

Grehan, Martin (2016) Risk factors for death among MMT patients. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 57, Spring 2016 , pp. 5-6.

Lyons, Suzi (2016) On and off methadone substitution treatment: risks of mortality. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 57, Spring 2016 , pp. 6-8.

O'Gorman, Aileen (2016) Chillin, buzzin, getting mangled, and coming down: Doing differentiated normalisation in risk environments. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 23 , (3) , pp. 247-254.

Drug and Alcohol Findings. (2016) Risky-drinking inpatients respond best to multi-session brief interventions. Drug and Alcohol Findings Research Analysis , (11 April 2016) .

Devaux, Marion and Sassi, Franco (2016) Social disparities in hazardous alcohol use: self-report bias may lead to incorrect estimates. European Journal of Public Health , 26 , (1) , pp. 129-134.

Durkee, Tony and Carli, Vladimir and Floderus, Birgitta and Wasserman, Camilla and Sarchiapone, Marco and Apter, Alan and Balazs, Judit A and Bobes, Julio and Brunner, Romuald and Corcoran, Paul and Cosman, Doina and Haring, Christian and Hoven, Christina W and Kaess, Michael and Kahn, Jean-Pierre and Nemes, Bogdan and Postuvan, Vita and Saiz, Pilar A and Värnik, Peeter and Wasserman, Danuta (2016) Pathological internet use and risk-behaviors among European adolescents. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , 13 , (3) .

Codd, Mary and Mehegan, J and Kelleher, Cecily and Drummond, Anne (2016) Use of hierarchical cluster analysis to classify prisons in Ireland into mutually exclusive drug-use risk categories. Drugs: Education Prevention and Policy , 23 , (2) , pp. 93-98.

Vallersnes, Odd Martin and Dines, Alison M and Wood, David M and Yates, Christopher and Heyerdahl, Fridtjof and Hovda, Knut Erik and Giraudon, Isabelle and Dargan, Paul I (2016) Psychosis associated with acute recreational drug toxicity: a European case series. BMC Psychiatry , 16 , p. 293.

Horan, John Aidan and Deasy, Conor and Henry, Kieran and O'Brien, Declan and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2015) Overdose risk perceptions and experience of overdose among heroin users in Cork, Ireland. Preliminary results from a pilot overdose prevention study. Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems , 17 , (5) , pp. 19-26.

Darvishi, Nahid and Farhadi, Mehran and Haghtalab, Tahereh and Poorolajal, Jalal (2015) Alcohol-related risk of suicidal ideation, suicide attempt, and completed suicide: a meta-analysis. PLoS ONE , 10 , (5) .

Cullen, KJ and Hope, VD and Croxford, S and Shute, J and Ncube, F and Parry, JV (2015) Factors associated with recently acquired hepatitis C virus infection in people who inject drugs in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: new findings from an unlinked anonymous monitoring survey. Epidemiology and Infection , 143 , (7) , pp. 1398-407.

Deasy, Christine and Coughlan, Barry and Pironom, Julie and Jourdan, Didier and Mcnamara, Patricia Mannix (2015) Psychological distress and lifestyle of students: implications for health promotion. Health Promotion International , 30 , (1) , pp. 77-87.

Cortina, Melissa A and Fazel, Mina (2015) The Art Room: An evaluation of a targeted school-based group intervention for students with emotional and behavioural difficulties. The Arts in Psychotherapy , 42 , pp. 35-40.

Davis, Rachel and Campbell, Rona and Hildon, Zoe and Hobbs, Lorna and Michie, Susan (2015) Theories of behaviour and behaviour change across the social and behavioural sciences: a scoping review. Health Psychology Review , 9 , (3) , pp. 323-44.

Mounteney, Jane and Giraudon, Isabelle and Denissov, Gleb and Griffiths, Paul (2015) Fentanyls: are we missing the signs? Highly potent and on the rise in Europe. International Journal of Drug Policy , 26 , (7) , pp. 626-631.

Davoren, Martin P and Hayes, Kevin and Horgan, Mary and Shiely, Frances (2014) Sexually transmitted infection incidence among adolescents in Ireland. Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care , 40 , (4) , pp. 276-282.

Mongan, Deirdre (2014) How attitudes to alcohol affect judgements about sexual behaviour. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 50, Summer 2014 , pp. 18-19.

Madkour, Aubrey Spriggs and de Looze, Margaretha and Ma, Ping and Halpern, Carolyn Tucker and Farhat, Tilda and Ter Bogt, Tom F M and Ehlinger, Virginie and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse and Currie, Candace and Godeau, Emmanuelle (2014) Macro-level age norms for the timing of sexual initiation and adolescents' early sexual initiation in 17 European countries. Journal of Adolescent Health , 55 , (1) , pp. 114-121.

Connolly, Johnny (2014) Investigating the links between substance misuse and crime among young offenders. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 49, Spring 2014 , pp. 16-17.

Shah, Asif R and Smyth, Louise and Tolan, Michael and Bartosik, Waldemar (2014) Haemoptysis in an intravenous drug user: injection needle impacted in the left main bronchus. BMJ Case Reports .

Arensman, Ella and Larkin, Celine and Corcoran, Paul and Reulbach, Udo and Perry, Ivan J (2014) Factors associated with self-cutting as a method of self-harm: findings from the Irish National Registry of Deliberate Self-Harm. European Journal of Public Health , 24 , (2) , pp. 292-297.

Brunner, Romuald and Kaess, Michael and Parzer, Peter and Fischer, Gloria and Carli, Vladimir and Hoven, Christina W and Wasserman, Camilla and Sarchiapone, Marco and Resch, Franz and Apter, Alan and Balazs, Judith and Barzilay, Shira and Bobes, Julio and Corcoran, Paul and Cosmanm, Doina and Haring, Christian and Iosuec, Miriam and Kahn, Jean Pierre and Keeley, Helen and Meszaros, Gergely and Nemes, Bogdan and Podlogar, Tina and Postuvan, Vita and Saiz, Pilar A and Sisask, Merike and Tubiana, Alexandra and Varnik, Airi and Wasserman, Danuta (2014) Life-time prevalence and psychosocial correlates of adolescent direct self-injurious behavior: a comparative study of findings in 11 European countries. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, and Allied Disciplines , 55 , (4) , pp. 337-48.

Carli, Vladimir and Hoven, Christina W and Wasserman, Camilla and Chiesa, Flaminia and Guffanti, Guia and Sarchiapone, Marco and Apter, Alan and Balazs, Judit and Brunner, Romuald and Corcoran, Paul and Cosman, Doina and Haring, Christian and Iosuec, Miriam and Kaess, Michael and Kahn, Jean Pierre and Keeley, Helen and Postuvan, Vita and Saiz, Pilar and Varnik, Airi and Wasserman, Danuta (2014) A newly identified group of adolescents at "invisible" risk for psychopathology and suicidal behavior: findings from the SEYLE study. World Psychiatry , 13 , (1) , pp. 78-86.

Lynn, Ena (2014) The overdose risk information (ORION) project. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 48, Winter 2013 , p. 14.

Larkin, Celine and Di Blasi, Zelda and Arensman, Ella (2014) Risk factors for repetition of self-harm: a systematic review of prospective hospital-based studies. PLoS ONE , 9 , (1) , e84282.

Shiely, Frances and Hayes, Kevin and Horgan, Mary (2014) Comparison of risk factors for prevalent sexually transmitted infections based on attendees at two genitourinary medicine clinics in Ireland. International Journal of STD & AIDS , 25 , (1) , pp. 29-39.

Van Hout, Marie Claire and Brennan, Rebekah (2014) An in-depth case examination of an exotic dancer’s experience of melanotan. International Journal of Drug Policy , 25 , (3) , pp. 444-450.

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[RTE Brainstorm] , Martyn, Fiona We need to talk about Ireland's problem with alcohol. (01 Oct 2020)

[Irish Times] , Power, Jack Almost one-third of 17/18-year-olds ‘risky drinkers’, study finds. (30 Jul 2020)

[An Phoblacht] , Doolan, Daithi Time to talk about ‘silver bullet’ drug use. (14 Jul 2020)

[Irish Examiner] , Woulfe, Jimmy Senior addiction counsellor voices fears over surge in 'snowballing' in Cork and Limerick. (09 Jul 2020)

[Irish Times] , Gleeson, Colin Minister seeks report on use of laughing gas following death of a teenager. (08 Jul 2020)

[Southern Star] , O'Mahony, Kieran West Corks cocaine wars (part 1). (11 May 2020)

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[Irish Examiner] , Ó Fátharta, Conall Harmful impact of binge drinking. (24 Oct 2019)

[Irish Times] , Cullen, Paul Ireland will miss target for eliminating hepatitis C by 20 years, group claims. (26 Sep 2019)

[RTE Primetime] Is Ireland getting to grips with its drugs policy? (20 Sep 2019)

[] , Ryan, Orla 'Passing out is very, very common': 55% jump in referrals to G detox clinic amid growing sexual assault fears. (14 Sep 2019)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Rise in risky drug injecting in Cork City. (21 May 2019)

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[Irish Medical Times] , Cahill, Niamh A warning on the failure to take cannabis use seriously. (24 Jan 2019)

[] , MacNamee, Garreth and Ryan, Orla Chemsex: How dangerous party drugs are sourced and stored in Ireland. (04 Dec 2018)

[Health Products Regulatory Authority] Dangers of anabolic steroids highlighted by new HPRA ‘Zero Gains’ campaign. (08 Oct 2018)

[Irish Times] , Thompson, Sylvia Being alert to the risks of falsified and substandard medicines. (27 Sep 2018)

[] , Ryan, Orla How one drug can make sex euphoric, but also destroy lives. (12 Sep 2018)

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[Irish Times] , Thompson, Sylvia ‘For years after I stopped drinking, people still saw me as an alcoholic’. (01 Sep 2018)

[] Hammered home. (22 Aug 2018)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Drug users ‘more blind now’ to risks. (03 Aug 2018)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Cocaine users urged to take test dose, use sterile straws, and not share straws. (18 Jul 2018)

[] , McCrave, Conor Doctor who treated unconscious teen warns Irish people are playing 'Russian roulette' with drugs. (11 Jul 2018)

[] , Ryan, Philip Two in five college students believe drunk sex is 'normal and harmless'. (08 Jul 2018)

[Irish Times] , Houston, Muiris Anabolic steroids and adolescents’ culture of invulnerability. (06 Jul 2018)

[Irish Examiner] , Murray, Niall Young drink drivers to be part of RSA research. (05 Jan 2018)

[] , Brophy, Daragh Increase in people smoking and injecting crack cocaine in Dublin. (15 Nov 2017)

[Irish Times] , O'Morain, Padraig Diseases of despair – a striking phrase but what’s behind it? (22 Aug 2017)

[Irish Examiner] One in three drowning victims consumed alcohol before death. (04 Aug 2017)

[Irish Times] , O'Morain, Padraig Meeting psychological needs – but going nowhere. (18 Apr 2017)

[] , von Radowitz, John Gamblers' brain activity resembles patterns in drug addicts - research shows. (03 Jan 2017)

[Irish Examiner] New trend called 'chemsex' causing sharp rise in STIs in Dublin. (13 Dec 2016)

[ESRI] Growing Up in Ireland. The life of a 17/18-year-old in 2016. (03 Nov 2016)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn Drink driving ‘creeping up’ as alcohol involved in third of fatal collisions. (23 Aug 2016)

[] , Foy, Ken and Grant, Martin and Larkin, Laura Gardai vow crackdown on 'super-heroin' smugglers. (12 Aug 2016)

[] , O'Donnell, Liz Road deaths are rising - we need to talk about young men and alcohol. (29 Jul 2016)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn Alert over abuse of ‘boosters’ in gyms. (28 Apr 2016)

[RTE Primetime] Prime Time: Is there any way to find out if illegal pills and powders contain potentially lethal ingredients? (28 Jan 2016)

[] , O'Regan, Mark Teenagers are being used as 'guinea pigs' to test lethal substances. (26 Jan 2016)

[Irish Examiner] , English, Eoin Sister of critical Cork teen backs public health warnings to avoid 'party pills'. (21 Jan 2016)

[Health Service Executive] Updated HSE statement on dangers of consuming psychedelic drugs. (21 Jan 2016)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Brien, Kelly Majority of people admit alcohol makes them lose control. (01 Sep 2015)

[] Behind every overdose there is a family that is suffering. (31 Aug 2015)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Increase in numbers sniffing gas. (25 Aug 2015)

[Belfastlive] Northern Ireland hospitals paid out more than £134million on drink and drug injuries and illnesses in just five years. (23 Aug 2015)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn Kids as young as 13 using ‘legal highs’. (10 Jul 2015)

[] Of 23,000 who say they took MDMA, 202 ended up in hospital. (18 Jun 2015)

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[] , Colfor, Matthew Exam extremes: ADHD drug misuse and abuse. (30 Apr 2015)

[] , Healy, Paul and Fegan, Joyce 'I have to lock our church doors every day to stop drug addicts shooting up' - priest. (20 Feb 2015)

[Irish Examiner] , Neylon, Laoise Number of drownings falls but alcohol a factor in third of cases. (18 Nov 2014)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Drug contains ‘highly toxic’ chemicals. (20 Sep 2014)

[Irish Mirror] , Ward, James Warning as deadly designer drug MDPV hits streets. (19 Sep 2014)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Halloran, Georgina GP highlights the dangers of ‘pass-out game’ among teens. (17 Sep 2014)

[Irish Examiner] New programme tackling self-harm and suicide to be rolled out across the country. (21 Jun 2014)

[] , Cusack, Jim Home-made drugs are 'driving students to self-harm'. (25 May 2014)

[] , Hogan, Louise and Brady, Tom Ten deaths in two years linked to lethal ecstasy, gardai fear. (24 May 2014)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Universal testing of Hep C/HIV piloted at SJH ED. (16 May 2014)

[Irish Examiner] , Maguire, Stephen Coroner warns of dangers of contaminated alcoholic drinks. (04 Apr 2014)

[] , Leslie, Antonia Teens pumped up on high-octane activities don't need to get drunk. (09 Feb 2014)

[] Column: Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death challenges our cosy stereotypes about addicts. (06 Feb 2014)

[Irish Examiner] , Ó Fátharta, Conall ‘Tsunami of homicides and rapes’ if drink craze continues. (04 Feb 2014)

[] , O'Regan, Eilish 70pc of sex victims 'had drunk 12 units of alcohol'. (03 Feb 2014)

[] Young people warned away from ‘very dangerous’ Neknominations. (02 Feb 2014)

[] Intervention to change unhealthy behaviour could save Irish lives. (09 Jan 2014)

[] Lollipop used for road safety – but not as you might think. (22 Dec 2013)

[] Teenagers whose friends self-harm are more likely to self-harm. (11 Dec 2013)

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[] Children hospitalised after self-harming is on the increase. (21 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Sullivan, Claire Special report day 1: The real story behind heroin use. (18 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , Maguire, Stephen Young man’s death used in campaign against legal highs. (11 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Tranquillisers and methadone send drug-related deaths soaring by 30%. (11 Nov 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Two thirds of 4,200 overdoses intentional. (11 Nov 2013)

[Irish Independent] , Coleman, David 'Choking game' is here – and parents must be ready to tackle it head on. (11 Oct 2013)

[Irish Examiner Breaking News] Many heavy drinkers believe they drink only 'socially', expert claims. (16 Aug 2013)

[Irish Independent] , O'Sullivan, Majella Lifeguards pluck 559 struggling swimmers from the water in July alone. (09 Aug 2013)

[Irish Independent] , Saul, Heather The video that shows why trains and booze don't mix. (01 Aug 2013)

[] , Condon, Deborah Warning on buying meds online. (01 Jul 2013)

[] Crystal meth: The side effects of Breaking Bad in Ireland. (01 Jun 2013)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac EU warning over ‘relentless supply’ of synthetic drugs. (29 May 2013)

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[Irish Examiner] , Cassidy, Eddie Support for at-risk youths. (15 May 2013)

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[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Kerry CoCo alcohol call is ‘another reason to move'. (11 Apr 2013)

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[Medical Independent] , De Brun, Rita Online drugs a risky business. (01 Nov 2012)

[RTE News] Two Cork deaths linked to strong batch of heroin. (05 Oct 2012)

[Medical Independent] , Fogarty, James The remedy as the problem. (04 Oct 2012)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Action plan on alcohol must be a top priority for Government. (24 Sep 2012)

[] HSE in warning to drug users over powder form of ecstasy. (12 Sep 2012)

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Inchley, Jo and Currie, Dorothy and Young, Taryn and Samdal, Oddrun and Torsheim, Torbjørn and Augustson, Lise and Mathison, Frida and Aleman-Diaz, Aixa and Molcho, Michal and Weber, Martin and Barnekow, Vivian, eds. (2016) Health behaviour in school-aged children (HBSC) study: international report from the 2013/2014 survey. Denmark: World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.

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Okakpu, Emeka and McDonnell, Sean (2015) Alcohol survey 2015. A study of pattern and trend of alcohol use within Canal Communities Drug & Alcohol Task Force areas (Bluebell, Inchicore and Rialto). Dublin: Canal Communities Local Drugs and Alcohol Task Force.

Griffin, Eve and Arensman, Ella and Corcoran, Paul and Wall, Amanda and Williamson, Eileen and Perry, Ivan J (2014) National Registry of Deliberate Self Harm annual report 2013. Cork: National Suicide Research Foundation.

Long, Jean and Mongan, Deirdre (2014) Alcohol consumption in Ireland 2013: analysis of a national alcohol diary survey. Dublin: Health Research Board.

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. (2014) Behaviour change: individual approaches. London: NICE.

MacNeela, Padraig and Conway, Thomas and Kavanagh, Siobhan and Kennedy, Lisa Ann and McCaffrey, John (2014) Young people, alcohol and sex: what’s consent got to do with it? Exploring how attitudes to alcohol impact on judgements about consent to sexual activity: a qualitative study of university students. Galway: Rape Crisis Network Ireland.

National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2014) Drugs, brains and behavior: the science of addiction. Bethesda, md: National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Hudson, Eibhlin and Mosca, Irene and Madden, David Patrick (2014) A formal investigation of inequalities in health behaviours after age 50 on the Island of Ireland. Dublin: University College Dublin. School of Economics.

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Dermody, Aoife and Gardner, Caroline and Quigley, M and Cullen, Walter (2014) Preventing and responding to overdose in McGarry House, Novas. Limerick: Novas Initiatives.

Strategic Review Group on Penal Policy. (2014) Strategic review of penal policy. Dublin: Department of Justice and Equality.

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems. (2014) Alcohol and the developing adolescent brain: evidence review. Edinburgh: Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems.

Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2014) Health Protection Surveillance Centre annual report 2013. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2013) Health Protection Surveillance Centre annual report 2012. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

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Global Commission on Drug Policy. (2013) The negative impact of the war on drugs on public health: the hidden hepatitis C epidemic. Geneva: Global Commission on Drug Policy.

Higgins, Kathryn and McCann, Mark and McLaughlin, Aisling and McCartan, Claire and Perra, Oliver (2013) Investigating parental monitoring, school and family influences on adolescent alcohol use. London: Alcohol Research UK.

Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2013) Health Protection Surveillance Centre annual report 2011. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

World Health Organization, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS. (2013) WHO, UNODC, UNAIDS Technical Guide for countries to set targets for universal access to HIV prevention, treatment and care for injecting drug users - 2012 Revision. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization.

Stevens, Alex and O'Brien, Kate and Coulton, Simon (2013) RisKit programme- operation manual. Kent: University of Kent.

O'Gorman, Aileen and Piggott, Kevin and Napier, Kristina and Driscoll, Alan and Emerson, Darren and Mooney, Robert and Fennelly, Cara and Gately, Pamela and Foley, Mary (2013) An analysis of current licit and illicit drug use patterns in the Finglas-Cabra local drugs task force area. Dublin: Finglas/Cabra Local Drugs Task Force.

Gesundheit Österreich Forschungs- und Planungs GmbH, Sogeti. Busch, Martin and Grabenhofer-Efferth, Alexander and Wiegl, Marion and Wirl, Charlotte (2013) Report on the current state of play of the 2003 Council Recommendation on the prevention and reduction of health-related harm, associated with drug dependence, in the EU and candidate countries. Vienna: European Commission.

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. (2013) Self‑harm. London: NICE.

British Association of Social Workers. (2012) Young people & alcohol. Essential information for social workers. Birmingham: British Association of Social Workers.

National Advisory Committee on Drugs, Public Health Information and Research Branch. (2012) Drug use in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm in Ireland 2010/2011 drug prevalence survey. Bulletin 7. Dublin: National Advisory Committee on Drugs & Public Health Information and Research Branch.

Kelly, Colette and Gavin, Aoife and Molcho, Michal and Nic Gabhainn, Saoirse (2012) The Irish health behaviour in school-aged children (HBSC) study 2010. Galway: Department of Health and National University of Ireland, Galway.

Currie, Candace and Zanotti, Cara and Morgan, Antony and Currie, Dorothy and de Loozw, Margaretha and Roberts, Chris and Samdal, Oddrun and Barnekow, Vivian, eds. (2012) Social determinants of health and well-being among young people : Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children (HBSC) study: international report from the 2009/2010 survey. Copenhagen: World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.

Dooley, Barbara and Fitzgerald, Amanda (2012) My world survey: national study of youth mental health in Ireland. Dublin: Headstrong – The National Centre for Youth Mental Health; UCD School of Psychology.

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. (2012) HIV/AIDS country profile 2011: Ireland. Copenhagen: World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. (2012) Hepatitis B and C: ways to promote and offer testing to people at increased risk of infection. London: NICE.

Health Service Executive. (2012) A quick question. Dublin: Health Service Executive.

Frisher, Martin and Baldacchino, Alex and Crome, Ilana and Bloor, Roger (2012) Preventing opioid overdoses in Europe: a critical assessment of known risk factors and preventative measures. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

World Health Organization, HIV Programme. (2012) Prevention and treatment of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections for sex workers in low- and middle-income countries. Recommendations for a public health approach. Geneva: World Health Organization.

Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2012) Report on hepatitis C notifications quarter 3 2012. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2012) Report on hepatitis C notifications quarter 4 2012. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

Walker, Janet and Donaldson, Cam (2011) Intervening to improve outcomes for vulnerable young people: a review of the evidence. London: Department of Education.

Bremnar, Pamela and Burnett, Jamie and Nunney, Fay and Ravat, Mohammed and Mistral, Willm (2011) Young people, alcohol and influences. London: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

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Alcohol Concern Cymru. (2011) Mixed messages. Cardiff: Alcohol Concern.

Suhrcke, Marc and de Paz Nieves, Carmen (2011) The impact of health and health behaviours on educational outcomes in high-income countries: a review of the evidence. Copenhagen,: World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.

National Advisory Committee on Drugs. Haase, Trutz and Pratschke, Jonathan (2010) Risk and protection factors for substance use among young people: a comparative study of early school-leavers and school-attending students. Dublin: Stationery Office.

Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. (2010) If they're getting loaded, why can't I? Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

Seaman, Peter and Ikegwuonu, Theresa (2010) Drinking to belong understanding young adults’ alcohol use within social networks. Glasgow: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Arensman, Ella and Coffey, Claire (2010) The efficacy of a self-harm awareness training programme: report of an independent evaluation. Cork: National Suicide Research Foundation.

Humeniuk, Rachel and Henry Edwards, S and Ali, Robert and Meena, S (2010) Self-help strategies for cutting down or stopping substance use: a guide. Geneva: World Health Organization.

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National Advisory Committee on Drugs. Cox, Gemma and Whitaker, Teresa (2009) Drug use, sex work and the risk environment in Dublin. Dublin: Stationery Office.

Bellis, Mark A and Morleo, Michela and Tocque, Karen and Dedman, Dan and Phillips-Howard, Penny and Perkins, Clare and Jones, Lisa (2009) Contributions of alcohol use to teenage pregnancy: an initial examination of geographical and evidence based associations. Liverpool: North West Public Health Observatory.

Thomas, James and Vigurs, Carol-Ann and Oliver, Kathryn and Suarez, Bettina and Newman, Mark and Dickson, Kelly and Sinclair, Jenny (2008) Targeted youth support: Rapid evidence assessment of effective early interventions for youth at risk of future poor outcomes. London: Institute of Education, University of London.

Oliver, Philip and Forrest, Robert and Keen, Jenny (2007) Does the combined use of heroin or methadone and other substances increase the risk of overdose? London: National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse.

Downes, Paul and Maunsell, Catherine (2007) Count us in: Tackling early school leaving in south west inner city Dublin: an integrated response. Dublin: South Inner City Community Development Association and South Inner City Local Drugs Task Force.

Madden, David (2007) Health interventions and risky behaviour. Dublin: University College Dublin.

Thomas, J and Kavanagh, J and Tucker, H and Burchett, H and Tripney, J and Oakley, A (2007) Accidental injury, risk-taking behaviour and the social circumstances in which young people (aged 12-24) live: a systematic review. London: EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London.

Davies, Peter (2006) Risk and need in offender populations in Ireland. Navan: Probation Service.

Coleman, Lester and Cater, Suzanne (2005) Underage 'risky' drinking: motivations and outcomes. York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

McElrath, Karen and Jordan, Michele (2005) Drug use and risk behaviours among injecting drug users. Belfast: Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety.

McKeown, Kieran and Clarke, Madeleine (2004) Male mental health in Ireland. Dublin: One Foundation.

Rhatigan, Annette and Shelley, Emer (2002) Health behaviours of school pupils in the Eastern Health Board. Eastern Health Board, Health Promotion Unit.

Fleming, Ted and Gallagher, Anne (2002) In trouble from day one. Children in Clondalkin with emotional and behavioural difficulties: a community response. Dublin: Clondalkin Partnership & MACE.

McElrath, Karen (2001) Heroin use in Northern Ireland: a qualitative study into heroin users' lifestyles, experiences, and risk behaviours (1997-1999). Belfast: Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety.

Mayock, Paula (2000) Choosers or losers? Influences on young people's choices about drugs in inner-city Dublin. Dublin: Children's Research Centre.

Trinity College Dublin. Department of Community Health and General Practice. Long, Jean and Allwright, Shane and Barry, Joseph and Reaper-Reynolds, Sheilagh and Thornton, Lelia and Bradley, Fiona (2000) Hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV in Irish prisoners, part II: prevalence and risk in committal prisoners 1999. Dublin: Stationery Office.

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Dail Debates

[Oireachtas] Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality Debate - Review of legislation on prostitution: Discussion (continued). (12 Dec 2012)

[Oireachtas] Topical issue debate - suicide incidence. (17 Jul 2012)


Kuhn, Cynthia M and Koob, George F (2010) Advances in the neuroscience of addiction. Frontiers in Neuroscience London: CRC Press .

Carlson, Dale and Carlson, Hannah (2010) Addiction: the brain disease. Madison CT: Bick Publishing House .

Slovic, Paul (2010) The feeling of risk: new perspectives on risk perception. New York: Taylor & Francis .

Decorte, Tom and Fountain, Jane, eds. (2010) Pleasure, pain and profit. European perspectives on drugs. Lengerich: Pabst Science Publishers .

Schoon, Ingrid (2006) Risk and resilience: adaptations in changing times. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press .

Sanders, Bill, ed. (2006) Drugs, clubs and young people: sociological and public health perspectives. Aldershot: Ashgate .

Pates, Richard and McBride, Andrew and Arnold, Karin, eds. (2005) Injecting illicit drugs. Oxford: Blackwell .

MacLachlan, Malcom and Smyth, Caroline, eds. (2004) Binge drinking and youth culture: alternative perspectives. Dublin: Liffey Press .

Calafat, Amador and Fernandez, Cesareo and Juan, Montserrat and Anttila, Anu-Hanna and Arias, Ruth and Bellis, Mark A and Bohrn, Karl and Fenk, Regina and Hughes, Karen and Kerschl, Andrea Viktoria and Kokkevi, Anna and Kuussaari, Kristiina and Mendes, Fernando and Leenders, Frank and Simon, Joseph and Spyropoulou, Joseph Simon Maria and Wijngaart, Goof van de and Zavatti, Patrizia (2003) Enjoying the nightlife in Europe: the role of moderation. Palma de Mollorca: IREFREA .

LeBlanc, Adrian Nicole (2003) Random family: love, drugs, trouble, and coming of age in the bronx. London: Flamingo .

Council of Europe. Co-operation Group to Combat Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Drugs (Pompidou Group). (2003) Risk reduction linked to the use of substances other than by injection: Seminar organised by the Co-operation Group to Combat Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Drugs (Pompidou Group), Strasbourg (France), 21-22 February 2002. Strasbourg: Council of Europe .

Dodes, Lance M (2002) The heart of addiction. New York: HarperCollins .

Geigerenzer, Gerd (2002) Reckoning with risk. Learning to live with uncertainty. London: Penguin .

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. Fountain, Jane and Rhodes, Tim and Barnard, Marina and Hariga, Fabienne and Avilés, Nuria Romo and Vicente, Julian and Weber, Urban (2001) Injecting drug use, risk behaviour and qualitative research in the time of AIDS. EMCDDA Insights Series no. 4 Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities .

Millar, Michelle A and Alberts, Jess K and Hecht, Michael L and Trost, Melanie R and Krizek, Robert L (2000) Adolescent relationships and drug use. LEA's personal relationships series Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates .

South, Nigel, ed. (1999) Drugs cultures, controls & everyday life. London: Sage .

Parker, Howard and Aldridge, Judith and Measham, Fiona (1998) Illegal leisure: the normalization of adolescent recreational drug use. Adolescence and Society London: Routledge .

Brick, John and Erickson, Carlton (1998) Drugs, the brain, and behavior: the pharmacology of abuse and dependence. New York: Haworth Medical Press .

Brown, Barry S and Mills, Arnold R, eds. (1987) National Institute on Drug Abuse. Youth at risk for substance abuse. Rockville MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services .

Blaine, Jack D and Julius, Demetrios A, eds. (1977) Psychodynamics of drug dependence. NIDA Research Monograph Series (12). New Jersey: Jason Aronson .

Book Section

Lawless, Marie (2003) Private lives - public issues: an investigation into the health status of female drug users. In: Pieces of the jigsaw: six reports addressing homelessness and drug use in Ireland. Dublin: Merchants Quay Ireland , 4 - 78.

Conference or Workshop Item

Fitzgerald, Amanda (2012) The My World Survey (MWS): The twin track- alcohol and mental health in young people today. In: ‘Time Please … For Change’, 1 November 2012, Royal College of Physicians.


O'Keeffe, Linda M (2014) Monitoring behaviours and experiences before, during and after pregnancy in Ireland. PhD thesis, University College Cork.

Murray, Denis (2013) Professionals’ understanding of risk factors for substance misuse by young people and approaches to intervention. Masters thesis, National University of Ireland, Galway.

Hopper, Louise (2013) The contribution of cognitive biases to the development and maintenance of smoking-related addiction in adolescents and adults. PhD thesis, Trinity College Dublin.

McMahon, Elaine M (2012) Vulnerability or resilience? Psycho-social factors associated with deliberate self-harm among adolescents. PhD thesis, University College Cork.

Cronly, Jennifer (2011) Heroin initiation and risk: an ethno-epidemiological approach. PhD thesis, Trinity College Dublin.

(start date 1 October 2009) Harron, Jaclyn (2009) Delinquent behaviour between the ages of 11-16 years: a secondary data analysis of the Belfast Youth Development Study (BYDS). PhD thesis, Queen's University Belfast.

O'Sullivan, Patrick (2004) A study of the prevalence of blood-borne viral diseases in injecting drug users receiving methadone maintenance in the National Drug Treatment Centre at Trinity Court in Dublin. Other thesis, The Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.


O'Rourke, Sean (2018) Heroin injection centre. Dublin: RTE- Today with Sean O'Rourke.

Teaching Resource

Problem behaviour (youth). Outcomes measurement tool: drug use behaviour – prevention.


Amarach. (2012) Water safety research presentation. Drinkaware, Dublin.


Royal College of Psychiatrists. (2020) Alcohol and drugs: for parents and carers. London: Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Health Service Executive. (2012) Advice on the use on injecting tanning agents, e.g. Melanotan. Health Service Executive.


National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. (2019) Antisocial behaviour and conduct disorders in children and young people overview. URL:

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. (2019) Needle and syringe programmes overview. URL:

NHS Choices. (2018) Alcohol misuse overview. URL:

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2017) Online policy and practice briefings: Vulnerable young people. URL:

Health Service Executive. (2015) Health A-Z. Drug misuse. URL:

NHS Choices. (2015) Addiction overview. URL:

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