In studying drug abuse between the genders, it’s important to look closely at effective recovery therapies as well as patterns and consequences of substance abuse.
The study of how gender influences drug addiction is relatively new. Anderson, Ph D, points out in Drug Use and Gender, male drug abuse set the standard for addiction studies until the 1980s.
If you are interested in doing so, please email us for some advice on how to proceed.
We also have a facebook group where you can join in and chat: fb.com/groups/hearingvoicesnetworkaotearoanz View website Email: Empowering families and whanau of people with disabilities and health impairments through support and information.
Address: 4 -12 Cruickshank St, Kilbirnie, Wellington 6241 View website Phone: 0800 004 001 Email: The Phobic Trust (now The Anxiety New Zealand Trust) was first conceptualised by Marcia Read QSO and the late Mr David Ludbrook. A 24 hour voluntary phone line was established in 1983 and from this a trial clinic started in Parnell, with the main St Luke's clinic being created soon afterwards. View website Phone: 08 or A NZ-run mental illness consumer peer support group available to all, online 24/7.
The Big Black Dog Message Board was started in August 2008 and currently has around 160 members (membership & registration is free but essential to post or visit the chat room).
Our hearing voices support groups are usually run by volunteers.