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4 edition of Ontario profile: alcohol and other drugs. found in the catalog.

Ontario profile: alcohol and other drugs.

Ontario. Addiction Research Foundation. Statistical Information Service.

Ontario profile: alcohol and other drugs.

by Ontario. Addiction Research Foundation. Statistical Information Service.

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Published by The Foundation in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcohol use -- Ontario -- Statistics,
  • Drug use -- Ontario -- Statistics

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22108048M
    ISBN 100888681933

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Almost all custody orders, in these instances, would require the parent not to use drugs or alcohol while the children are in their supervision.

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Alcohol and other drug (AOD) involvement by adolescents is still a major public health issue in this country. 1 (1 In this chapter, adolescent is given the standard definition—12–18 years of age. This definition is appropriate given that most assessment measures are validated and standardized on teenagers in this age range.

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