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2012 Brady M (2012) The National Drug Strategy and Indigenous Australians: missed opportunities and future challenges [the James Rankin Oration 2011]. Drug and Alcohol Review; 31(6): 747–753 Entwhistle P, Entwhistle D (2012) First review of alcohol and drugs (AOD) Indigenous communities project (2011-2014) May 2012. Darwin: Amity Community Services 2011 Allan J, Campbell M (2011) Improving access to hard-to-reach services: a soft entry approach to drug and alcohol services for rural Australian Aboriginal communities. Social Work in Health Care; 50(6): 443-465 Entwistle P, Entwistle D, Piper K, Stothers K, Centre for Remote Health (2011) AOD Indigenous Communities Project 2009-2011 : final evaluation report. Darwin: Amity Community Services Logan G, Bakos K (2011) Our Healing Ways successful strategies for working with dual diagnosis issues, Aboriginal way. Fitzroy, Vic: Victorian Dual Diagnosis Education and Training Unit Munro A, Allan J (2011) Can family-focussed interventions improve problematic substance use in Aboriginal communities? A role for social work. Australian Social Work; 64(2): 169-182 Nagel T, Kavanagh D, Barclay L, Trauer T, Chenhall R, Frendin J, Grifﬁn C (2011) Integrating treatment for mental and physical disorders and substance misuse in Indigenous primary care settings. Australasian Psychiatry; 19(Supplement 1): S17-S19 2010 Gray D, Stearne A, Wilson M, Doyle M (2010) Indigenous-specific alcohol and other drug interventions: continuities, changes and areas of greatest need. Canberra: Australian National Council on Drugs Mapfumo L, Waples-Crowe P, Ware J (2010) Action research: addressing HIV risks related to injecting drug use in Victorian Aboriginal communities. Melbourne: Anex 2009 Siggins Miller (2009) Evaluation and monitoring of the National Drug Strategy 2004-2009. Canberra: National Drug Strategy Urbis (2009) Evaluation of the National Drug Strategy Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Complementary Action Plan 2003 - 2009: final report. Canberra: National Drug Strategy 2008 Department of Families Housing Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (2008) Lessons learnt about strengthening Indigenous families and communities: Stronger Families and Communities Strategy 2000–2004. Canberra: Department of Families Housing Community Services and Indigenous Affairs 2007 Select Committee on Substance Abuse in the Community (2007) Substance abuse in remote communities: confronting the confusion and disconnection. Darwin: Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory
This comprehensive report is the result of an inquiry into substance abuse in Northern Territory remote communities. Essentially it identifies factors that contribute to the resiliency and vulnerability of communities in regards to substance abuse. The information pertains to: the inquisition process; the impact and prevalence of three commonly used substances; services in the Territory responding to substance abuse; and the social factors contributing to substance abuse. The report also includes recommendations for addressing the substance abuse problem.
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