Suggested time: 20 minutes
Links to other modulesHelping young people identify their needs
OverviewLearners will be introduced to the various reasons behind young people and AOD use. Schaeffer's model helps the learner to understand and identify with different patterns of drug use. Other 'model' types will be discussed and compared during this particular topic.
Key issues3.1 Reasons why people use drugs
3.2 Types of AOD use – Schaeffer's model
3.4 Models that help us understand AOD use in society