Richard Midford

Summary

Affiliation: Edith Cowan University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi Preventing alcohol harm: Early results from a cluster randomised, controlled trial in Victoria, Australia of comprehensive harm minimisation school drug education
    Richard Midford
    Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:142-50. 2014
  2. pmc Drug education in Victorian schools (DEVS): the study protocol for a harm reduction focused school drug education trial
    Richard Midford
    Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:112. 2012
  3. doi Drug prevention programmes for young people: where have we been and where should we be going?
    Richard Midford
    Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Addiction 105:1688-95. 2010
  4. ncbi Starting to drink: the experiences of Australian lower secondary students with alcohol
    Gillian Davenport
    Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Edith Cowan University, WA, USA
    J Drug Educ 42:87-98. 2012
  5. ncbi Is Australia 'fair dinkum' about drug education in schools?
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:421-7. 2007
  6. ncbi The legacy of a community mobilisation project to reduce alcohol related harm
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:3-11. 2005
  7. ncbi School leaver (graduate) celebrations in Margaret River, Western Australia: a community approach to management
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1915-32. 2007
  8. ncbi Alcohol policy and harm reduction in Australia
    Wendy Loxley
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:559-68. 2005
  9. ncbi Early unsupervised drinking--reducing the risks. The School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction Project
    Nyanda McBride
    National Drug Research Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:263-76. 2003
  10. ncbi Evaluation of the In Touch training program for the management of alcohol and other drug use issues in schools
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Drug Educ 35:1-14. 2005

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Publications11

  1. doi Preventing alcohol harm: Early results from a cluster randomised, controlled trial in Victoria, Australia of comprehensive harm minimisation school drug education
    Richard Midford
    Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:142-50. 2014
    ..This intervention dealt with both licit and illicit drugs, employed a harm minimisation approach that incorporated interactive, skill based, teaching methods and capitalised on parental influence through home activities...
  2. pmc Drug education in Victorian schools (DEVS): the study protocol for a harm reduction focused school drug education trial
    Richard Midford
    Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia
    BMC Public Health 12:112. 2012
    ..It seeks to incorporate the social influence of parents through home activities. It also emphasises the use of appropriate pedagogy in the delivery of classroom lessons...
  3. doi Drug prevention programmes for young people: where have we been and where should we be going?
    Richard Midford
    Edith Cowan University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Addiction 105:1688-95. 2010
    ..The aim of this is to create better understanding of the elements that maximize programme effectiveness, what can be achieved by prevention programmes and how programmes can be improved...
  4. ncbi Starting to drink: the experiences of Australian lower secondary students with alcohol
    Gillian Davenport
    Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Edith Cowan University, WA, USA
    J Drug Educ 42:87-98. 2012
    ..Higher levels of drinking by rural students, accompanied by more risky patterns of consumption and the possibility of greater harm, supports prioritizing interventions in rural schools...
  5. ncbi Is Australia 'fair dinkum' about drug education in schools?
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:421-7. 2007
    ..To do less is to fail the young people of Australia...
  6. ncbi The legacy of a community mobilisation project to reduce alcohol related harm
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:3-11. 2005
    ..The original project initiated cultural and structural change in the way alcohol problems are dealt with in Geraldton and this has produced on-going benefit for the community...
  7. ncbi School leaver (graduate) celebrations in Margaret River, Western Australia: a community approach to management
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1915-32. 2007
    ..Providing activities built a relationship between the leavers and the community and seemed important in minimizing problems for both groups. An added bonus was the community developed greater confidence and capacity...
  8. ncbi Alcohol policy and harm reduction in Australia
    Wendy Loxley
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:559-68. 2005
    ..in a climate of 'small government', removing restrictions of 'fair competition' in business and a belief in the free market, what does the research have to say about recommended policies and strategies to reduce alcohol-related harm?..
  9. ncbi Early unsupervised drinking--reducing the risks. The School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction Project
    Nyanda McBride
    National Drug Research Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:263-76. 2003
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  10. ncbi Evaluation of the In Touch training program for the management of alcohol and other drug use issues in schools
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Drug Educ 35:1-14. 2005
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  11. ncbi Australia and alcohol: living down the legend
    Richard Midford
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Addiction 100:891-6. 2005