6] UNODC produces a broad range of publications in our areas of work.
All documents are in pdf format, unless otherwise specified.
|World Drug Report||Crime and Drug Survey||Bulletin on Narcotics|
7] Patients who Drink
- How can Doctors help?
Alcohol use scenario in India
Steady increase in alcohol consumption and reduction in age of first alcohol use
Most Indians do not drink, but those who drink, drink frequently and heavily
Awareness about harm associated with alcohol is low read more…
8] Alcoholics Anonymous
9] From the May 2010 issue of AA Grapevine
It's not the shoelace
An AA sees that time in the program doesn't make him immune to negative emotions
Recently, my home group conducted a workshop exploring emotional sobriety. We broke it up into different aspects such as "What is emotional sobriety?" "How does it differ from physical sobriety?" etc. My assignment was to explore: "Why we need emotional sobriety," and I presented it as follows: When I first came to AA my emotions rose to the surface, where I became aware of them. While I thought that I had successfully submerged them with alcohol when I was drinking, I can't deny that I often drank at "him," "her," "Mom," "Dad," the boss, some unfair customer, a disrespectful sales clerk, the police, the system or whatever. I could say that alcohol let me not feel, but the truth is that I felt everything and often wanted to show "them." Read more >