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Drunk teenagers simply copying drunk adults

Professor Doug Sellman hits the nail on the head. If we want teenagers to behave, adults need to behave first! Boozing teens just ‘mimicking their elders’ Stuff.co.nz 17/02/2011 Teenagers drinking large amounts are the victims of New Zealand’s heavy drinking…

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Parents should be making tea, not ‘P’

With thanks to the Southland Times for their neat title! Forgotten victims of drugs underworld Record number of children found in drug dens Children are the forgotten victims of New Zealand’s drug misery, with record numbers being found in illicit…

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Experts support our call on ADHD

From the Sunday Star Times today ADHD kids given ‘wrong care and treatment’ Many of the children being given drugs for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may have been misdiagnosed, an expert believes. Psychologist and behavioural expert Frances Steinberg believes shoddy…

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Parents Can Claim School Fees Refund

Media Release 11 February 2011 Family First NZ is reminding and possibly informing parents that when they complete their IRD Tax Returns for the financial year ended 31 March 2011, they are entitled to claim back 1/3’rd of their school…

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