‘Legal Highs’ and Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS)

Legal highs and NPSThe growing popularity of Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) is causing wide confusion among the public. This briefing paper is intended to provide basic information for teachers and practitioners willing to include these substances in their alcohol and drug education programme.

To access a full update on the Psychoactive Substances Act and its implications, please see ‘Psychoactive Substances: what schools need to know about the new law’.

This briefing paper is part of a series produced by Mentor ADEPIS on alcohol and drug education and prevention, for teachers and practitioners.

 

‘Legal Highs’ and Novel Psychoactive Substances Resource Update. The Psychoactive Substances Bill

NPSIn the light of the recent policy developments of legislation against Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS), this briefing paper intends to update teachers and practitioners willing to include these substances in their alcohol and drug education programme about potential changes of approach to NPS regulation in the UK.

 

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