DRUGS AND THEIR EFFECTS. What is a Drug?. A drug is any substance—solid, liquid or gas—that brings about physical and/or psychological changes in the body. What drugs do you think are most commonly used by secondary school students?. 2008 Australian Secondary Students’ Alcohol & Drug Survey.
Did any of these results from the 2008 Australian Secondary Students’ Alcohol and Drug Survey surprise you?
Becis 15, she is at an 18th birthday party with her best friend Sally.
Bec’sparents have let her attend provided she does not drink and is ready to be picked up at 12.00. This is the first party with alcohol that they have let her attend without them.
At 10.30pm Sally offers Beca drink. Sally has already drunk a couple.