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Joint Effort Quit App

NCPIC has now released it's new, FREE Joint Effort quit app. The app helps people who want to cut down or quit cannabis use by letting them buddy up and get support, monitor use and spend, set goals, identify and manage triggers, write journals and much more.

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27/07/2016

Pot and period pain – the perfect partnership?

 A popular celebrity’s collaboration with a renowned medical cannabis producer in the USA: the two have come together to produce a range of cannabis-based products designed specifically to help rid women of nasty period cramps and pain.

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07/07/2016

20 things to do instead of smoking weed!

We know from the research there are some proven techniques to help overcome cannabis cravings for those trying to quit. Cravings come in waves and tend to only be strong for about 20 minutes, so if someone can push through the danger zone, the cannabis cravings start to become less intense and less frequent. Enter the four D’s: distract, delay, deep-breathing and de-catastrophize. The first of these – distraction – is the most important tool in your mental toolkit to riding the waves of those cravings.

Here are 20 things you can do to entertain your brain and body that don’t involve smoking weed. Maybe you’ve tried some of them before, or perhaps there’s something you’ve always been meaning to try but have never got around to – now’s your chance to give it a go!

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07/07/2016

NCPIC celebrates NAIDOC week 3-10 July

National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. It is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities but by Australians from all walks of life.

This year, NAIDOC week is held from 3-10 July, and its’ theme is Songlines: the living narrative of our nation.

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20/12/2015

Stoner Sloth campaign

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02/12/2015

Cannabis addiction: lost in the haze

NCPIC launches new 'Joint Effort Quit app' to support people struggling with cannabis addiction to cut down or quit.

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08/06/2015

Putting the brakes on blazed drivers

A National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre (NCPIC) internet poll of over 4,600 Australians has revealed that of those who have recently used cannabis, almost 70% have driven while still under the influence of the drug.

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Free NCPIC training

NCPIC delivers FREE training to alcohol and other drugs professionals, and the allied health, youth, education and the criminal justice sectors.

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Chatterbox skills tester

The Chatterbox Trials: a game that tests coordination, speed, reaction time, brain power and memory. Do you have what it takes? Check out our toolbox for help with decision-making.

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