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  • 11 November 2014

    Trimbos Institute redesignated as a WHO Collaborating Centre

    In September 2014, the Trimbos Institute was redesignated for a period of 4 years as a WHO Collaborating Centre on Dissemination of Good Practices in Mental Health. In the next 4 years the main focus of the centre will be on child and adolescent mental health, e-mental heatlh, and strengthening mental health systems in low and middle-income countries.Read further

  • 8 September 2014

    Cultural turnaround in alcohol use by Dutch youth

    Far fewer Dutch youth are now drinking alcohol at young ages. Smoking is also less popular, and almost no 14-year-olds can be found today who smoke tobacco daily. The decline in early adolescent substance use that emerged some time ago is still continuing.Read further

  • 3 September 2014

    Tackling antisocial behaviour reduces nightlife violence

    Firm action by staff in nightlife venues against antisocial behaviour could be an important means of curbing alcohol-related violence, a new international study has shown.Read further