The APSALS Team presented at the 2020 NDARC Webinar Series on Thursday, 11 June 2020.
Parents are the major supplier of alcohol to adolescents. The Australian Parental Supply of Alcohol Longitudinal Study (APSALS) was established at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney, to explore whether this practice leads to more moderated drinking, or to greater alcohol consumption amongst adolescents.
APSALS has been following a large cohort of young people and their parents over the past 10 years, aiming to better understand the impacts of parental supply of alcohol and adolescent/early adult alcohol consumption and related harms.
In a series of short presentations, the research team provides a background and overview of the study to date, along with discussions of some of the findings from the cohort, including: