Sexual Activity and Alcohol

Teachers’ notes

Teachers' notes

Crossroads: personal development and health education course for Stage 6 students is a course for students in Public Schools. These materials may also provide a valuable resource for Pastoral Care courses in non-government schools.

For additional resources visit the PDHPE curriculum support page.


Factors that contribute to binge drinking e.g. environment, type of alcohol, person, gendered behaviour

Patterns of drug use: experimental, occasional, recreational/Situational, habitual and dependence.

Effects of drugs on the individual: physical, psychological, social, economic and emotional