USING THE CUMULATIVE STRATEGIES MODEL FOR DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION: A SMALL GROUP ANALYSIS OF THE CHOICES PROGRAM
- Mission to Moscow. Sparks, Shirlry N. // ASHA Leader;11/29/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 16, p17
The article relates the author's experience with Celebrating Families, a substance-abuse prevention program being used in the community for families with a chemically dependent parent in the U.S. The purpose of the trip was to train the Russian trainers to present the program in their own...
- CHAPTER 32: Application of Computer Technology to Drug Abuse Prevention. Bosworth, Kris // Handbook of Drug Abuse Prevention: Theory, Science, & Practice;2003, p629
The article discusses state-of-the-art computer technology in education. It identifies and describes specific programs in the area of health promotion, specifically drug abuse prevention. It also highlights barriers to the wider use of technology in prevention.
- Provincial funding announced for Ottawa harm reduction program. // HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;Jul2008, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p33
The article reports that the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care has funded the city of Ottawa's safe inhalation program. The program provides free, clean crack pipes to people who smoke illegal drugs. It aims to reduce the sharing of used crack pipes and prevent transmission of...
- NATIONAL AWARDS FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION. Edwards, Douglas J. // Behavioral Health Management;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p44
Highlights several substance abuse prevention programs in the U.S. Goals of the Nurse-Family Partnership; Description of the Project Towards No Drug Abuse; Skills taught by the Skills, Opportunities, and Recognition Program to children.
- Letter to Congressional Leaders Transmitting a Report on United States Individuals Involved in the Antinarcotics Campaign in Colombia April 22, 2003. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;4/28/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 17, p460
Presents a letter issued by U.S. President George W. Bush on April 22, 2003, which deals with the Americans involved in the antinarcotics campaign in Colombia.
- Forces of habit -- why it is time to reduce the harm of drug prohibition. Shaftoe, Henry // Drugs & Alcohol Today;Dec2005, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p34
Discusses the disadvantages of prohibition in controlling drug abuse by the youth in Great Britain. Background on social problems created by drug abuse; Limitations of the British drug control policy and anti-drug abuse campaigns; Analysis of links between drug abuse and crime.
- Kentucky sponsors Third Health Communication Conference. // Spectra;Sep1992, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p8
This article reports on the Third Kentucky Health Communication Conference held in Lexington, Kentucky on April 2 to 4, 1992. The focus of this year's conference was on developing effective public health communication campaigns. The conference began with a session on health communication and...
- NEWS. // Health Education Research;Dec1992, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p567
The article presents information related to recent developments in the field of health education research. Second International Congress of Educating Cities will be held on November 25-27, 1992 at Gothenburg, Sweden. Certificate in Cancer Health Education course at the University of Southampton...
- Organizational substance abuse program. Smith, Shawn // Fairfield County Business Journal;12/1/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 48, p4
Discusses steps that employers can take to eliminate the problems created by workplace drug and alcohol use. Recommendation of a sound anti-substance abuse program that lays out clear rules and policies; Coverage of federal contractors and grantees by the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988;...