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Publication - Research publication

'What Works' in Drug Education and Prevention?

Published: 7 Dec 2016
Part of:
Children and families, Research

This literature review examines the evidence of effectiveness of different types of drug prevention and education for children and young people.

44 page PDF


44 page PDF


'What Works' in Drug Education and Prevention?
Appendix B: Abbreviations

44 page PDF


Appendix B: Abbreviations

ACMD - Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs ( UK)

ASSIST - A Stop Smoking In Schools Trial

CAYT - Centre for Analysis of Youth Transitions

EDDRA - EMCDDA Exchange on Drug Demand Reduction Action

EDPQS - The European Drug Prevention Quality Standards

EMCDDA - The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction

GBG - The Good Behaviour Game

IoM - ( US) Institute of Medicine

NICE - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

NIDA - National Institute of Drug Abuse ( US)

PHE - Public Health England

SALSUS - Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey

SHAHRP - School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction Project (Australia and Northern Ireland)

UKDPC - UK Drug Policy Commission

UNODC - United Nations Office of Drug Control