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Publication - Research Publication

'What Works' in Drug Education and Prevention?

Published: 7 Dec 2016
Part of:
Children and families, Research
ISBN:
9781786526304

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

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'What Works' in Drug Education and Prevention?
Footnotes

44 page PDF

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Footnotes

1. See Annex C.

2. See Chapter 4.

3. http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0050/00508357.pdf

4. http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0050/00508306.pdf

5. http://www.preventionaction.org/archive/prevention-science-all-is-revealed

6. EMCDDA Best Practice Portal - Prevention interventions for school students: http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/best-practice/prevention/school-children

7. Faggiano et al. (2014) use 'social norms' and 'social influence' interchangeably.

8. http://findings.org.uk/PHP/dl.php?file=drug_ed.hot&s=dy

9. This is in contrast to brief interventions, which can have a preventative effect.

10. http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/best-practice/prevention/school-children#Faggiano2014

11. A process evaluation is underway which will report in 2017.

12. http://www.talktofrank.com/

13. http://medicine.cardiff.ac.uk/clinical-study/assist-frank/

14. This guideline is currently being updated and is due to be published in 2017.

15. https://pathways.nice.org.uk/pathways/substance-misuse-interventions-for-vulnerable-under-25s

16. https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/indevelopment/GID-PHG90/consultation/html-content

17. http://findings.org.uk/PHP/dl.php?file=drug_ed.hot&s=dy

18. http://goodbehaviorgame.org/

19. 'PreVenture' is different to other programmes mentioned here in that it is an Indicated rather than Universal prevention programme, targeted at young people at greater risk of co-occurring substance use and other emotional or behavioural disorders.

20. http://www.strengtheningfamiliesprogram.org/

21. http://mentor-adepis.org/cayt/

22. http://nrepp.samhsa.gov

23. http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/themes/best-practice/examples#

24. https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/preventing-drug-abuse-among-children-adolescents-in-brief/chapter-4-examples-research-based-drug-abuse-prevention-programs

25. Drug and Alcohol Findings, Hot topic - Drug education yet to match great (preventive) expectations

26. http://prevention-standards.eu/standards/

27. http://ranzetta.typepad.com/files/the-international-evidence-on-the-prevention-of-drug-and-alcohol-use-summary-and-examples-of-implementation-in-england.pdf


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