ERIC Number: ED205471
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Health Education: Smoking, Alcoholism, Drugs. Review of selected programmes for schoolchildren and parents. EURO Reports and Studies 10.
This review presents some examples of health education programs in various countries and serves as a reference for a World Health Organization (WHO) working group on health education for schoolchildren and parents. Details are given on health education programs in relation to smoking, alcoholism, and the nonmedical use of drugs. Program aims, approaches, relevance, implementation, feasibility, results (including side-effects), acceptance, and consequences in the long term are described. The countries contributing program descriptions were: Belgium, Netherlands, France, West Germany, Austria, Scotland, England, and Switzerland. Addresses are given for those responsible for the programs in each country. A list of references available from WHO is included as well as a list of publications available from other sources. (JD)
Descriptors: Drinking, Drug Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Health Education, Parent Participation, Program Development, Program Implementation, Relevance (Education), Smoking
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Health Organization, Copenhagen (Denmark). Regional Office for Europe.