ERIC Number: ED206955
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Community-Based Prevention Specialist. Participant Manual.
University Research Corp., Bethesda, MD.; National Drug Center for Training and Resource Development (DHHS/PHS), Washington, DC.
This participant manual is designed to assist substance abuse prevention specialists in the development of knowledge and skills in implementing community-based programs through an entry-level course. The manual initially concentrates on a basic, generic approach to community work, and reviews course goals and objectives. The nine training modules are detailed in terms of goals, objectives, required materials, exercises, and activities. Figures, worksheets, supplementary materials, and references are provided, along with selected readings and bibliographies. The course materials focus on prevention strategies, knowledge of the community, the development of community support, implementation techniques, and burnout. The course pre-/post-test is provided at the conclusion of the manual. (NRB)
Descriptors: Community Role, Community Support, Drug Abuse, Individual Needs, Minority Groups, Needs Assessment, Planning, Prevention, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Rural Population, Training Methods
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 ($8.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: University Research Corp., Bethesda, MD.; National Drug Center for Training and Resource Development (DHHS/PHS), Washington, DC.
Note: For related document, see CG 015 392.