ERIC Number: ED350513
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Women. Prevention Resource Guide.
Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Substance Abuse Prevention.
Resources on the topic of women and alcohol and drug abuse are presented in this document. The first section presents facts and figures which range from noting that although women drink less than men, the number of women who do drink is significant, to the fact that young women between the ages of 16 and 22 are more likely to smoke cigarettes than their male counterparts. The second section lists prevention materials for women, including brochures, booklets, a catalog, a factsheet, a book, and a resource directory. The list includes annotations, year of publication, length, medium, audience, topic, and availability. The third section presents 42 annotations of studies, articles, and reports on this topic. Entries are categorized into these areas: government publications and journal articles as well as other publications. Finally groups, organizations, and programs on women are listed. (ABL)
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information, P.O. Box 2345, Rockville, MD 20852.
Publication Type: Reports - General; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Substance Abuse Prevention.