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ERIC Number: ED359461
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 220
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
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Working with Youth in High-Risk Environments: Experiences in Prevention. OSAP Prevention Monograph-12.
Marcus, Carol E., Ed.; Swisher, John D., Ed.
This report focuses on prevention programs developed with support from the Office for Substance Abuse Prevention's (OSAP) High-Risk Youth Demonstration Grant Program. Included are an Introduction (Eric Goplerud and others) and the following reports: (1) "Athletes Coaching Teens for Substance Abuse Prevention: Alcohol and Other Drug Use and Risk Factors in Urban Middle School Students" (Albert Farrell and others); (2) "Adolescent Substance Prevention Education Network: A Rural-Based Pilot Program for Preventing Alcohol and Other Drug Use Among Pregnant Adolescents" (Tess Ford and Paul Sarvela); (3) "Lakeview Comprehensive Youth Services Project: Characteristics of Youth in High-Risk Environments" (William Southwick and Sharon Zahorodnyj); (4) "An Early Intervention Study of Delinquent Adolescents Using Alcohol and Other Drugs" (Arlene Utada); (5) "A Profile of High-Risk Young Women in the Girls Clubs of America's 'Friendly PeerSuasion' Project" (Dolores Wisdom); (6) "Adolescent Profile Form Developed for the Cumberland Day Treatment Program" (Gregory Coleman and Jack Sarmanian); (7) "'But Will It Play in Peoria?': The Problem of Technology Transfer in Alcohol and Other Drug Use Prevention Programs" (Steven Danish and others); (8) "Evaluation of Alcohol and Other Drug Use Prevention Programs With Mexican-American Youth" (Philip Hall and Martha Reyes); (9) Designing Evaluation Models to Assess Primary Prevention and Cultural Change: An Evaluation Report of the Leadership Project" (John Terry and others); (10) "Issues of Retention in Working With High-Risk Youth" (Candyce Berger and others); (11) "The Development of a University Early Intervention Program for Preventing Alcohol and Other Drug Use: The Challenge to Higher Education" (Roberta Blotner); (12) "Innovation and Bureaucracy at Odds: Consternation and Resolution" (Thomasina Borkman and others); (13) "Training Teachers To Integrate Prevention Concepts Into the Primary Curriculum" (Leah Koenig); (14) "Partnership in Prevention: Overcoming Barriers and Hurdles" (Sharon Weaver and Frances Young); (15) "Effects of Primary Prevention on Attitudes and Alcohol and Other Drug Use with At-Risk American-Indian Youth" (Joe Conner and Carol Nice Conner); (16) "Prevention and Early Intervention through Peer Support Retreats" (Peggy Glider and others; (17) "The Smart Leaders Booster Program: A Pennsylvania State University and Boys Clubs Prevention Project" (Tena St. Pierre and others); and (18) "Impact: An Early Intervention Demonstration Project" (Steven Ungerleider and Barry Caudill). (NB)
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information, P.O. Box 2345, Rockville, MD 20847-2345 (Stock Number BK194).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Substance Abuse Prevention.