ERIC Number: ED371891
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Strengthening Youth and Family Resistance to Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse. Special Focus.
Silvern, Joan, Ed.
Family Resource Coalition Report, v10 n3 1991
This newsletter issue highlights a variety of successful youth, family, and community program models that have been developed to curb substance abuse, lessen risk factors, and strengthen protective and supportive resources for individuals and their communities. The newsletter includes the following articles: (1) "A Systems Approach to the Prevention of Alcohol and other Drug Problems"; (2) "Integrating Parent Support into Residential Treatment Programs"; (3) "Ethnic Diversity and the Involvement of Parents in Preventing Adolescent Substance Abuse"; (4) "Empowering Parents to Prevent Drug Abuse in Public Housing"; (5) "Community Partnerships for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention"; (6) "Families and Schools Together (FAST): A Prevention Program that Works"; (7) "American Indian Families Build New Strengths on Ancient Traditions"; (8) "Parenting as Risk-Focused Prevention"; (9) "Family Involvement is Key to Successful Worksite Treatment and Prevention Programs"; (10) "DASA: A Model for Community Substance Abuse Prevention"; and (11) "Useful Evaluation for Community-Based Prevention Programs." In addition, the newsletter includes reviews of films and videos on substance abuse and prevention, and a resource file on prevention programs, publications, and organizations. (HTH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Family Resource Coalition, Chicago, IL.