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ERIC Number: EJ519372
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-2379
Evaluation of a Peer-Led Drug Abuse Risk Reduction Project for Runaway/Homeless Youths.
Fors, Stuart W.; Jarvis, Sara
Journal of Drug Education, v25 n4 p321-33 1995
Evaluates the Drug Prevention in Youth risk reduction program that was implemented in shelters for runaway/homeless youths in the southeastern United States. An evaluation strategy was developed allowing for comparisons between peer-led, adult-led and nonintervention groups. Well-trained and motivated peer/near-peer leaders made particularly valuable contributions in drug abuse risk reduction for shelter clients. (KW)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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