ERIC Number: EJ564973
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Downward Spiral: A Pedagogical Game Depicting the Dangers of Substance Abuse.
Czuchry, Michael; Sia, Tiffiny L.; Dansereau, Donald F.; Dees, Sandra M.
Journal of Drug Education, v27 n4 p373-87 1997
Describes a game that illuminates the dangers of chronic drug use. Provides facts, quotes, and episodic consequences that can adversely affect each player's mental and physical health, social support, and financial/legal situation. Discusses the game's conceptual underpinnings, development, and empirical findings. Lists potential applications in therapy and in prevention. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A