ERIC Number: EJ604534
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Evaluating a Community-Based Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program for At-Risk Youth.
DeGuire, Catherine A.; Thyrum, Elizabeth
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v29 n3/4 p143-55 1999
Investigates changes in psychological functioning as a result of participation in Alternative Community Intervention, a community-based drug and alcohol prevention program for at-risk children (N=23). Results show that socioeconomic status and grades were associated with significant change after the program. Socioeconomic status and fair grades were associated with the greatest improvement in delinquency and cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and social problems. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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