ERIC Number: EJ624520
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Psychology in School-based Prevention, Early Intervention, Treatment and Abstinence Maintenance: Some Reponses to Marijuana Use in the Schools.
Sharp, Robbie N.; McLaughlin, Robert J.; McClanahan, Kimberly K.
School Psychology International, v20 n1 p87-103 Feb 1999
Outlines factors to consider when planning prevention, treatment, or abstinence maintenance intervention for drug abuse, particularly marijuana abuse in schools. Discusses literature on effectiveness of anti-drug campaigns on drug use; reviews spectrum of mental health interventions; and provides examples of programming. Examines role that psychologists can have in schools in the prevention and early intervention of drug abuse. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: "Preventing Marijuana Use among Youth." For related articles, see CG 556 845-852.