Preventing Drug Abuse among Children and Adolescents
Publisher: National Institutes of Health 2003
Number of pages: 49
This Web edition presents the updated prevention principles, an overview of program planning, and critical first steps for those learning about prevention. Thus, this shortened edition can serve as an introduction to research-based prevention for those new to the field of drug abuse prevention.
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