2 edition of Primary prevention in drug abuse found in the catalog.
Primary prevention in drug abuse
by Prevention Branch, Division of Resource Development, National Institute on Drug Abuse, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Rockville, Md, Washington
Written in English
|Statement||[prepared by Louisa Messolonghites].|
|Series||DHEW publication ; no. (ADM) 76-350, DHEW publication ;, no. (ADM) 76-350.|
|LC Classifications||Z7164.N17 M48, HV5801 M48|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 205 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||205|
|LC Control Number||77601199|
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Meyer D. Glantz, PhD, is the associate director for science and acting deputy director of the Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health. At NIDA, Dr. Glantz has previously served as the chief of the Epidemiology Research Branch and the director of the Etiology Research :// The prevention of substance use and mental illness starts with data. Use the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) report to understand the data behind the issues. You can also watch Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz’s presentation (44 minutes) on the NSDUH data. SAMHSA Public Messages and Programs
What Is a Drug and Drug Use? A drug is a substance that can be taken into the human body and, once taken, alters some processes within the body. Drugs can be used in the diagnosis, prevention, or treatment of a disease. Some drugs are used to kill bacteria and help the body recover from infections. Some drugs assist in terminating :// Primary prevention of child abuse. Bethea L(1). Author information: (1)University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, USA. In , the U.S. Advisory Board on Child Abuse and Neglect declared a child protection emergency. Between and , there was a 50 percent increase in reported cases of child ://
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Primary prevention aims at preventing the initiation of substance abuse or delaying the age of initiation. Primary prevention, by far, has been known to be the best strategy to control substance abuse and a number of countries across the globe have adopted different types of strategies for preventing drug use at the primary :// I.
Primary prevention of drug abuse 1. As the global community renews its commitment to tackling the world drug problem over the next 10 years, policymakers are increasingly looking to demand reduction to make a key contribution.1 The term “demand reduction” refers to all activities aimed Get this from a library.
Primary prevention in drug abuse: an annotated guide to the literature. [Louisa Messolonghites] -- Over English-language references to literature and resources of interest to workers in the field of primary drug abuse prevention.
Includes books, journal articles, audiovisual materials, games, Preventing Drug Abuse. This book covers the following topics: Illicit Drug Use in the United States, Diagnosing Drug Problems, Trends In Drug Use, Disaggregation Of Special populations, Concepts of Prevention, Evaluating Prevention Program Effects, Meta-Analyses Of Prevention Interventions, Three Programs Meeting Tobler's Primary prevention of substance abuse.
All eight countries being supported in this project with technical and limited financial support are to implement primary prevention activities. Primary prevention aims at ensuring that the problems of substance abuse does not :// Primary Prevention of Substance Abuse ♦ A Workbook for Project Operators Page 3 Background The United Nations International Drug Control Programme and the World Health Organization (UNDCP/ WHO) Global Initiative Project on Primary Prevention of Substance Abuse endeavours to contribute to the prevention NIDA's prevention research program focuses on risks for drug use and other problem behaviors that occur throughout a child's development, from pregnancy through young adulthood.
Research funded by NIDA and other federal research organizations - such as the National Institute of Mental Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - shows that early intervention can prevent many Using an evidence-based approach, Drug Abuse Prevention: A School and Community Partnership, Third Edition teaches students and practitioners the important concepts and skills needed to design effective drug prevention programs.
Written to cover more than just the facts about drugs, this text provides a background of drug use and abuse, presents the principles and skills of prevention, with Levels of Drug Prevention (continued) Level 3: Tertiary Prevention Tertiary drug prevention programs focus directly on intervention.
Tertiary drug prevention targets chemically dependent individuals who need treatment so that further disability is minimized. The primary focus is intervention at an advanced state of drug use/:// A key focus of the family physician should be prevention of addictive disorders.
Primary prevention involves helping at-risk individuals avoid the development of addictive behaviors. Secondary prevention consists of uncovering potentially harmful substance use prior to the onset of overt symptoms or problems. Finally, tertiary prevention involves treating the medical consequences of drug abuse /prevention.
The book offers new paths in diverse directions, analyzes the core components of substance use prevention, critiques emerging school-based interventions, and introduces a nuanced reconceptualization of recovery.
Topics featured in the book include: The effect of family and caregiver situations on adolescent substance › Psychology › Child & School Psychology. Important Facts. Drug abuse has a pervasive effect on an entire community. Understanding drug use risk factors and spreading the word through prevention programs is the best defense against drug abuse.
Parental monitoring has been the most effective way to slow the expansion of drugs in family :// The entire early adolescent population of the 15 communities that constitute the Kansas City (Kansas and Missouri) metropolitan area has participated in a community-based program for prevention of drug abuse since September The Kansas City area is the first of two major metropolitan sites A searchable online registry of more than interventions supporting mental health promotion, substance abuse prevention, and mental health and substance abuse treatment.
Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse: Programs and Strategies Summarizes strategies and programs to prevent the non-medical use of prescription drugs, as well as guidelines The goal of this book is to help researchers, practitioners, and policy makers prevent drug abuse, primarily among adolescents who either have not used drugs before or have just started using them.
Handbook of Adolescent Drug Use Prevention: Research, Intervention Strategies, and Practice These principles are intended to help parents, educators, and community leaders think about, plan for, and deliver research-based drug abuse prevention programs at the community level.
The references following each principle are representative of current research. Risk Factors and Protective Factors PRINCIPLE 1 - Prevention programs should enhance protective factors and reverse or reduce risk /prevention-principles.
This wide-ranging handbook brings together experts in the sociology of drug abuse prevention. Providing a comprehensive overview of the accumulated knowledge on prevention theory, intervention design, and development and prevention research methodology, this work also promotes prevention science as an evolving field in the practice and policy of drug abuse › Social Sciences › Sociology.
DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION RESEARCH Defining prevention is a first step in exploring drug abuse prevention methodology. Bukoski (in press) identifies three approaches or perspectives for drug abuse prevention.
First, the public health model incorporates the concepts of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention (Last ). Primary prevention Drug abuse is the willful misuse of either licit or illicit drugs for the purpose of recreation, perceived necessity or convenience. Drug abuse is a more intense and often willful misuse of drugs The public health concepts of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention are increasingly discussed in the context of the opioid abuse epidemic.
Primary prevention seeks to avert the onset of disease or injury, secondary prevention comprises screening for/identifying and if possible reversing early effects of the disease or injury state, and.
(Wasserman,p. ). He indicates that prevention programs are important but they are as yet untested, and controlled field testing of prevention strategies (e.g. social ecology approach) is necessary.
Current Research The authors have an extensive background in psychological research, chemical abuse programs and primary prevention ://Emphasis upon a public health model with two elements of primary prevention (non‐specific health promotion and specific protection) is employed to critique methods and techniques listed in twenty‐seven curriculum outlines and guidelines for drug abuse prevention programs in elementary :// drug abuse prevention programs at the community level.
The references following each principle are representative of current research. National Institute on Drug Abuse 3 Prevention Planning Family Programs Family-based prevention programs should enhance family bonding and relationships and include parenting skills; practice in developing,