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Substance Abuse Prevention

sa_thumbnailPreventing  youth substance abuse requires a comprehensive approach that addresses a range of risk and protective factors.

2012 Partnership Attitude Tracking Study: Teens and Parents

The Partnership at

This annual study tracks the elaborate and complex attitudes teens have towards drugs. It examines reasons why adolescents use drugs, and trends in the use of marijuana, alcohol and cigarettes, ecstasy, cocaine/crack, inhalants, methamphetamine, over-the-counter medicine, and prescription drugs, along with gender differences.

National Evaluation Data Brief - Reduced Alcohol Use

Safe Schools/Healthy Students Grantees Report Reduced Alcohol Use Among Students

What Are Districts

Institute of Education Sciences

Monitoring the Future: Overview of Key Finding, 2011

University of Michigan

The 2011 MTF survey encompassed approximately 46,500 eighth-, 10th-, and 12th-grade students in almost 400 secondary schools nationwide.

Results from the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health:Summary of National Findings

U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

This report provides information on the prevalence, patterns, and consequences of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drug use and abuse in the general U.S.

Adolescent Substance Use: America

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University

Treatment e-Book: How to Get the Right Help for your Child with an Alcohol or Drug Problem

Partnership For a Drug-Free America

This resource provides information to parents about adolescent and young-adult alcohol and other drug abuse treatment and helps parents get the most appropriate care for their child and family.