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Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Prevention

Alcohol and other drug problems can undermine the ability of parents and other caregivers to provide the consistent support and nurturing young children need to develop the social and emotional ski


State Estimates of Underage Alcohol Use and Self-Purchase of Alcohol

This brief presents estimates of past month alcohol use among persons aged 12 to 20 and estimates of self-purchase of alcohol among past month drinkers by State (including the District of Columbia)

Creative Strategies To Address America

SSHS Project Directors' Consortia Conference
August 3, 2010 - 11:30am - 12:45pm

Cigarette Use Among High School Students

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

This issue of Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR ) describes the results of CDC's 2010 analysis of YRBS data from 1991--2009 for three measures: ever smoked cigarettes, current ci

Addressing Specific Substance Abuse Treatment Needs of Women: A Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 51

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The information in this resource is based on women's experiences, as well as best or promising practices and research-based approaches.

Alcohol Use, Depression, and Young People: Implications for Addressing Suicide Risk

Date/Time (ET): 
April 29, 2010 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

This event is an overview of what we know and don

Not in My House: What Parents Can Do About Teen Prescription Drug Abuse Web Site

This Web site is a national education initiative that provides parents with useful information and tips to help limit teen access to prescription drugs.


Project Director Consortia March 2010
March 17, 2010 - 10:45am - 12:00pm

This session focuses on a description of best practices for ATOD prevention and early intervention from a 2005 site, Bradley County, TN which has sustained most of their best practices and a 2008 s

Pride Survey Questionnaire Report for Grades 6

PRIDE Surveys

Pride Surveys provides information for educators, parents, and others at the local, school, and community level to study and monitor drug and alcohol use, and violent or threatening behaviors.

Perceptions of Risk from Substance Use Among Adolescents

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies

This brief presents information on adolescents' perceptions of great risk from using various substances. Data are examined by age and gender.