Substance Abuse Prevention

Substance Abuse Prevention

The Intersection of Science and Practice

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Presenting the science-based components of substance abuse prevention practice, this text analyzes what does and doesn't work when implementing prevention programs, offers guidelines on becoming a culturally competent prevention professional, and provides a chart of each major drug category that includes an overview of the drug category's effects, symptoms of overdose, possible withdrawal effects, and acute and chronic effects. Case studies and real-life examples are also included. Specific topics within the book include program planning, ethics, the role of media in prevention, and grant writing. Hogan is affiliated with the University of Nevada. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Boston : Allyn and Bacon, ℗♭2003
ISBN: 9780205341627
Characteristics: xi, 340 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Hogan, Julie A. 1964-


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