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Preventing alcohol abuse

Danuta W. Lockett

Preventing alcohol abuse

a resource guide to primary prevention programs

by Danuta W. Lockett

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Published by The Administration, Contract Technical Monitor, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [distributor] in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drunk driving -- United States -- Bibliography.,
  • Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Bibliography.,
  • Traffic safety -- United States -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Creative Associates, Inc. ; for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ; authors, Danuta W. Lockett, Rebecca C. Wyron, Kay Drews.
    ContributionsWyron, Rebecca C., Drews, Kay., Creative Associates., United States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17656749M

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      The diagnostic criteria used to formally diagnose an alcohol use disorder are generally applicable across demographic factors; however, according to the book Underage Drinking: Examining and Preventing Youth Use of Alcohol, there are some signs of alcohol use and abuse . The conference papers and discussions were turned into a book, Toward the Prevention of Alcohol Problems: Government, Business, and Community Action, published in The present volume represents a third phase of this National Research Council effort to inform and advance the discussion of preventive approaches to alcohol .


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Alcoholism Prevention: What To Do To Avoid Alcohol Addiction. This book represents one of the first systematic attempts to compile a comprehensive text on the prevention of alcohol abuse.

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Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention focuses on a key problem of our national welfare: the reduction of use and abuse of substances known to endanger health, such as alcohol, illicit drugs, and tobacco.

With the number of deaths related to the consumption of alcohol Format: Paperback. The prevailing neo-prohibitionist approach to reducing alcohol problems is generally ineffective, often counter-productive, and is doomed to failure.

This work is to promote an effective alternative strategy to reducing the incidence of alcohol problems. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: The prevailing neo-prohibitionist approach to reducing alcohol problems is generally ineffective, often counter-productive, and is doomed to failure.

Publisher Synopsis "Preventing Alcohol Abuse is must reading for anyone concerned with preventing alcohol problems, and curious about how hundreds of generations of humans managed to survive thousands of years of interaction with alcohol without benefit of government management of consumption and long before the invention of alcoholism.".

In Preventing Workplace Substance Abuse, editors Joel B. Bennett and Wayne E. Lehman shed light on the limitations of drug testing and demonstrate how individual and organizational wellness efforts can more effectively reduce employee alcohol and drug abuse.

In an era of widespread drug testing, employee substance abuse continues unabated and related safety, productivity, and medical costs : 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.

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Binge drinking (defined. Preventing Alcohol Abuse: Alcohol, Culture, and Control by David J. Hanson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   This book represents one of the first systematic attempts to compile a comprehensive text on the prevention of alcohol abuse.

Many of the con tributors to Prevention 0/ Alcohol Abuse have international reputations that strengthen their understanding of the complex nature of prevention. iv Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents National Institute on Drug Abuse Preface v Today’s youth face many risks, including drug abuse, violence, and HIV/AIDS.

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The aim of the NIX18 campaign is to reinforce the social norm that. alcoholism, disease characterized by impaired control over the consumption of alcoholic beverages.

Alcoholism is a serious problem worldwide; in the United States the wide availability of alcoholic beverages makes alcohol the most accessible drug, and alcoholism is the most prevalent of the nation's addictions (see drug addiction and drug abuse.

This instructive manual presents a pragmatic and clinically proven approach to the prevention and treatment of undergraduate alcohol abuse. Alcohol and the Family: Research and.

Alcohol intake and regularity of alcohol consumption among adolescents varies across the different countries.

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Alcohol Research & Health, 34(2) “Preventing Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism—An Update” examines the risks associated with alcohol use and alcoholism as well as the prevention approaches that are. Substance Abuse and Dependence Using substances to modify mood or behavior is generally regarded as normal and acceptable in our society.

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Miczek, Joseph F. DeBold, Margaret Haney, Jennifer Tidey, Jeffrey Vivian, Elise M. Weerts. The alcohol-drug abuse-violence nexus presents itself in several distinctly different facets: alcohol and other drugs of abuse .