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Community based alcohol prevention in Europe

proceedings from the First European Symposium on Community Action Programmes to Prevent Alcohol : Methods and strategies

by European Symposium on Community Action Programmes to Prevent Alcohol (1 Malmö 1997)

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Published by Studentlitteratur, Univ. in Lund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alkoholpolitik,
  • Alkoholism,
  • Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMethods and strategies.
    ContributionsLarsson, Stig, 1943-, Hanson, Bertil S., 1946-2000, Lunds universitet
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 s.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25660280M
    ISBN 109144010125
    ISBN 109789144010120
    OCLC/WorldCa186291231

    Similarly, effective restrictions on underage access to alcohol in a community may be severely undermined by the ease of alcohol access in the campus living communities. The reverse is also true: even a substantial campus-based alcohol prevention strategy cannot succeed if it is surrounded by a community with easy access to alcohol. community based drug prevention. take into account the community provide coordinated programs among the numerous agencies and organizations involved in prevention. ATOD. alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs boosting alcohol consciousness concerning the health of university students student health and safety national and international.

    Interventions for Addiction examines a wide range of responses to addictive behaviors, including psychosocial treatments, pharmacological treatments, provision of health care to addicted individuals, prevention, and public policy issues. Its focus is on the practical application of information covered in the two previous volumes of the series, Comprehensive Addictive . Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    The 24 community awareness activities focus on all our programs and services unless we are asked to speak on individual programs. Community networking promotes community awareness of program services and availability by networking with professionals and leaders in the community. How community-based groups are confronting and preventing alcohol and other drug problems and related crime in their communities is the focus of this publication. A wide range of approaches and strategies, used by 10 nonprofit, community-based organizations representative of urban and rural areas, are presented. Case studies describe two community associations that .


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Community based alcohol prevention in Europe by European Symposium on Community Action Programmes to Prevent Alcohol (1 Malmö 1997) Download PDF EPUB FB2

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