School drug abuse prevention programs represent an enormous educational resource.
Recent perceptions of an epidemic of drug abuse among the nation's youth have fueled the escalation in expenditures for drug prevention programming.
An important question that needs to be addressed concerns whether broad ranging drug education efforts directed at all public and private school students are efficient and effective uses of available resources?
After a brief survey of the evolution of drug education programming in the U.S., this article examines recent longitudinal research regarding the antecedents of drug abuse among young people.
Mots-clés Pascal : Toxicomanie, Prévention, Education sanitaire, Programme sanitaire, Santé mentale, Milieu scolaire, Adolescent, Homme, Article synthèse, Historique, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Drug addiction, Prevention, Health education, Sanitary program, Mental health, School environment, Adolescent, Human, Review, Case history, United States, North America, America
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