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Stat of the Week

More than one in four (28.3%) Indiana High School students have been offered, sold, or given an illegal drug by someone on school property in the last year.

Source: Indiana Youth Risk Behavior Survey

Library Resources:

Drug Abuse Prevention: A School and Community Partnership By Dr. Richard W. Wilson and Cheryl A. Kolander - Using an evidence-based approach, this third edition of this book teaches students and practitioners the important concepts and skills needed to design effective drug prevention programs, with particular focus on adolescents and school settings.

Theory-Based Approaches to Substance Misuse and Abuse Prevention in School Edited by Karina Weichold and Fabrizia Giannotta - Bringing together international experts in the areas of prevention, health, and developmental science, this volume presents the most up-to-date knowledge about substance use behaviors and the most effective interventions and practical approaches that can be implemented in the school setting.



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