Substance Abuse Prevention

Substance Abuse Prevention

Review Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Identify students at risk for substance abuse.
  2. Enumerate ways that educators can help to prevent substance abuse.

Substance Abuse Prevention

Required Resources

Clifford Cohen, Renae Despointes and Fred Kaeser, Student Substance Abuse, A Discussion for Future Educators
www.vimeo.com/35763865 If prompted for a password, please type "steinhardt22"

Resources for teens on Alcohol and Drugs and resources from NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse)

Substance Abuse Prevention

Recommended Resources

Teens Cutting and Other Self Injurious Behavior in Children and Adolescents
https://childdevelopmentinfo.com/ages-stages/teenager-adolescent-development-parenting/

Youth Violence Prevention Resources/ Center for Disease Control and Prevention
www.cdc.gov/ncipc/dvp/yvp/YVP-resources.htm

Combat Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse
www.combatheroin.ny.gov/resources

New York Times Sunday Review, April 17, 2015 Opinion: Serving All Your Heroin Needs