Community-Based Drug Prevention

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Inhalant Use Disorder

Preventing Inhalant Use Disorder in Teens   Inhalant use disorder is a rampant problem, especially among young people. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2020 saw a 64% increase in inhalant use for 8th graders.  Many healthcare professionals...

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Botvin LifeSkills Training & Reality Tour Comparison

Life Skills Training Vs. Reality Tour  Botvin LifeSkills Training (LST), like Reality Tour, is an evidence-based curriculum for substance abuse prevention. Both programs have been proven to provide adolescents with the social skills necessary to withstand peer pressure, but...

Red Ribbon Week Ideas for Middle Schools

3 Ideas for Red Ribbon Week for Your Middle School   If you’re a teacher, a parent, or a principal,  you’re probably gearing up for 2020’s national Red Ribbon Week. And if you’ve got middle school aged kids, you...