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The NCJRS Abstracts Database contains abstracts of more than 200,000 criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse resources housed within the NCJRS Library. Search the NCJRS Abstracts Database for resources on this topic.
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Prevention & Education


Substance abuse prevention and education programs aim to prevent individuals from the harmful physical, social, and psychological consequences of drug and alcohol use or abuse. These community-focused programs seek to prevent, through education, the dangers posed by drugs and alcohol and to change the behaviors that may lead to substance abuse.



OJP Publications

Program Performance Report: Second Chance Act – Family-Based Prisoner Substance Abuse Treatment Grant Program, July 2011-June 2012, BJA-Sponsored, 2013

Final Report: Participatory Evaluation of the Lummi Nation's Community Mobilization Against Drugs Initiative/Bureau of Justice Assistance's Indian Alcohol and Substance Abuse Demonstration Project, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2008
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Arkansas Comprehensive Substance Abuse Treatment Program: Process Evaluation of the Modified Therapeutic Community (Tucker Unit), NIJ-Sponsored, March 2001
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Future-Proofing Justice - Building a Research Agenda to Address the Effects of Technological Change on the Protection of Constitutional Rights, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017

A Systematic Evaluation of the Analysis of Drug Microcrystals Using Infrared Microspectroscopy, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017

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