European Drug Prevention Quality Standards

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs & Drug Addiction, dist. by the EU Bookshop. 2011. 284p. illus. pap. Free.

The cover of "European Drug Prevention Quality Standards" by the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs & Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) Manuals features "European drug prevention quality standards, a manual for professionals"


This manual—the work of dozens of experts in the field—provides the first European framework on effective drug abuse prevention. It outlines planning, implementation, and evaluation of prevention and aids the understanding of how people, interventions, organizations, and strategies contribute to positive outcomes. Though substance abuse-prevention professionals are the intended audience, anyone studying this phenomenon will want to consult this well-­documented source. With an attractive layout, clear prose, and a superb glossary.




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