1: Family-focused prevention
Family focused prevention efforts have a greater impact than strategies that focus on parents only or children only. It is important to access families of children at each stage of the child's development and to train parents in effective parenting skills help reduce conduct problems and improve parent-child relationships.
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National Institute of Drug Abuse (2007). 1: Family-focused prevention. In Understanding Drug Abuse and Addiction: What Science Says. Retrieved from http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/teaching-packets/understanding-drug-abuse-addiction/section-iii/1-family-focused-prevention
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