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Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research-Based Guide (Third Edition) (Featured Publication)

Published October 1999. Revised December 2012. Presents research-based principles of addiction treatment for a variety of drugs, including nicotine, alcohol, and illicit and prescription drugs, that can inform drug treatment programs and services. En Español

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Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction (Featured Publication)

Published April 2007. Revised July 2014. Provides scientific information about the disease of drug addiction, including the many harmful consequences of drug abuse and the basic approaches that have been developed to prevent and treat the disease. En Español

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Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents (In Brief) (Featured Publication)

Published January 1997. Revised October 2003. Presents research-based drug abuse prevention principles, an overview of program planning, and critical first steps for those learning about prevention.

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Drugs: Shatter the Myths (Featured Publication)

Published October 2010. Revised March 2015. Answers teens’ most frequently asked questions about drugs and abuse with scientific facts and engaging images. En Español

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Principles of Adolescent Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Research-Based Guide (Featured Publication)

Published January 2014. Revised January 2014. Presents research-based principles of adolescent substance use disorder treatment; covers treatment for a variety of drugs including, illicit and prescription drugs, alcohol, and tobacco; presents settings and evidence-based approaches unique to treating adolescents.

Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse

Family Checkup

Published October 2012. Revised October 2012. Five questions, developed by the Child and Family Center at the University of Oregon, that highlight parenting skills that are important in preventing the initiation and progression of drug use among youth.

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Principles of Drug Abuse Treatment for Criminal Justice Populations - A Research-Based Guide (Featured Publication)

Published September 2006. Revised April 2014. Presents research-based principles of addiction treatment that can inform drug treatment programs and services in the criminal justice setting.

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Marijuana: Facts Parents Need to Know (Featured Publication)

Published April 2001. Revised March 2014. Brochure, in question-and-answer format, that provides facts about marijuana for parents and offers tips for talking with their children about the drug and its potential harmful effects. En Español

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Marijuana: Facts for Teens (Featured Publication)

Published April 2001. Revised May 2015. Presented in question-and-answer format and targeted to teens, provides facts about marijuana and its potential harmful effects. En Español

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Seeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask (Featured Publication)

Published December 2011. Revised June 2013. Offers guidance in seeking drug abuse treatment and lists five questions to ask when searching for a treatment program. En Español

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