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Understanding Drug Abuse and Addiction: What Science Says

1: Drug Abuse Prevention

Drug Abuse Prevention

Evidence-based prevention programs target individuals, families, schools, communities, or multiple targets.

Evidence-based drug abuse prevention programs often incorporate a developmental perspective.

This page was last updated February 2016

NIDA Notes: The Latest in Drug Abuse Research

Teaching Packets

Explores the consequences of drug abuse on the brain and body and introduces the topics of prevention, and treatment.