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Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention (U.S.)

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Works: 47 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 6,736 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals 
Classifications: HV5135, 362.2927
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Most widely held works about Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention (U.S.)
 
Most widely held works by Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention (U.S.)
Catalyst : a publication of the Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention( )

in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Setting and improving policies for reducing alcohol and other drug problems on campus : a guide for administrators by William DeJong( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College alcohol risk assessment guide : environmental approaches to prevention by Barbara E Ryan( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social marketing strategies for campus prevention of alcohol and other drug problems by Robert Zimmerman( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document sets out one segment of a comprehensive approach intended to assist institutions of higher education in developing and carrying out alcohol abuse and other drug prevention programs. Social marketing is described as a tool of environmental management, that seeks to produce a specified behavior in a target audience. Intended for a broad campus audience, the brochure examines the development of social marketing and uses 10 campus examples to illustrate ways to popularize positive ideas and attitudes, and encourage favorable changes in social values and individual behavior. Commercial marketing principles, summed up as the four Ps: product, price, place, and promotion, are translated into equivalent elements for use in a social marketing campaign. The report emphasizes the importance of appropriate research and evaluation and recommends that research be focused on four areas: (1) the problem the campaign will address; (2) the audience; (3) the messages; and (4) the communication channels to be used. Since data gathered before a campaign are essential for measuring its impact afterward, it is suggested that the requirements for an evaluation be considered during the planning stage. Appended are a list of resources and estimated costs of a social marketing program. (Contains 11 endnotes.) (Bf)
Alcohol and other drug prevention : a bulletin for fraternity and sorority advisors by Tammy Enos( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This bulletin describes alcohol and other drug (aod) prevention programs specifically designed or customized for fraternities and sororities (Greeks). Approaches to aod prevention include: (1) peer education programs to help students help themselves; (2) comprehensive health and psychosocial assistance; (3) retreats, to encourage student involvement and collaborative problem-solving; (4) networking to share resources and information and build coalitions to facilitate change; (5) national programs such as gamma (Greeks Advocating the Mature Management of Alcohol), the Greek arm of bacchus (Boost Alcohol Consciousness Concerning the health of University Students); Our Chapter, Our Choice; and On Campus Talking About Alcohol; and (6) substance-free fraternities. Also discussed are the strengths of several national programs and how they complement each other and other campus programs; common barriers to aod prevention programming for Greeks on campus; and specific ways to overcome those barriers. Advisors to fraternities and sororities are urged to solidify prevention programs and then conduct formal program evaluations in order to direct time and money to those that are effective. (Mah)
Preventing alcohol-related problems on campus : acquaintance rape : a guide for program coordinators by Peter Finn( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secondary effects of binge drinking on college campuses by Henry Wechsler( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The College Alcohol Study (1993) surveyed nearly 18,000 undergraduate students at 140 colleges concerning their experience of either "binge drinking" or "secondary binge effects" (harm experienced as a result of binge drinking by others). The survey found that 44 percent of respondents were binge drinkers (50 percent of men and 39 percent of women). Across the colleges, binge drinkers ranged from 1 to 70 percent of students on campus. On high drinking-level campuses, 87 percent of the non-binge drinkers living on campus experienced negative consequences of excessive drinking by other students (such as having studying or sleep interrupted, having property damaged, or experiencing unwanted sexual advances). On low drinking-level campuses, 62 percent reported experiencing such secondary effects of binge drinking. Non-binge drinking women living on campuses with high levels of binge drinking had almost twice the risk of experiencing unwanted sexual advances as their counterparts at lower drinking-level schools. Among 10 recommendations for college administrators are: (1) using student media to highlight the problem; (2) building alliances with the community; (3) restricting conditions under which alcohol is allowed on campus; (4) encouraging athletic directors to help promote mature behavior; and (5) appointing a health and safety advocacy committee. (Mah)
A social norms approach to preventing binge drinking at colleges and universities by Michael P Haines( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preventing alcohol-related problems on campus : impaired driving : a guide for program coordinators by William DeJong( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making the link : faculty and prevention by Barbara E Ryan( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guide presents concepts and approaches to prevention of alcohol and other drug (aod) abuse among college students, focusing on the role of faculty in prevention efforts. Sections discuss why faculty should get involved, the impact of aod abuse on academic performance, the rationale for taking an environmental approach to prevention, helping students who are experiencing problems, motivating faculty interest in prevention, ways in which academic departments can support prevention, active learning opportunities through service learning, and using academics to generate student involvement in prevention efforts. Lists of publications, organizations, and relevant World Wide Web sites that can be used as further resources are appended. (Mse)
Preventing alcohol-related problems on campus : methods for assessing student use of alcohol and other drugs : a guide for program coordinators by William DeJong( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The environmental assessment instrument : a new tool for targeting substance abuse prevention in higher education by Marvin G Katz( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preventing alcohol-related problems on campus : substance-free residence halls by Peter Finn( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complying with the drug-free schools and campuses regulations (34 CFR Part 86) : a guide for university and college administrators( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document describes ways in which higher education institutions have responded to the requirements of the 1989 amendments to the Drug-Free Schools and Campuses Act, Part 86, Regulations, and is intended to help institutions improve current programs and avoid overlooking requirements that might result in noncompliance. Chapter 1 presents the certification requirements that higher education institutions must meet under the regulations and notes the consequences of failure to comply; it also provides information on meeting legal requirements not covered in the Part 86 regulations. Chapter 2 outlines the required content of the written policy (standards of conduct, legal sanctions, health risks, drug and alcohol programs, disciplinary sanctions) and offers several formats that can be used to present the required information. Chapter 3 suggests low-cost methods for distributing policies to students and employees; and chapter 4 discusses the preparation and content of biennial reviews, providing some recent examples. Seven appendixes provide information on the Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention; a compliance checklist; a table listing federal penalties for illegal trafficking and possession of controlled substances; a table listing health risks associated with use of illicit drugs and alcohol; copies of university policy statements on drugs and alcohol; and a table listing effects of drug dependency. (Ch)
Looking at binge drinking at four-year colleges : software user's guide by William DeJong( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law, higher education, and substance abuse prevention : a biannual newsletter( )

in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safe lanes on campus : a guide for preventing impaired driving and underage drinking by Robert Zimmerman( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethinking the campus environment : a guide for substance abuse prevention by Cathryn Turrentine( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiences in effective prevention : the U.S. Department of Education's Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Models on College Campuses Grants by William DeJong( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secondary effects of heavy drinking on campus by Daniel Ari Kapner( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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