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Drug education for schools and colleges

A. F. A. Folawiyo

Drug education for schools and colleges

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Published by Joja Educational Research and Publishers in Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.,
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- Study and teaching -- Nigeria.,
    • Drug abuse -- Nigeria -- Prevention.,
    • Students -- Drug use -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby A.F.A. Folawiyo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5808 .F65 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 77 p. :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2257606M
      LC Control Number89137282

      The Alcohol Education Project of Hobart and William Smith Colleges is a broad collection of education and research initiatives. Its purpose is to better inform students, faculty and staff in higher education and secondary school settings nationwide about alcohol and other drugs and related social norms and address problems of abuse. But in , 61 percent of public high school students said drugs were at school compared to 54 percent in private schools. "It's not the schools' fault that kids are doing drugs. Drug addiction is a very common problem of our society these days. More and more people have been affected by this, including the youth. When a child reaches their teenage years, he will fell a lot of changes in terms of physical and emotional being.


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Kathleen Drug education for schools and colleges book holds a B.A. from Duke University and a from Emory University. Kathleen served as Director of College Counseling at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School in Potomac, MD.

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"Operation Ivy League" last week snared five Columbia students, accused of running a large drug-selling operation. The Daily Beast ranks which campuses are hotbeds for student drug use. Guidance for school leaders and staff on managing drugs, drug-related incidents within schools and pastoral support for pupils.

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iv Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents National Institute on Drug Abuse Preface v Today’s youth face many risks, including drug abuse, violence, and HIV/AIDS.

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The Courage to Speak ® Foundation is a (c)(3) nonprofit organization providing a home, school and community approach to drug prevention through substance abuse prevention programs including presentations, community forums, evidenced based school curriculum, and parenting programs.

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