Safety First: A Reality-Based Approach to Teens, Drugs, and Drug Education
April 10, 2002
Today's adolescents have been exposed, since elementary school, to the most intensive and expensive anti-drug campaign in history, but more than half of all high school students in America experiment with illegal drugs and even more use alcohol. This paper addresses how to take a safety-first approach to drug education programs.
By Marsha Rosenbaum, Director, Safety First, Drug Policy Alliance