'What Works' in Drug Education and Prevention?

This literature review examines the evidence of effectiveness of different types of drug prevention and education for children and young people.

Appendix B: Abbreviations

ACMD - Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs ( UK)

ASSIST - A Stop Smoking In Schools Trial

CAYT - Centre for Analysis of Youth Transitions

EDDRA - EMCDDA Exchange on Drug Demand Reduction Action

EDPQS - The European Drug Prevention Quality Standards

EMCDDA - The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction

GBG - The Good Behaviour Game

IoM - ( US) Institute of Medicine

NICE - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

NIDA - National Institute of Drug Abuse ( US)

PHE - Public Health England

SALSUS - Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey

SHAHRP - School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction Project (Australia and Northern Ireland)

UKDPC - UK Drug Policy Commission

UNODC - United Nations Office of Drug Control


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