Evidence-Based Practices

Picture of: Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood: A Research-Based Guide (In Brief)
This brief guide highlights seven evidence-based principles of prevention for use in the early years of a child’s life (prenatal through age 8), developed from research funded in full or in part by NIDA. This guide also lists evidence-based prevention and intervention programs that work with different populations and age groups.
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Offers guidance in seeking drug abuse treatment and lists five questions to ask when searching for a treatment program.

See NIDA's step-by-step guides on getting treatment for drug use:
What to do if you have a problem with drugs:
For teens and young adults
For adults
What to do if someone you know has a problem with drugs:
Your teen or young adult
Your adult friend or loved one
Click here for more information on treatment. 
En español: Encuentre más información sobre el tratamiento y los pasos para tomar para ayudarse a sí mismo o a un ser querido aquí