Submitted by connie.lauderda... on Thu, 09/01/2022 - 15:24
The Institute for Social Research
at the University of Michigan conducts an annual survey completed by students in grades 8, 10 and 12. A subset of that group is tracked through adulthood. Their headline finding of the Monitoring the Future survey this year was that marijuana and hallucinogen use among young adults 19 to 30 years old reached all-time high in 2021.
Other key findings for young adults from the press release include:
Submitted by wilsokl107 on Wed, 09/21/2022 - 10:35
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Submitted by DBHR Athena Adm... on Mon, 05/04/2020 - 09:25
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrations (SAMHSA) National Prevention Week (NPW) is a public education platform that promotes prevention year-round through providing ideas, capacity-building, tools, and resources to help individuals and communities make substance use prevention happen every day.
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Submitted by cwerch@preventi... on Mon, 01/13/2020 - 07:06
Prevention Plus Wellness (PPW) provides easy to use evidence-informed resources to help prevention and health specialists and parents prevent youth and young adult alcohol, cannabis, tobacco, e-cigarette, and opioid use while promoting protective wellness lifestyles.
Submitted by cwerch@preventi... on Sat, 11/16/2019 - 13:03
The US Department of Health and Human Services has recommended youth ages 6-17 years old get 60 minutes or more of combined moderate and vigorous physical activity each day.
Submitted by cwerch@preventi... on Thu, 10/24/2019 - 14:23
We recently presented a webinar on brief interventions for preventing youth substance use. Because it was a completely filled session, I wanted to provide a description of the main points covered in the webinar for those who had not had an opportunity to attend it.