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NCJ Number: 10875 Find in a Library
Title: ALTERNATIVES TO DRUG ABUSE CONFERENCE - SECOND PROCEEDINGS - PART 2
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 288
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs
Washington, DC 20537
National Council on Crime and Delinquency
Newark, NJ 07102
National Technical Information Service
Springfield, VA 22151
Grant Number: BNDD-73-8
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22151
United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PART TWO OF PROCEEDINGS OF CONFERENCE ON DRUG ABUSE CONTAINS TEXTS OF DISCUSSIONS AND PROGRAMS APPROVED BY CONFERENCE PARTICIPANTS.
Abstract: THE SEMINARS WERE DIRECTED TOWARDS THE FORMULATION OF A COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGY FOR THE DISSEMINATION OF PROGRAMS OF RESCUE AND PREVENTION IN THE FIELDS OF EDUCATION, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, COMMUNITY, MEDIA, AND VOLUNTEER SERVICE. INCLUDED IN THIS PUBLICATION ARE THE REVISED BYLAWS FOR A PRIVATE, NON-PROFIT CORPORATION TO CARRY OUT THE ALFY (A NEW LIFE FOR YOU) PROGRAM. THIS COMPANY WAS DESIGNED TO CREATE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS, AND TO HELP COMMUNITIES IMPLEMENT PROGRAMS. PART TWO OF THE CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS CONSISTS OF THE TEXT OF INFORMAL INTRODUCTIONS OF NEW PARTICIPANTS, THEIR PROGRAMS, AND OTHER TRANSCRIPTS FROM THE FIRST DAY OF THE CONFERENCE. LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR SETTING UP A DRUG COUNSELING CENTER AND THE RATIONALE AND ROLE FOR VOLUNTEERS ARE ALSO DISCUSSED. IN ADDITION, BIOGRAPHIES OF CONFERENCE PARTICIPANTS ARE INCLUDED. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Community support; Drug abuse; Drug information; Drug prevention programs; Drug treatment; Workshops and seminars
Note: PROCEEDINGS OF CONFERENCE HELD JANUARY 9-12, 1973, AIRLIE, VA
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