Summary: A socio-drama that underlines the message that prevention begins at home and that parents have a role to play by helping children develop positive self-esteem, decision-making skills, and the ability to cope with peer pressure
A Medical Officer of Health, Public Health Nurses, designer, evaluator and 2 clients describe the early intervention program designed by Capital Health in collaboration with Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission. A program to help assess drinking habits for people whose use of alcohol is starting to cause problems in their lives.
Highlights research relevant to understanding adolescent health and development. Analyzing pan-Canadian data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth and the Canadian Community Health Survey, this report explores the association between positive assets in adolescents' social environments and their health behaviours and outcomes.
"The purpose of this document is to provide an overview of the strategic directions that Vancouver Coastal Health intends to undertake on a regional basis to address mental health and addiction services."