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Final report : a study of appropriate methods of drug abuse education for use in the WIC program


Author:
American Council for Drug Education and Dogoloff, Lee I. (Lee Israel)
Year:
1990
Subject:
Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants, and Children (U.S.) and Substance abuse in pregnancy
Abstract:
Prepared in response to the Congressional mandate for a study of "appropriate methods of drug abuse education instruction" for use in the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). This report reviews the Congressional mandate and gives an overview of WIC. Discusses the prevalence and consequences of drug abuse among pregnant women; effective approaches to drug abuse prevention; approaches to screening and referral; and gives recommendations for the provision of drug abuse information and referral in WIC.
Format:
xiv, (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
Publisher:
O. A. E.
Collection:
USDA publications