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Implementation and Impact
of a Family-Based Substance Abuse Prevention Program
in Rural Communities
Published in The Journal of Primary Prevention, Vol 18,
No. 3, 1998
This program and evaluation were supported by a grant from
the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (6 H86 SP03080-05).
The authors wish to express their gratitude to the parents, students
and school staff in Iosco, Ogemaw, and Oscoda counties who contributed
to the program's success. Also, many special thanks are extended
to the Families In Action staff and participants who were essential
to the program. Portions of this paper were presented at the 1996
National High Risk Youth Learning Community Workshop, Division
of Demonstrations for High Risk Populations, Center for Substance
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