Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood
Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood: A Research-Based Guide

Published in 2016, this report offered stakeholders information on principles of prevention for use in the early years of a child’s life (prenatal through age 8). For the latest information on prevention research, visit NIDA’s Prevention webpage.

Publication Date: March 2016

Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood: A Research-Based Guide [3MB]


Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood: A Research-Based Guide (In Brief)

Published in 2016, this document summarized information on principles of prevention for use in the early years of a child’s life (prenatal through age 8). This information was detailed in the full report, Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood (above).  For the latest information on prevention research, visit NIDA’s Prevention webpage.

Publication Date: September 2016

Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood: A Research-Based Guide (In Brief) [250KB]