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Children, Adolescent, Substance Use, and the Media
American Academy of Pediatrics, 2010
The AAP recommends a ban on all tobacco advertising in all media, limitations on alcohol advertising, avoiding exposure of young children to substance-related (tobacco, alcohol, prescription drugs, illegal drugs) content on television and in PG-13- and R-rated movies, incorporating the topic of advertising and media into all substance abuse-prevention programs, and implementing media education programs in the classroom.
 
Scheme of Assistance for Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse and for Social Defense Services
Government of India: Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, 2015  
Published to create awareness and educate people about the ill-effects of alcoholism and substance abuse, these guidelines provide a range of community-based services for indemnification, motivation, counseling, de-addiction, after care and rehabilitation for whole persons recover of addicts.
 
National Policy on Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances
Government of India, 2015
This document explains the policy of India towards narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances and serves as a guide to various Ministries and organizations in the Government of India and to the State Governments as well as international and non-governmental organizations.



The goal of the AHRQ-funded project, Youth Providers 2.0 (YP2.0), is to improve the use of evidence-based practices among health care providers caring for adolescents and young adults. To accomplish this goal, SAHM will engage in a number of activities using new media to improve the dissemination of patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) to health professionals.
 

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