Adolescent Drug Use Part I: Cultural Considerations (Approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes)
Speaker: Dr. Nzinga Harrison
There are no CEU credits available for this webinar.
The content of this webinar focused on using knowledge of the effects of adolescent development and culture on drug use initiation to inform prevention and intervention. Dr. Harrison defined the developmental tasks of adolescence and cultural variables that affect initiation of drug use in adolescents. She also described the relationship between developmental tasks, adolescent culture and risk for drug use and how to apply knowledge of developmental tasks and cultural variables when designing prevention and intervention strategies for adolescents.
This webinar was designed for facilitators involved in the PA PREP program