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A landmark publication, The Handbook of Counseling defines the field of counselling - how it has developed, the current state of the discipline and profession, and where this dynamic field is going. Edited and with chapters contributed by the leaders in counselling education and research, including several past-presidents of the American Counselling Association, this Handbook is comprehensive in its scope.

A Model Substance Abuse Prevention Program
A model substance abuse prevention program
John D.Swisher
Kimberley L.Henry
Judith R.Vicary

This chapter presents an overview of a strategy for implementing an effective substance abuse prevention program in a school under the leadership of school counselors. In the substance abuse literature, this strategy has been labeled infusion, whereas in education, it is known as curricular integration. The essence of this substance abuse prevention approach is that the content and skills to be learned are spread across several different subject areas, thereby reducing the burden on any one teacher for implementing a program. In addition, if the integration is done in the context of the subject being taught, then it is possible to teach two learning objectives simultaneously. For example, an English teacher ...

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