Growing Up Drug–Free: A Parent's Guide to Prevention – 1998

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U.S. Department of Education: Gail Beaumont, Larry Cohen, Mari Colvin, Charlotte Gillespie, William Modzeleski, Ann O'Leary, Terry Peterson, Barbara Vespucci, Bryan Williams

The U.S. Department of Education wishes to thank the following for their help in preparing this publication:

Jackie Butler, African American Parents for Drug Prevention

Bob Denniston, Dr. Karol L. Kumpfer, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

Judi Kosterman, Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

Carol Reeves, Greenville Family Partnership

Kay H. Paine, Join Together

Bobby Heard, Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Ford Kuramoto, National Asian Pacific American Families Against Substance Abuse

Anna Latimer, Harold Tarbell, National Association of Native American Children of Alcoholics

Alyse Booth, National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse

Sue Rusche, National Families in Action

Judy Cushing, National Family Partnership

Harry Montoya, National Hispanic/Latino Community Prevention Network

Dr. Timothy P. Condon, Shayna Steinger Singh, Zili Sloboda, Sc.D., National Institute on Drug Abuse

Olive O'Donnell, National Parent Network Office of the Parenting is Prevention Project

Doug Hall, Parents' Resource Institute for Drug Education

Dr. Edward W. Maibach, Porter Novelli

Dr. Charles Flatter, University of Maryland

Sandra Owens-Lawson, Nataki MacMurray, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

This brochure was developed by the Partnership for a Drug-Free America on behalf of the U. S. Department of Education. Special thanks to Michael Bond, Robert Caruso, Barbara Delaney, Debra Friedman and Partnership staff. Thanks also to Herbert D. Kleber, M.D. of the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, David Osborn of Phoenix House, Alan Levitt of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, and to the many others who helped along the way.

Many thanks to the Drug Enforcement Administration (New York Division, Northeast Regional Laboratory) for help in photographing drugs and drug paraphernalia.

Project Directors: Ginna Marston, Sally Marshall

Writer: Cindy Schweich Handler

Design: Big Duck Studio, New York City

Photographer: Dick Frank

The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, in conjunction with Partnership for a Drug-Free America, is promoting awareness of Growing Up Drug-Free: A Parent's Guide to Prevention through an unprecedented anti-drug media campaign.

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