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Longitudinal Effectiveness of Communities That Care on Reducing Youth Risk Factors

Duration: 2015 - 2018
Funding: NIH/NIDA
Principal Investigator: Jennifer Frank

Description

This study looked at the effectiveness of the Communities That Care model (CTC) over time on youth risk and youth risk and protective factors, ATOD (alcohol, tobacco, and other drug) use, youth mental health, bullying, and gambling behaviors.

Research Team

Publications

Public health benefits 16 years after a statewide policy change: Communities That Care in Pennsylvania

Chilenski, S. M., Frank, J., Summers, N., & Lew, D. (2019). Public health benefits 16 years after a statewide policy change: Communities That Care in Pennsylvania. Prevention Science, 20, 947-958.