Practitioner Portal > Prevention


Some key documents


(2023) Denormalising alcohol industry activities in schools. The Lancet


(2023) Ireland: national report for 2022 - prevention. Health Research Board.


(2022) Drug misuse prevention review. Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs.  


(2019) European prevention curriculum: a handbook for decision-makers, opinion-makers and policy-makers in science-based prevention of substance use. EU Drugs Agency 


(2019) Know the Score: substance use resource materials for senior cycle SPHE. HSE 


(2019) European Drug Prevention Quality Standards (EDPQS) toolkits to support quality in prevention. European Drug Prevention Quality Standards 



See also, What Works Ireland Evidence Hub - provides information about prevention and early intervention programmes that have been evaluated and shown to improve outcomes for children and young people.

EMCDDA Xchange prevention registry - an online registry of evidence-based prevention programmes

And see our educator page.   

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