Girls and Women: Substance Misuse Trends and Prevention Strategies
This webinar is hosted by Prevention Technology Transfer Center
Data now show that girls and young women, ages 12 to 20, are drinking more alcohol than their male counterparts. There are some key considerations that prevention specialists should know as they design strategies to curb harmful drinking behaviors among girls, such as the association between underage drinking and mental health conditions including depression and anxiety. This webinar will highlight strategies for coupling prevention approaches with mental health support.