SECTION .4200 ‑ SUBSTANCE ABUSE PRIMARY PREVENTION SERVICES

 

10a NCAC 27g .4201       SCOPE

Substance abuse primary prevention programs focus on the prevention of alcohol, tobacco and other drug (ATOD) abuse and aim to educate and counsel individuals on such abuse, and provide for activities to reduce the risk of such abuse.  They are directed towards the general population or towards individuals in targeted high risk groups who are not in need of treatment in order to reduce the incidence of health related problems and promote positive behaviors and well-being.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B-147; 42 C.F.R. 96.124;

Eff. May 1, 1996.