Substance Abuse Prevention and Intervention: An Athletics Tool Kit

Publication Date: 2017
Abstract: In collaboration with athletics stakeholders and campus substance abuse prevention experts, and guided by the latest prevention science and deterrence strategies, the NCAA SSI designed this toolkit to support athletics administrators in collaboration with their campus colleagues in efforts to reduce substance abuse and to promote healthy choices, fair competition, and a positive environment for college athletes. This resource identifies key principles shared by successful prevention programs and identifies 10 strategies as part of a comprehensive approach for athletics administrators to use to address substance abuse prevention, intervention, and treatment.