Technical Paper 3:
Preventing Alcohol-related harm in Australia: a window of opportunity
9. Education and persuasion
Youth & Family
Beatty, Shelley E.; Cross, Donna S.; Shaw, Therese M. (November 2008) The impact of a parent-directed intervention on parent-child communication about tobacco and alcohol
, Drug and Alcohol Review 27:6, pp. 591–601.
Dillon, Paul. (2009) Teenagers, alcohol and drugs: what your kids really want and need to know about alcohol and drugs
, Crows Nest NSW: Allen & Unwin.
Eden, Rina D.; Colder, Craig; Edwards, Ellen P.; Leonard, Kenneth E. (March 2009) A longitudinal study of social competence among children of alcoholic and nonalcoholic parents: role of parental psychopathology, parental warmth, and self-regulation
, Psychology of Addictive Behaviors 23:1, pp. 36–46.
Epstein, Jennifer A.; Griffin, Kenneth W.; Botvin, Gilbert J. (May 2008) A social influence model of alcohol use for inner-city adolescents: family drinking, perceived drinking norms, and perceived social benefits of drinking
, Journal of studies on Alcohol and Drugs 69:3, pp. 397–405.
Fleming, M. F., Lund, M. R., Wilton, G., Landry, M., & Scheets, D. ‘The Healthy Moms Study: the efficacy of brief alcohol intervention in postpartum women’
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Hanewinkel, R., Morgenstern, M., Tanski, S. E., & Sargent, J. D. ‘Longitudinal study of parental movie restriction on teen smoking and drinking in Germany’
, Addiction, vol. 103, no. 10, Oct 2008. pp. 1722–1730.
Hawkins, J. David; Brown, Eric C.; Oesterle, Sabrina; Arthur, Michael W.; Abbott, Robert D.; Catalano, Richard F. (2008) Early effects of Communities that Care on targeted risks and initiation of delinquent behavior and substance use
, Journal of Adolescent Health 43:3, pp. 15–22.
Hutchinson, D., Maloney, E., Vogl, L., & Mattick, R. ‘Adolescent drinking: the influence of parental attitudes, modeling and alcohol supply’
, In-Psych, vol. 30, no. 5, Oct 2008. pp. 12–13.
Johnson, Patrick; Stone, Rachel. (2009) Parental alcoholism and family functioning: effects on differentiation levels of young adults
, Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly 27:1, pp. 3–18.
Keller, Peggy S.; El–Sheikh, Mona; Keiley, Margaret; Liao, Pei–Ju. (March 2009) Longitudinal relations between marital aggression and alcohol problems
, Psychology of Addictive Behaviors 23:1, pp. 2–13.Top of page
King, Serena M.; Keyes, Margaret; Malone, Stephen M.; Elkins, Irene; Legrand, Lisa N.; Iacono, William G.; McGue, Matt. (April 2009) Parental alcohol dependence and the transmission of adolescent behavioral disinhibition: a study of adoptive and non-adoptive families
, Addiction 104:4, pp. 578–586.
Koutakis, N., Stattin, H., & Kerr, M. ‘Reducing youth alcohol drinking through a parent-targeted intervention: the Orebro Prevention Program’
, Addiction, vol. 103, no. 10, Oct 2008. pp. 1629–1637.
Smit, E., Verdurmen, J., Monshouwer, K., & Smit, F. ‘Family interventions and their effect on adolescent alcohol use in general populations; a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials’
, Drug & Alcohol Dependence, vol. 97, no. 3, 1 Oct 2008. pp. 195–206.
Tucker, J. S., Ellickson, P. L., & Klein, D. J. ‘Growing up in a permissive household: what deters at-risk adolescents from heavy drinking?’
, Journal of Studies on Alcohol & Drugs, vol. 69, no. 4, Jul 2008. pp. 528–534.
School And University Settings
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, Perth: National Drug Research Institute.
Newton, N. C., Vogl, L. E., Teesson, M., & Andrews, G. ‘CLIMATE Schools: alcohol module: cross-validation of a school- based prevention programme for alcohol misuse’
, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 43, no. 3, Mar 2009. pp. 201–207.Top of page
Stafstrom, M., & Ostergren, P. O. ‘A community-based intervention to reduce alcohol-related accidents and violence in 9th grade students in southern Sweden: the example of the Trelleborg project’
, Accident Analysis & Prevention, vol. 40, no. 3, May 2008. pp. 920–925.
Turner, J., Perkins, H. W., & Bauerle, J. ‘Declining negative consequences related to alcohol misuse among students exposed to a social norms marketing intervention on a college campus’
, Journal of American College Health, vol. 57, no. 1, Jul 2008. pp. 85–94.
White, H. R., Fleming, C. B., Kim, M. J., Catalano, R. F., & McMorris, B. J. ‘Identifying two potential mechanisms for changes in alcohol use among college-attending and non-college-attending emerging adults’
, Developmental Psychology, vol. 44, no. 6, Nov 2008. pp. 1625–1639.
Zakocs, R. C., Tiwari, R., Vehige, T., & DeJong, W. ‘Roles of organizers and champions in building campus-community prevention partnerships’
, Journal of American College Health, vol. 57, no. 2, Sep 2008. pp. 233–241.
Australia and New Zealand Food Regulation Ministerial Council (ANZFRMC), ‘Joint Communique 1 May 2009’
: Canberra.Top of page
Jones, S. C., & Gregory, P. ‘The impact of more visible standard drink labelling on youth alcohol consumption: helping young people drink (ir)responsibly?’
Drug and Alcohol Review 2009, 28, pp. 230–234.
Heather, N. ‘The Importance of Keeping Regular: accurate guidance to the public on low-risk drinking levels’
. Alcohol Alcohol. 2009 44: 226–228.
Martin, G. ‘Truth in drink?: lobbying on alcohol guidelines and labelling’
, Ethical Investor (Maroubra no. 77, Jun 2008. pp. 30–33.
Moore, E., Coffey, C., Carlin, J., et al., ‘Assessing alcohol guidelines in teenagers: results from a 10-year prospective study’
. Australia and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 2009. 33(2): pp. 154–159.
National Health and Medical Research Council. ‘Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol’
. 2009, National Health and Medical Research Council: Canberra.
Rehm, J. T., Room, R., & Taylor, B. ‘Method for moderation: measuring lifetime risk of alcohol-attributable mortality as a basis for drinking guidelines’
, International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, vol. 17, no. 3, 2008. pp. 141–151.Top of page
Roche, A. M. ‘Making sense of Australia’s alcohol guidelines’
. National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA) at Flinders University. Adelaide. 2009.
Whittingham, J. R., Ruiter, R. A., Castermans, D., Huiberts, A., & Kok, G. ‘Designing effective health education materials: experimental pre-testing of a theory-based brochure to increase knowledge’
, Health Education Research, vol. 23, no. 3, Jun 2008. pp. 414–426.
Houben, Katrijn; Wiers, Reinout W. (August 2008) Implicitly positive about alcohol? Implicit positive associations predict drinking behavior
, Addictive Behaviors 33:8, pp. 979–986.
Skager, R. ‘Having fun and defying adults: speculations on why most young people ignore information on the dangers of drinking alcohol’
. Addiction 2009, 104 (4): 576–577.
Social Research Centre (April 2008) National Drugs Campaign: evaluation of phase three
, North Melbourne: The Social Research Centre.
Stead, M., Gordon, R., Holme, I., Moodie, C., Hastings, G., & Angus, K. ‘Changing attitudes, knowledge and behaviour: a review of successful initiatives’
. York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation. 2009.
Wilkinson, C., Room, R., & Livingston, M. ‘Mapping Australian public opinion on alcohol policies in the new millennium’
, Drug & Alcohol Review no. Published online 11 Feb 2009, 2009.