A theory-based dual-focus alcohol intervention for preadolescents: the Strong African American Families Program.

@article{Gerrard2006ATD,
  title={A theory-based dual-focus alcohol intervention for preadolescents: the Strong African American Families Program.},
  author={Meg Gerrard and Frederick X. Gibbons and Gene H Brody and Velma McBride Murry and Michael J Cleveland and Thomas Ashby Wills},
  journal={Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={185-95}
}
This study examined mediators of the Strong African American Families Program, a randomized, dual-focus prevention trial intended to delay the onset of alcohol use and reduce alcohol consumption among rural African American youths. More specifically, it demonstrated that changes in consumption 2 yrs after the intervention were mediated through 2 different paths, a social reaction path and a reasoned/intention path. The social reaction path provided evidence that relative to the control… CONTINUE READING

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