A School-Based Prevention Model in the Fight Against Addiction: Life Skills Training

Author/s: Ayşe Esra İşmen Gazioğlu, Azize Nilgün Canel

DOI: 10.15805/addicta.2015.2.2.0011

Year: 2015 Vol: 2 Number: 2

Abstract

This literature review study examines Life Skills Training, which has been widely used in the world; the development, planning, and implementation of prevention programs based on life skills and schools will be discussed. In this study, the concepts of life skills will be discussed first; information will then be given about Life Skills Training’s structure and content; suggestions about its use in Turkey will be made after considering the studies that have examined the effectiveness of Life Skills Training.

Keywords
Life Skills Training, Addiction prevention, School-based programs

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