A major issue in rural counties is substance misuse. USU Extension implemented a substance prevention program with youth in rural counties. The program included family- and school-based education activities to promote youth resilience and development. Evaluation results showed youth exhibited strong anti-drug attitudes after the program.
MacArthur, Stacey; Keady, Timothy; Wray, Paige; Jensen, Christine; Sorenson, Mary; Warnick, Claire; and Narine, Lendel
"A Substance Misuse Prevention Program to Youth in Rural Utah,"
Outcomes and Impact Quarterly: Vol. 1
, Article 3.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.usu.edu/oiq/vol1/iss2/3