prevention-smart parents is an interactive e-learning website developed for parents and caregivers to help protect children from using drugs. prevention-smart was developed by experts in the field of substance abuse prevention to provide parents/caregivers with resources and tools that promote a healthy well-being for children at all levels of development.
Mentor has developed this resource with the expertise from Mentor's own Scientific Advisory Network (SAN) of substance abuse prevention specialists and in partnership with a diverse group of prevention professionals.
Particular thanks go to:
Ken Winters Ph.D. (SAN Chairman)
Director, Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota
Senior Scientist, Treatment Research Institute, Philadelphia
Beatriz Carlini Ph.D.
Adviser on drugs related issues in Brazil, WHO consultant and prevention specialist
Martha Givaudan Ph.D.
Executive Vice President of IMIFAP - education, health and life – Mexico City
Richard MacKenzie M.D.
Director of Adolescent Medicine Program at Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine
Provincial Prevention Consultant, Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission, Calgary
Daniel Pellaux is Professor at the Swiss Institute of Pedagogy in Lausanne and Director for the training of teachers. He is also a consultant to WHO and UNICEF
Mentor Consultant - Prevention-Smart Parents