3 Strategic Prevention Framework A tool for campaign planning
4 Goals: Strengthen collaboration in the community to prevent substance abuse Reduce substance abuse
5 Parents role in prevention Parents have more influence over their child than: Friends Music TV Internet Celebrities Sources: Califano, J (2009); IOM (2004); Moore, G, H Rothwell and J Segrott (2010).
6 Parents role in prevention Dont believe their parents think its wrong are 2.4 Xs as likely to drink. Dont think they will be caught are 3.3 Xs as likely to drink. Source: Maine Integrated Youth Health Survey (2009).
7 Local data: Marijuana Dont believe their parents think its wrong are 4 Xs as likely to use. Source: MIYHS (2009).
8 We know we need to bring parents on board… What do you want them to do? How do you get them to do it? Which communication method?
9 BEHAVIOR CHANGE So many theories...... so little time Source on Transtheoretical/Stages of Change Model: Pochaska, J and C DiClemente (1983).
10 Moving Along the Continuum Effects of alcohol on developing brains Link between UD and negative health outcomes, including addiction and dependence European youth drinking rates
15 21 Reasons Parent Media Campaigns What is the extent of the problem in your community?
16 21 Reasons Parent Media Campaigns But Why? Why Here?
17 21 Reasons Parent Media Campaigns 2005: Parents, do you know? 2006 & 2007: 5 Tips from Youth 2007 & 2008: Whats Your Reason? 2009 & 2010: Wow, times have changed! 2011: PortlandPreventionTips.org
18 2005: Parents, do you know? GOAL: To inform parents of the legal penalties for furnishing to minors.
20 2005: Parents, do you know? LESSONS LEARNED: Earned media is a powerful force – for better or for worse. Cultural competency and tone matter. Formative research with the target audience is key to success.
22 2006 & 2007: 5 Tips from Youth GOAL: To provide parents with positive advice using youth voices.
23 2006 & 2007: 5 Tips from Youth New message based on new research: 21 Reasons Parent Phone Survey
24 2006 & 2007: 5 Tips from Youth LESSONS LEARNED: Different media will provide different return on investment. Choice of media should be informed by target audience. Identify evaluation metrics early and track throughout.
25 2007 & 2008: Whats Your Reason? GOAL: To reach parents with parental monitoring tips using youth voices in an innovative format.
27 2007 & 2008: Whats Your Reason? LESSONS LEARNED: Successful partnerships with youth depend on early buy-in of key faculty and student groups, as well as a project which appeals to youth or meets their needs. ROI can be very high, including earned media and attention from stakeholders.
28 2009 & 2010: Wow, Times Have Changed! GOAL: To change perceived social norms around youth alcohol use.
29 Past 30-Day Alcohol Use, 1995-2008 Data from Maine Youth Drug and Alcohol Use Survey (MYDAUS)
36 2011: Portland Prevention Tips LESSONS LEARNED: Pre-campaign assessment of target audience needs and culture pays off. Focus on specific behavior and needs of our audience. Evaluation tools allow us to measure outputs as well as outcomes.
37 Contact Information Jo Morrissey Project Manager 21 Reasons DFC Program 48 Free Street, Suite 208 Portland, ME 04101 207.773.7737 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com www.21Reasons.org
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