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A pilot feasibility c-rct of screening and brief alcohol intervention in young people aged 14-15 in a high school setting: SIPS jr-high

Newbury-Birch, D., O'Neil, S., O'Donnell, A., Coulton, Simon, Howel, D., McColl, E., Stamp, E., Graybill, E., Gilvarry, E., Laing, K., and others. (2014) A pilot feasibility c-rct of screening and brief alcohol intervention in young people aged 14-15 in a high school setting: SIPS jr-high. In: Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 38 (S1). John Wiley & Sons (doi:10.1111/acer.12451) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:42495)

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Abstract

Introduction: Approximately 33% of 15–16 year olds in England report alcohol intoxication in the

to high social and economic costs.

brief alcohol intervention (ASBI) in a school setting with an integrated qualitative component (randomisation

evaluation examined facilitators and barriers to the use of ASBI approaches in the school setting in

Interventions: Young people aged 14–15 (Year 10) in 7 schools in the North East of England who

to either provision of an advice leaflet (control condition, n=2 schools); a 30-minute brief interactive

by the school learning mentor (Intervention 1, n=2 schools); a 60-minute session involving family

followed-up at 12-months.

school setting.

randomised (control n=53; Intervention 1 n=54; Intervention 2 n=75). Of the 75 randomised to Intervention

(11%). 160/182 were successfully followed up at 12 months (88%). Interviews were carried out with

Outcomes/conclusions: Analysis shows that the school setting is a feasible and acceptable place

seen as feasible or acceptable by school staff, parents or young people therefore a definitive study

Source of funding: The study was funded under the NIHR Public Health Research Programme

of alcohol by school aged children and young people.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Poster)
DOI/Identification number: 10.1111/acer.12451
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare > HV5001 Alcoholism and intemperance
R Medicine > RJ Pediatrics > RJ101 Child Health. Child health services
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Simon Coulton
Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2014 11:01 UTC
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2020 04:06 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/42495 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Coulton, Simon: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7704-3274
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