Jun 28, 2012
The Washington State Institute for Public Policy (WSIPP) released a report on the dramatic savings communities will benefit from by using effective drug abuse and violence programs. Botvin LifeSkills Training had the highest return on investment.
May 15, 2012
Study finds participants less likely to use drugs 12 years after participating in the LifeSkills Training (LST) program
Apr 27, 2012
LifeSkills Training (LST) substance abuse and violence prevention program featured at the 2012 Blueprints for Violence Prevention Conference in San Antonio, Texas.
Jan 03, 2012
ABC's 20/20 recently reported on an alternative Milwaukee public school using LST to help combat the problem of in-school bullying.
Dec 08, 2011
U.S. Justice Department selects Botvin LifeSkills Training as a top evidence-based prevention program for inclusion on their new CrimeSolutions website.
Jul 14, 2011
Botvin LifeSkills Training, the top-rated substance abuse and violence prevention program, recently added Online Training workshops for the Elementary and Transitions programs to their list of services.
Mar 08, 2011
A new study has found that Botvin’s LifeSkills Training (LST) program is the top evidence-based drug abuse prevention program in the United States, based on use by elementary schools.
Apr 20, 2010
Dr. Botvin described the LST program, summarized the 25 years of research supporting its effectiveness, and discussed the merits of an evidence-based approach for preventing alcohol, tobacco, illicit drug abuse, and violence.
Feb 25, 2010
Botvin LifeSkills Training was selected as a “Top Tier” program by The Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy. The Top Tier initiative focuses on identifying & validating social programs meeting the highest standard of evidence of effectiveness.
Sep 29, 2009
Researchers Christopher Williams, Ph.D., and Brian Cesario, M.A., presented the Botvin LifeSkills Training Wellness Program (LST-WP), which is based on the highly effective, evidence-based LST program.