SPITTING IN THE OCEAN: REALISTIC EXPECTATIONS OF THE IMPACT OF DRIVER ALCOHOL EDUCATION AND REHABILITATION PROGRAMS ON THE PROBLEM OF DRUNK DRIVING

This paper discusses the following areas: Federal involvement in drinking-driving countermeasures; alcohol education and rehabilitation programs; barriers to sound evaluation of rehabilitation programs; factors relevant to success of alcohol programs including the inherent difficulties in changing human behavior, the societal content in which the rehabilitation programs occur, and the potential role of biological factors; and the relationship of rehabilitation programs to total drunk driving problems.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the DWI Colloquium, Naval Alcohol Rehabilitation Center, San Diego, California, August 15-16, 1983.
  • Corporate Authors:

    AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety

    8111 Gatehouse Road
    Falls Church, VA  United States  22047
  • Authors:
    • Waller, P F
  • Publication Date: 1983-8

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 122-136
  • Monograph Title: DWI REEDUCATION AND REHABILITATION PROGRAMS--SUCCESSFUL RESULTS AND THE FUTURE

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00391707
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 30 1984 12:00AM