Xchange prevention registry

About the Xchange prevention registry

Xchange is an online registry of thoroughly evaluated prevention interventions. Use the options below to find prevention programmes or strategies. Find here a toolbox for implementers to make their interventions ready for inclusion in Xchange and fitter for real-life use. Read more about Xchange here.

Our partners

The Xchange prevention registry is a collaborative effort between the EMCDDA and a number of partner organisations. Learn more about our partners here.

Search for programmes

Programme title Date added Countries where evaluated Xchange rating
Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategies (PATHS)/Preschool PATHS - a comprehensive programme for promoting emotional and social competencies and reducing aggression and behaviour problems 15.02.2023 Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA Additional studies recommended
Strengthening Families 10-14 (SFP) - family protection and resilience-building processes for adolescents and their parents 15.02.2023 Germany, Poland, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA Unlikely to be beneficial
STAD – (STockholm prevents Alcohol and Drug problems): an environmental strategy in nightlife environments focussing on the improvement of the compliance of alcohol legislation regarding overserving and age limits. 14.02.2023 Sweden Possibly beneficial
KiVa (Anti-bullying programme) - Combined universal and indicated type of an anti-bullying programme for school children 14.02.2023 Finland, UK, Italy, Netherlands Likely to be beneficial
Preventure - a personality-targeted intervention to prevent substance use disorders in vulnerable youth 14.02.2023 Netherlands, United Kingdom Possibly beneficial
Unplugged - a Comprehensive Social Influence programme for schools: life skills training with correction of normative beliefs 13.02.2023 Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden Beneficial
Multisystemic Therapy (MST) - intensive family- and community-based intervention for antisocial behaviour in juvenile offenders 03.01.2023 Canada, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA Possibly beneficial
Functional Family Therapy (FFT) - for delinquent young people and their families 03.01.2023 Netherlands, Ireland, Sweden, USA, Canada Likely to be beneficial
Aggression Replacement Training (ART) - a three component programme for young male juvenile offenders to teach pro-social behaviours, reduce and control aggression and promote higher level of moral reasoning 03.01.2023 Australia, Norway, Sweden, USA Additional studies recommended
Good Behaviour Game (GBG) - group-contingent positive reinforcement of children's prosocial behaviour 04.11.2021 Belgium, Netherlands, Ireland, United Kingdom, Estonia, USA Beneficial

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