Publications

During the past 10 years more than 100 peer reviewed articles have been published about the Icelandic prevention model's approach. White papers, publications, statistics and a list of relevant articles are presented below. A full reading list is available for download below.

 
  1. Kristjansson, AL., Sigfusdottir, ID., Thorlindsson, T., Mann, MJ., Sigfusson, J., Allegrante, JP. (2016). Population trends in smoking, alcohol use, and primary prevention variables among adolescents in Iceland, 1997-2014. Addiction, 111, 645-652.
     
  2. Kristjansson, A.L., Sigfusdottir, I.D., Allegrante, J.P. (2013). Adolescent substance use and peer use: A multilevel analysis of cross-sectional population data. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 8:27.
     
  3. Kristjansson AL, Sigfusson J, Sigfusdottir ID, Allegrante, JP (2013). Data collection procedures for school-based surveys among adolescents: the Youth in Europe Study. Journal of School Health, 83, 662-667.
     
  4. Sigfusdottir, ID., Kristjansson, AL., Gudmundsdottir, ML., Allegrante, JP. (2011). Substance use prevention through school and community-based health promotion: A transdisciplinary approach from Iceland. Global Health Promotion, 18(3), 23-26.
     
  5. Sigfusdottir, ID., Kristjansson, AL., Gudmundsdottir, ML., Allegrante, JP. (2010). A collaborative community approach to adolescent substance misuse in Iceland. International Psychiatry, 7(4), 86-88.
     
  6. Kristjansson, AL., James, JE., Allegrante ,JP., Sigfusdottir, ID., Helgason, AR. (2010). Adolescent substance use, parental monitoring, and leisure time activities: 12-year outcomes of primary prevention in Iceland. Preventive Medicine, 51, 168-171.
     
  7. Sigfusdottir, ID., Thorlindsson, Th., Kristjansson, AL., Roe, KM., Allegrante, JP. (2009). Substance use prevention for adolescents: The Icelandic Model. Health Promotion International, 24(1), 16-25.
 
 
 Peer-reviewed publications from ICSRA data 2007 - 2016

Peer-reviewed publications from ICSRA data 2007 - 2016

Peer Reviewed publications

The Icelandic Prevention Model is Evidence based. Peer reviewed papers generated by scientists at the Icelandic Center for Social Research and Analysis (ICSRA) have been published for the past 20 years.

Here is a list of the most recent papers from 2007 - 2016

 

FURTHER READING

  1. Catalano, R.F., Fagan, A.A., Gavin, L.E., Greenberg, M.T., Irwin, C.E., Ross, D.A., Shek, D.T.L., (2012). Worldwide Application of Prevention Science in Adolescent Health, The Lancet, Vol 379, 1653-1664.

  2. Griffin, K.W. and Botvin, G.J. (2010). Evidence-Based Interventions for Preventing Substance Use Disorders in Adolescents. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. Jul; 19(3): 505–526. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2916744/

  3. Johnston, L. D., O’Malley, P. M., Miech, R. A., Bachman, J. G., & Schulenberg, J. E. (2016). Monitoring the Future national survey results on drug use, 1975-2015: Overview, key findings on adolescent drug use. Ann Arbor: Institute for Social Research, The University of Michigan.
     
  4. Kristjansson, AL., Sigfusdottir, ID., Thorlindsson, T., Mann, MJ., Sigfusson, J., Allegrante, JP. (2016). Population trends in smoking, alcohol use, and primary prevention variables among adolescents in Iceland, 1997-2014. Addiction, 111, 645-652.
     
  5. Kristjansson, AL,  James, JE, Allegrante, JP, Sigfusdottir, ID., Helgason, AR (2010). Adolescent substance use, parental monitoring, and leisure-time activities: 12-year outcomes of primary prevention in Iceland, Preventive Medicine, 51, 168–171.
     
  6. Sigfusdottir, ID., Thorlindsson, T, Kristjansson, AL, Roe, KM, Allegrante, JP (2008). Substance use prevention for adolescents: the Icelandic Model, Health Promotion International, Vol. 24 No. 1.
     
  7. Sigfusdottir, ID., Kristjansson, AL, Gudmunsdottir MA , Allegrante, JP (2010). A collaborative community approach to adolescent substance misuse in Iceland, International Psychiatry Volume 7 Number 4 October 2010
     
  8. Sigfusdottir, ID., Kristjansson, AL, Gudmunsdottir MA , Allegrante, JP (2011).Substance use prevention through school and community-based health promotion: a transdisciplinary approach from Iceland, Global Health Promotion 1757-9759; Vol 18(3): 23–26;
     
  9. Young, Emma (2017). Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listening. Mosaic: The Science of Lifehttps://mosaicscience.com/story/iceland-prevent-teen-substance-abuse