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What does FBI stand for?

FBI stands for Family-Based Intervention

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Asquino, will ensure students' success by providing intensive, bilingual academic support services, tutoring in math and science, help with college admissions, financial aid and college application assistance, after-school and vacation programs, and family-based interventions designed to increase students' academic success.
NewsScan #68 includes recently published NIDA-supported research on a variety of issues, including PTSD and marijuana use, how synapses are formed, the effect of family-based interventions on Hispanic youth, a new approach to developing pain relievers, the effect of constructive parenting behaviors, cocaine addiction treatment, how the genes in zebrafish advance knowledge of nicotine addiction and memories and nicotine use.
The most researched family-based intervention is found in the Strong African-American Families (SAAF) program, which increases protective factors that should prevent adolescents from using drugs.
The literature search identified 14 studies that met these criteria and which fell into five categories of treatment strategies: * Family-based interventions and multisystemic therapy; * Motivational enhancement therapy; * Behavioral therapy; * Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT); and * Pharmacotherapy.