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Research projects

Children of Substance Users - From Risk to Resilience

About this project

Project information

Project status

In progress 2015 - 2015



Research subject

Research environments

The American prevention programme Betty Ford Children's Programme, which is adapted to Sweden, is studied. The aim of the programme is to increase Children of Alcoholics'  resilience and mental Health. The programme includes four days of learning for the children. The Project aims at, part one, developing research models for the study of the Swedish adaption and its importance to the children. Part two is a pilotstudy, where also a control group is included. Part three aims at studying a larger group of children.


Research funding bodies

  • The Public Health Agency of Sweden