to provide efficient access to the kind of factual information that reporters
and journalists frequently seek, the Press Room is divided in three sections:
Here you will find concise information about the background of the social
norms approach to health promotion, a brief description of the model,
as well as a summary of its effectiveness in reducing heavy episodic
alcohol consumption and tobacco use in various settings.
There is also information here about the funding of the social norms
approach and the growing research literature that supports it.
Here you will find sample press reports covering various aspects of
social norms. The coverage is conveniently accessible by year of publication.
Here you will find copies of the press releases that have been issued
either by the National Social Norms Resource Center or by others in
the field. The releases are conveniently accessible by year of publication.
Use the navigation bar to the left of this page to access the information