What challenges do advocates face when communicating about substance abuse prevention, and how can they overcome these challenges? FrameWorks’ CEO Nat Kendall-Taylor has answers in this piece in Coalitions, the journal of the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA).
Determinism Leavened by Will Power: The Challenge of Closing the Gaps Between the Public and Expert Explanations of Gene-Environment Interaction
Epigenetics has important implications for health policy - but lay perceptions of genetics are out of step with current science. This study pinpoints the gaps.
Seeing the Spectrum: Mapping the Gaps between Expert and Public Understandings of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Manitoba
This report explores experts and public views of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) in Manitoba and “maps the gaps” between them.
How to Talk About Children’s Mental Health: A FrameWorks MessageMemo
This MessageMemo provides advocates with a communications map for improving the public's understanding of children's mental health and the value of solutions.