Scare tactics and drugs are bad approached fail to curb drug use by children at high risk. Children use drugs for many different reasons. Personality testing program developed in europe, australia, and canada. Developed by patricia coonrod, psychiatry professor at university of montreal. Personality testing can identify 90% of the highest risk children, targeting risky traits before they cause problems. Middle-schoolers take a personality test to identify the outliers on the four risky traits; impulsiveness, hopelessness, anxiety sensitivity, sensation seeking. Workshops run by teachers trained in therapy techniques to prevent outlying personalities from becoming entrenched in risky behavior styles. Preventure cut overall drinking by 29% even among students who did not attend workshops perhaps by reducing peer pressure from high risk students. Among high risk kids who did attend, binge drinking fell by 43% Personality traits and addiction proneness in humans. Correlational studies- personality traits associated with drug addiction. Abused drugs induce impulsivity and risk taking.