By Thomas P. Gullotta (auth.), Carl Leukefeld, Thomas P. Gullotta, Michelle Staton-Tindall (eds.)
Substance abuse is, and has consistently been, an undeniable fact of lifestyles. humans – specifically children – abuse a number of criminal and unlawful components for any variety of purposes: to accentuate emotions, to accomplish deeper attention, to flee fact, to self-medicate. And as substance-abusing little ones mature, they pose specific demanding situations to the pros charged with conserving them fresh and sober and supporting them keep restoration into adulthood.
Adolescent Substance Abuse: Evidence-Based techniques to Prevention and Treatment bargains transparent, interdisciplinary assistance that grounds readers within the many contexts – developmental, genetic, social, and familial between them – the most important to making potent interventions and prevention equipment. Its members study present findings relating to popularly used remedies, together with psychopharmacology, residential therapy, tuition- and community-based courses, staff houses, and particular different types of person, relations, and workforce therapy.
Accessible to a large expert viewers, this volume:
- Presents evidence-based help for the remedy decision-making approach via selecting interventions that paintings, may paintings, and don’t paintings.
- Identifies person features linked to susceptibility to substance abuse and habit in youth.
- Provides a biogenetic version of the consequences of gear at the mind (and refines the concept that of gateway drugs).
- Evaluates the effectiveness of prevention courses at school and group settings.
- Adds historic, religious, and criminal views on substance use and misuse.
- Includes the bonus source, the group Prevention instruction manual on Adolescent Substance Abuse and Treatment.
This quantity is an all-in-one reference for counseling pros and clinicians operating with formative years and households in addition to application builders in nation and native organisations and graduate scholars in counseling and prevention.
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Adolescent Substance Abuse: Evidence-Based Approaches to Prevention and Treatment by Thomas P. Gullotta (auth.), Carl Leukefeld, Thomas P. Gullotta, Michelle Staton-Tindall (eds.)