By Carl Leukefeld,Thomas P. Gullotta,Michelle Staton-Tindall
Substance abuse is, and has consistently been, an undeniable fact of existence. humans – particularly teens – abuse a number of felony and unlawful components for any variety of purposes: to accentuate emotions, to accomplish deeper realization, to flee truth, to self-medicate. And as substance-abusing childrens mature, they pose specific demanding situations to the pros charged with holding them fresh and sober and assisting them preserve restoration into adulthood.
Adolescent Substance Abuse: Evidence-Based ways to Prevention and Treatment deals transparent, interdisciplinary assistance that grounds readers within the many contexts – developmental, genetic, social, and familial between them – the most important to making powerful interventions and prevention equipment. Its members research present findings concerning popularly used treatments, together with psychopharmacology, residential remedy, tuition- and community-based courses, workforce houses, and particular types of person, relatives, and crew therapy.
Accessible to a large specialist viewers, this quantity: (1) provides evidence-based aid for the remedy decision-making procedure by way of choosing interventions that paintings, may paintings, and don’t paintings. (2) Identifies person characteristics linked to susceptibility to substance abuse and habit in early life. (3) presents a biogenetic version of the results of substances at the mind (and refines the concept that of gateway drugs). (4) Evaluates the effectiveness of prevention courses in class and group settings. (5) provides ancient, religious, and felony views on substance use and misuse. (6) comprises the bonus source, the group Prevention guide on Adolescent Substance Abuse and Treatment.
This quantity is an all-in-one reference for counseling execs and clinicians operating with formative years and households in addition to application builders in kingdom and native organisations and graduate scholars in counseling and prevention.
Read or Download Adolescent Substance Abuse: Evidence-Based Approaches to Prevention and Treatment: 9 (Issues in Children's and Families' Lives) PDF
Similar child psychology books
This reader-friendly moment version of Sheridan and Kratochwill’s vital paintings bargains cutting edge functions of CBC as an ecological, evidence-based process. during this new version, the authors mix most sensible practices in session and problem-solving for interventions that advertise and aid children’s strength, academics’ academic venture, and relations’ specified strengths.
In workforce Filial remedy (GFT), therapists teach mom and dad to behavior play periods with their very own little ones to aid meet kid's healing wishes, and to move acceptable talents to kin lifestyles. according to mom and dad' program of Child-Centred Play treatment, taught and supervised through filial therapists, this evidence-based procedure is very powerful for operating with households from different backgrounds and destinations.
The ebook offers a evaluate of the cutting-edge of neurological overview within the first years of existence and identifies the main acceptable tools for the follow-up of newborns who're susceptible to constructing neurological abnormalities. After a short description of the neurophysiological foundation of improvement within the first years, the booklet offers a entire assessment of a number of the equipment used for the neurological evaluation in younger babies describing how a mixed strategy of scientific and instrumental investigations delivers very important diagnostic and prognostic info.
For children dwelling with Sensory Integration sickness, the area could be a frightening position, choked with possibly annoying reviews. youngsters with Sensory Integration sickness can howl in pain over the texture of a blouse tag or a sock seam on naked pores and skin. they could locate the sound of a whisper to be as loud and scary as a siren, and will understand the worrying contact of a guardian or jostling within the university lunch line as similar to an attack.
- Suizid im Jugendalter (German Edition)
- Aggressività, angoscia, senso di colpa: 1927-52 (Italian Edition)
- Leseschwächen gezielt beheben: Individuelle Diagnose und Therapie mit dem Programm celeco (German Edition)
- Empathic Care for Children with Disorganized Attachments: A Model for Mentalizing, Attachment and Trauma-Informed Care
- Kinder im Stress: Wie Eltern Kinder stärken und begleiten (German Edition)
- International Handbook of Psychological Well-Being in Children and Adolescents: Bridging the Gaps Between Theory, Research, and Practice
Extra info for Adolescent Substance Abuse: Evidence-Based Approaches to Prevention and Treatment: 9 (Issues in Children's and Families' Lives)