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Adolescent substance abuse

assessment, prevention, and treatment

by Oscar Gary Bukstein

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teenagers -- Substance use.,
  • Substance abuse.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOscar Gary Bukstein.
    SeriesWiley series on personality processes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.D78 B85 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1114313M
    ISBN 100471550809
    LC Control Number94040264

    In , in the United States, an estimated million adolescents, aged 12 to 17, and million young adults, aged 18 to 25, met diagnostic criteria for having a substance use disorder (SUD); the vast majority were untreated. Adolescents with SUD are at risk of experiencing a cascade of far-reaching adverse outcomes that often persist into adulthood, including sexually transmitted. •Assessing how substance use impacts all major life areas, such as, employment, legal, family, medical and financial, is a key piece in the development of treatment plans. • Treatment Plans need to be tied to your ASAM •If a client has significant issues File Size: KB.

    Substance use among adolescents ranges from experimentation to severe substance use substance use, even experimental use, puts adolescents at risk of short-term problems, such as accidents, fights, unwise or unwanted sexual activity, and overdose. View the data section to find federal surveys and reports with more detailed and up-to-date prevalence rates for alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug use and abuse.. Note: Getting accurate estimates of the prevalence of substance use and abuse among youth is difficult. These difficulties may occur for the following reasons: many national studies survey only students, .

    This paper shall discuss the effects of substance abuse in teenagers and adolescents. To attain this aim, the paper will begin by identifying the problem caused by substance abuse in adolescents. This will be followed by solutions and findings on the cases of substance abuse in adolescents. Virtually every drug that is abused by adults is also abused by adolescents. In addition to alcohol, common categories of drugs of abuse include the following. Tobacco products (for example, cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco) Cannabinoids (for example, marijuana, hashish), sometimes called "pot, weed, Mary Jane, or herb" and is smoked in a "joint," "blunt," "bong," .


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Adolescent substance abuse by Oscar Gary Bukstein Download PDF EPUB FB2

"We finally have a book that recognizes the important differences between adolescent and adult substance abuse. Filling an important need, this is perhaps the best available work on understanding and intervening in the hazardous use of alcohol and other drugs by adolescents.

The book is based on solid science and loaded with clinical insight/5(7). out of 5 stars in Drug & Alcohol Abuse for Adolescent substance abuse book & Young Adults. Most Wished For. in Drug & Alcohol Abuse for Teens & Young Adults.

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$ Free with Audible trial. Topics featured in the book include: The effect of family and caregiver situations on adolescent substance abuse. A biological/genetic perspective on adolescent substance abuse. School-based preventions and the evolution of evidence-based strategies.

The role of adolescent self-help in substance. The United States has the highest substance abuse rate of any industrialized nation. Government statistics () show that 36% of the United States population has tried marijuana, cocaine, or other illicit drugs. By comparison, 71% of the population has smoked cigarettes and 82% has tried alcoholic beverages.

The onset of substance use is occurring at younger ages, resulting in more adolescents entering treatment for substance use disorders than has been observed in the past.

In order to treat this population effectively, treatment providers must address the issues that play significant roles in an adolescent's life, such as cognitive, emotional, physical, social, and moral development. Inthe National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) published the first edition of Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents: A Research-Based Guide to share the latest NIDA-funded prevention research findings with parents, educators, and community leaders.

Using This Book (For the professional) Substance abuse has no universally accepted definition. Substance abuse refers to the use of substances in ways outside of societal conventions and that have an adverse effect on an individual.

Other terms associated with substance abuse include chemical dependency, drug addiction, drug. Addiction is a disease involving continued substance use despite significant substance-related problems.

Addiction involves loss of control over substance use, social and occupational problems, risky use, and physical problems. Evidence-Based Approaches to Treating Adolescent Substance Use Disorders. Research evidence supports the effectiveness of various substance abuse treatment approaches for adolescents.

Examples of specific evidence-based approaches are described below, including behavioral and family-based interventions as well as medications.

ADOLESCENT ALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE USE AND ABUSE SCREENING Early age of first use of alcohol and drugs can increase the risk of developing a substance use disorder during later life. Recurrent drunkenness, recurrent cannabis use, or any use of drugs other than cannabis are not normative behaviors, and health care practitioners should always consider.

The Substance Use Resources for Adolescents and Young Adults are online resources aimed specifically at adolescents and young adults. Health care providers and youth serving professionals can offer these additional resources or print the PDF one-page reference sheet to adolescents and young adults looking for additional information, including online resources.

CSAT promotes community-based substance abuse treatment and recovery services for individuals and families in every community. Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) CBHSQ is the government’s lead agency for behavioral health statistics, as designated by the Office of Management and Budget.

SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Fishers Ln Rockville, MD SAMHSA-7 (). The second edition of this book incorporates the latest theory, research, and best practices for understanding, treating, and preventing substance abuse among adolescents.

It updates the progress made in treatments for and prevention of the misuse of substances and adds new specific chapters on prescriptions, opiates, and methamphetamine abuse.

Adolescent Substance Abuse Intervention Workbook: Taking a First Step: 5 Prepack. Steven L. Jaffe and President of the Georgia Council for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Jaffe if currently the Director of Adolescent Programs, Psychiatric and Chemical Dependency, at CPC-Parkwood Hospital and Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent.

Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Adolescent Substance Use: Risk and Protection (). as one of three major health risks that can lead to devastating health consequences for adolescents.

Substance abuse can lead to illness and even death, and it is also related to unsafe sex, accidents, violence and loss of.

Adolescent Substance Abuse offers readers a timely, in-depth review of all that is presently known about the causes, treatment, and prevention of substance abuse in adolescents.

A valuable resource for clinicians and researchers alike, the book critically evaluates most theoretical models of drug abuse and abusers, and explores a wide range of issues. The first section of the book sets the tone for the entire work by its focus on current issues, definitions, and perspectives on adolescent substance abuse.

Adolescents are presented as a clearly defined group with unique needs and concerns, a population requiring the most sophisticated evaluation possible. TIP Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy This guide introduces substance use disorder treatment and family therapy, and features models for integrating the two approaches to therapy.

It also discusses cultural competency, considerations for specific populations, policy and program issues, and guidelines for assessing violence. Order for Free Online You will be sent to NIDA’s free publication ordering system.

Double-sided poster for teens and young adults: One side in English, one side in Spanish. Emphasizes three essential messages about smoking marijuana: It is addictive, it can lead to school failure, and it. Social norms, or the perceptions and expectations adolescents have regarding the behavior of others, play a significant role in whether adolescents consume alcohol or drugs (for more information on this phenomenon, see the Research Update issue on "The Social Norms Approach to Student Substance Abuse Prevention").

7 Adolescents who have high.Use and abuse of drugs and alcohol by teens is very common and can have serious consequences. Recurrent adolescent substance use contributes to personal distress, poor school performance, short and long term health problems, relationship difficulties, and involvement in antisocial activities.The following family characteristics place children at a higher risk for substance abuse: parent with a history of alcoholism and drug abuse, high levels of family conflict, lack of and/or inconsistent parental discipline.

It follows that eliminating these risk factors can reduce the risk of a child/adolescent abusing drugs and by: