eBook Youth Substance Abuse: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • David E. Newton
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  • ISBN-10: 1440839832
  • ISBN-13: 9781440839832
  • DDC: 362.290835
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released December 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016
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Overview

This text provides readers with an in-depth understanding of the essential aspects of youth substance abuseā€”an important contemporary personal, social, and public health issue.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in the Contemporary World Issues Series.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Issues, and Solutions.
Perspectives: Introduction.
3: All Are Welcome to Change.
4: Technology and Nature Enable Ethanol Abuse.
5: E-Cigarette Vapor versus Cigarette Smoke: Is Vapor Really Safer?.
6: The Use of Neurofeedback in Treating Substance Use Disorders in Adolescents.
7: The Demographics of Heroin Abuse Have Shifted Dramatically.
8: The Etiology of Intravenous Heroin Use in Adolescent Girls.
9: Enhancing Motivation for Therapy: The Importance of the Therapeutic Relationship.
10: The Myth of the Drug-Habit: Defining Addiction as a Disease.
11: Substance Abuse and Transgender Youth.
12: Profiles.
Data and Documents: Introduction.
13: Data.
14: Documents.
15: Annotated Bibliography.
16: Chronology.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Author.