Adolescent Substance Abuse: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

Adolescent Substance Abuse: A Comprehensive Guide to Theory and Practice

by Yifrah Kaminer
     
 

'[This] volume provides a unique and advantageous perspective to the trainees and practitioners in the adolescent substance abuse field. It offers a sophisticated perspective on addiction treatment techniques developed in recent years, with a sensitivity to the social and developmental needs of the adolescent.'
Marc Galanter, from the Foreword.

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'[This] volume provides a unique and advantageous perspective to the trainees and practitioners in the adolescent substance abuse field. It offers a sophisticated perspective on addiction treatment techniques developed in recent years, with a sensitivity to the social and developmental needs of the adolescent.'
Marc Galanter, from the Foreword.

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Booknews
A guide to preventing and treating substance abuse that accounts for the specific characteristics and demands of adolescents. Combines a biopsychosocial model with the developmental- transactional perspective to synthesize the preclinical and clinical information necessary for effective treatment. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781475790115
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
11/20/2013
Series:
Critical Issues in Psychiatry Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1994
Pages:
265
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.59(d)

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