Adolescent Substance Abuse: Psychiatric Comorbidity and High by Yifrah Kaminer, Oscar G. Bukstein

By Yifrah Kaminer, Oscar G. Bukstein

Twin analysis of adolescent substance use issues and comorbid psychiatric issues needs to be handled at the same time to be potent. Adolescent Substance Abuse: Psychiatric Comorbidity and excessive danger Behaviors offers prime specialists supplying insightful viewpoints and dynamic feedback on the right way to most sensible supply simultaneous therapy and built-in companies to those youths. The booklet covers the state-of-the-art within the box of substance use problems, experiences diversified psychiatric issues and excessive danger behaviors, after which addresses the problem of built-in prone and moral, felony, and coverage matters bearing on this inhabitants. The textual content is greatly referenced and a number of other chapters comprise useful tables and figures to obviously reveal the knowledge.

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Natural histories of conduct problems, delinquency, and associated substance use. In B. B. Lahey, & A. E. ). Advances in clinical child psychology (Vol. 11, pp. 73-124), New York: Plenum. Riggs, P. , Mikulich, S. , Young, S. , & Crowley, T. J. (1995). Depression in substance-dependent delinquents. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 34, 764-771. Chapter 1 Etiology of Substance Use Disorder: Developmental Perspective Ralph E. Tarter Michael Vanyukov INTRODUCTION Adolescence, broadly defined as the “teen” years, is featured by dramatic biological and psychological changes.

J. (1995). Depression in substance-dependent delinquents. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 34, 764-771. Chapter 1 Etiology of Substance Use Disorder: Developmental Perspective Ralph E. Tarter Michael Vanyukov INTRODUCTION Adolescence, broadly defined as the “teen” years, is featured by dramatic biological and psychological changes. Physique assumes adult appearance and reproductive maturation is completed. Neurological development is largely finalized and cognitive capacities achieve asymptote.

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