Innovations in Adolescent Substance Abuse Interventions by H. Waldron

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By H. Waldron

It is a unmarried reference resource for cutting-edge, empirically-tested methods to assessing, fighting, and treating adolescent substance abuse difficulties. prior texts on adolescent substance abuse have given constrained realization to intervention, were non-empirical in orientation, or were dedicated to a unmarried intervention procedure. This booklet comprises sixteen chapters from leaders within the box, with a scope that incorporates overview, fundamental prevention, secondary prevention, and therapy.

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