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Young people and substance use

Young people and substance use

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Published by WHO in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Maristela G. Monteiro.
ContributionsMonteiro, Maristela G., World Health Organization. Department on Substance Abuse., Mentor Foundation.
The Physical Object
Pagination162p. ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22644549M
ISBN 10011985497X
OCLC/WorldCa42610597

  BOOK RIOT | Book Recommendations and Reviews. When it comes to drugs,parents don’t often see the difference between use and abuse,but young people see young people see adults using alcohol without abusing it,so they think they can do likewise. In dealing with a young person’s substance misuse it may be helpful to try and gauge what stage their use of drugs is at.

  1. understand the effects of substance use on mental illnesses. 2. Make decisions about using, reducing, or stopping substance use. 3. identify and participate in activities that do not involve using substances. 4. Spend more time with people who live a sober lifestyle and less time with people who use substances. When it comes to tobacco, alcohol and other drugs, most people don't realize how addiction can happen. This worksheet lists the four stages of addiction, with questions to describe each. Substance .

Teenage Drug Abuse: Selected full-text books and articles Understanding Adolescent Substance Abuse: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Clinical Implications By Burrow-Sanchez, Jason J Journal of Counseling and Development: JCD, Vol. 84, No. 3, Summer   Young people looked after by social services have been identified as being at increased risk of having, or developing substance misuse problems. Despite such claims, there is a distinct lack of research on the extent and nature of substance use among 'looked after' young people.


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