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Coping with drug abuse

Baker, Joe

Coping with drug abuse

a lifeline for parents

by Baker, Joe

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Published by DARE in Rockford, Il .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Youth -- Drug use -- Prevention -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 47-48.

    Statementby Joe Baker ; illustrations by Glenn Stech and Frank Fiorello.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5824.Y68 B35 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3492852M
    ISBN 100943690005
    LC Control Number82012723
    OCLC/WorldCa8589712

    This same pattern applies to the way we use alcohol or National Institute on Drug Abuse estimates that 25 percent of American kids grow up in households where substance abuse is present. In homes where one or more adults abuse alcohol or drugs. Brief interventions for substance abuse problems have been used for many years by alcohol and drug counselors, social workers, psychologists, physicians, and nurses, and by social service agencies, .

      The purpose of this study was to explore the severity of substance abuse and reasons for using drugs among prostituting African American women who smoke crack cocaine. Specifically, we were interested in examining whether prostitutes use drugs as a means of coping Cited by: The natural propensity of human beings to congregate makes group therapy a powerful therapeutic tool for treating substance abuse, one that is as helpful as individual therapy, and sometimes more .

      Article Summary X. To deal with addiction, take small, gradual steps to wean yourself off whatever you’re trying to quit. For example, if you smoke a pack a day, throw away cigarettes 81%(). Children living in homes where there is parental substance abuse can find life difficult, unpredictable and confusing. Sometimes they even believe the alcohol or drug abuse is their fault. Dealing with the .


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