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Title Dangerous highs : children and young people calling ChildLine about volatile substance abuse / ChildLine, National Children's Bureau
Published London : National Children's Bureau, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (38 pages)
Series Spotlight
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Introduction; Section One: Volatile substance abuse in the UK; Some facts about volatile substance abuse; Section Two: Voices of children and young people; Experiences of using solvents; Feelings about self and self-harm; Parents, carers and families; Critical moments, trauma and transition; Peer influence; Bullying, violence and other abuse; Opportunity and availability; Section Three: Implications; Summary; Implications for policy and practice; Legislation and supply reduction; Endnote; Further information; References; Index
Summary This is a unique insight on volatile substance abuse as either a main or a significant issue based on an analysis of 356 calls made by children and young people to ChildLine between 1999 and 2003
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Children -- Substance use -- Great Britain.
Inhalant abuse -- Great Britain.
Youth -- Substance use -- Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
Author ChildLine (Organization)
National Children's Bureau.
ISBN 128332623X
1907969322 (electronic bk.)
9781907969324 (electronic bk.)