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Author Windle, Michael T

Title Alcohol use among adolescents / Michael Windle
Published Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, ©1999


Description 1 online resource (x, 126 pages) : illustrations
Series Developmental clinical psychology and psychiatry series ; vol. 42
Developmental clinical psychology and psychiatry ; v. 42.
Contents 1. Scope of adolescent alcohol use : an introduction -- Brief history of alcohol use -- Alcohol use, substance use, and conduct problems -- Biological aspects of alcohol -- Epidemiology of alcohol-related behaviors among adolescents -- Epidemiology of adolescent alcohol disorders -- Theories and models of adolescent alcohol use -- Summary -- 2. Measurement and diagnosis -- Survey questions -- Screening measures -- Clinical diagnosis of alcohol disorders -- Summary -- 3. Risk and protective factors -- Individual factors -- Peer influences -- Family influences -- Societal and community-level factors -- Summary -- 4. Approaches to the prevention of alcohol use and abuse -- Substance use preventive interventions -- Social policy interventions -- Treatment approaches -- Summary -- 5. Conceptual and methodological issues and future research directions -- Conceptual issues -- Risk and protective factors -- Preventions and treatment research -- Summary
Summary Making use of the most recent literature on the subject, this volume conveys the significance of adolescent alcohol use as a social and clinical problem, describes effective interventions and points to future lines of research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-115) and indexes
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Subject Teenagers -- Alcohol use
Alcoholism -- Prevention.
Alcohol Drinking -- epidemiology
Alcoholism -- prevention & control
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Nervous System (incl. Brain)
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Alcoholism -- Prevention
Teenagers -- Alcohol use
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
LC no. 99006110
ISBN 9781452265070