Clinical Manual of Youth Addictive Disorders
Presents the latest research on substance use and substance use disorders (SUDs) in adolescents 12-18 and emerging adults 18-25 years of age. A resource for understanding disease course, prevention, diagnosis, substance-specific interventions, co-occurring disorders, issues related to special populations and more.
A resource on the nature, extent and treatment of addictive problems in adolescents. Contains introductions and clinical characteristics, screening and clinical assessment methods, epidemiology, comorbidity, course and outcome, protective and risk factors, evidence-based clinical strategies for prevention and treatment, and a concise summary of key clinical points.
Children and Teenagers Who Set Fires
This book helps adults to understand fire setting behaviour in children and teens and provides strategies to work with them to address the behaviour. Explores why young people might set fires in the first place, outlies practical, tried-and-tested steps that professionals and careers can take to address fire setting behaviour, and suggests how to further support any child or teen who sets fires.
Anger Management for Adolescents
The first anger management book based on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) approach for a school setting in Malaysia. Each intervention session is interactive and systematically arranged with clear and detailed instructions to provide good understanding for users and includes appendices, activities, and homework.
Treating Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders
Call Number: RJ506 .D78 B853 2019
Available at: Orillia
Explores what works in treating adolescents: enhancing youths' motivation for change, recovery skills, and implementing parent management training and parent-adolescent problem solving. Covering ways to foster a prosocial peer network and to address mental health problems that co-occur with substance use disorders (SUDs).
Brief Interventions for Adolescent Alcohol and Substance Abuse
Call Number: RJ506 .D78 B75 2018
Available at: Orillia
Demonstrates using brief motivational interventions for addressing adolescent alcohol and other substance. Contains etiology and developmental context of adolescent addictive behaviors, treatment approaches, effective intervention strategies for diverse populations including college students, youth in the justice system and foster care, those with co-occurring substance abuse and psychiatric problems.
Youth, Crime, and Justice
Call Number: HV9069 .G395 2018
Available at: Owen Sound
Discusses the juvenile justice system, including police, courts, corrections, and recent community innovations, in relation to the latest research on positive youth development and best practices. With intersectional focus, examining the dynamics of race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, power, and privilege.
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