By Howard Liddle, Ed.D.
#7371 Today the exciting field of adolescent substance abuse treatment is one marked by enormous growth and change. In this program, Dr. Howard Liddle guides the reader through a new adolescent substance abuse treatment.
Dr. Liddle explores the multiple factors that contribute to the development of adolescent substance abuse on its accompanying emotional and behavioral problems, co-occurring disorders, and juvenile justice, and finally about treatment and what makes it work.
He clarifies how today’s best practices strive to be comprehensive, involving the teen’s parents, family, peers, and other important persons in the teen’s life.
The accompanying manual builds on the content of the DVD. The 35-question post-test is worth 15 continuing education hours upon successful completion. Viewing time: 70 minutes. Closed-captioned. 2009.