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The Resource Adolescent addiction : epidemiology, assessment and treatment, edited by Cecilia A. Essau, (electronic book)

Adolescent addiction : epidemiology, assessment and treatment, edited by Cecilia A. Essau, (electronic book)

Label
Adolescent addiction : epidemiology, assessment and treatment
Title
Adolescent addiction
Title remainder
epidemiology, assessment and treatment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cecilia A. Essau
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Adolescent Addiction: Epidemiology, Assessment, and Treatment presents a comprehensive review of information on adolescent addiction, including prevalence and co-morbidity rates, risk factors to addiction, and prevention and treatment strategies. Unlike other books that may focus on one specific addiction, this book covers a wide range of addictions in adolescents, including alcohol, cannabis, tobacco, eating, gambling, internet and video games, and sex addiction. Intended to be of practical use to clinicians treating adolescent addiction, the book contains a wealth of information that will be of use to the researcher as well. A global perspective is offer from international contributors, representing the US, Canada, the UK, New Zealand, and Australia. * Comprehensive with the state-of-the-art information on important and the most common adolescent addiction * Easy to understand and organized chapters * Written by international experts
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Cataloging source
OPELS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Essau, Cecilia.
Series statement
Practical resources for the mental health professional
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Compulsive behavior in adolescence
  • Teenagers
  • Substance abuse
  • Compulsive behavior in adolescence
Label
Adolescent addiction : epidemiology, assessment and treatment, edited by Cecilia A. Essau, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Wayne Hall, Louisa Degenhardt, & George Patton -- Chapter 5.
  • Tobacco use and dependence /
  • Judith S. Brook, Kerstin Pahl, & David W. Brook -- Chapter 6.
  • Eating addiction /
  • David H. Gleaves & Janet D. Carter -- Chapter 7.
  • Gambling practices among youth: etiology, prevention and treatment /
  • Rina Gupta & Jeffrey L. Derevensky -- Chapter 8.
  • Internet and video-game addiction /
  • Mark Griffiths -- Chapter 9.
  • Teen sexual addiction /
  • Chapter 1.
  • Steve Sussman -- Chapter 10.
  • Comorbidity of addictive problems: assessment and treatment implications /
  • Cecilia A. Essau -- Chapter 11.
  • Social and political implications /
  • Paul McArdle
  • Foundations of addictive problems: developmental, social and neurobiological factors /
  • Michele Preyde & Gerald Adams -- Chapter 2.
  • Classification and assessment of substance use disorders in adolescents /
  • Ty A. Ridenour, Bethany C. Bray, Heather S. Scott, & Linda B. Cottler -- Chapter 3.
  • Alcohol use, abuse and dependence /
  • Cecilia A. Essau & Delyse Hutchinson -- Chapter 4.
  • Cannabis abuse and dependence /
Control code
2012st9780123736253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 332 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780123736253
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF
Label
Adolescent addiction : epidemiology, assessment and treatment, edited by Cecilia A. Essau, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Wayne Hall, Louisa Degenhardt, & George Patton -- Chapter 5.
  • Tobacco use and dependence /
  • Judith S. Brook, Kerstin Pahl, & David W. Brook -- Chapter 6.
  • Eating addiction /
  • David H. Gleaves & Janet D. Carter -- Chapter 7.
  • Gambling practices among youth: etiology, prevention and treatment /
  • Rina Gupta & Jeffrey L. Derevensky -- Chapter 8.
  • Internet and video-game addiction /
  • Mark Griffiths -- Chapter 9.
  • Teen sexual addiction /
  • Chapter 1.
  • Steve Sussman -- Chapter 10.
  • Comorbidity of addictive problems: assessment and treatment implications /
  • Cecilia A. Essau -- Chapter 11.
  • Social and political implications /
  • Paul McArdle
  • Foundations of addictive problems: developmental, social and neurobiological factors /
  • Michele Preyde & Gerald Adams -- Chapter 2.
  • Classification and assessment of substance use disorders in adolescents /
  • Ty A. Ridenour, Bethany C. Bray, Heather S. Scott, & Linda B. Cottler -- Chapter 3.
  • Alcohol use, abuse and dependence /
  • Cecilia A. Essau & Delyse Hutchinson -- Chapter 4.
  • Cannabis abuse and dependence /
Control code
2012st9780123736253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 332 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780123736253
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF

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