ERIC Number: ED312799
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Jan
Annotated Bibliography of Substance Abuse among Handicapped, Disabled and High Risk Individuals [and] Prevention and Treatment Resources for the Handicapped or Disabled Substance Abuser.
Allison, Kevin W., Comp.; Richardson, Kathy A., Comp.
The bibliography lists English-language journal articles, book sections, a dissertation, and an official State of Wisconsin report, addressing the topic of substance abuse among handicapped and high-risk individuals. The entries are arranged in five sections according to handicapping condition and provide basic bibliographic information and a paragraph-length annotation. Included are seven citations on substance abuse among persons with physical and sensory impairments, seven citations concerning persons with mental retardation, 19 citations concerning individuals with emotional and behavioral disorders, six citations concerning juvenile delinquents, and eight citations concerning individuals with learning problems and individuals in high-risk groups. The bibliography is followed by a separate list of prevention and treatment resources for the handicapped or disabled substance abuser in which organizational resources that offer information, workshops, and prevention programs are briefly described. (JDD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland Univ., College Park. Dept. of Special Education.