ERIC Number: ED350512
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-May
Reference Count: N/A
Children of Alcoholics. Prevention Resource Guide.
Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Substance Abuse Prevention.
Resources on the topic of children of alcoholics are presented in this document. The first section presents facts and figures for children of alcoholics which range from noting that there is strong, scientific evidence that alcoholism runs in families, to the fact that children of alcoholics have greater difficulty with abstraction and conceptual reasoning. The second section lists materials on children of alcoholics which have been reviewed for accuracy based on the latest scientific findings, appropriateness for the target audience, and information conforming to the public health principles and related policies. Books, videotapes, booklets, a factsheet, and a transcript of a television program are included. The third section presents curricula for children of alcoholics. The year of publication, format, context, topic, mode of delivery, target audience, setting, and availability are provided. The fourth section presents annotations of studies, articles, and reports for children of alcoholics. The final section lists groups, programs and organizations relevant to the topic of children of alcoholics. (ABL)
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information, P.O. Box 2345, Rockville, MD 20852.
Publication Type: Reports - General; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Substance Abuse Prevention.