ERIC Number: EJ465357
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Substance Abuse Prevention in Special Education Populations: Review and Recommendations.
Kress, Jeffrey S.; Elias, Maurice J.
Journal of Special Education, v27 n1 p35-51 Spr 1993
This paper examines the increased risk for substance abuse faced by students with emotional disturbances, behavior disorders, and learning disabilities. The paper discusses approaches to substance abuse prevention in regular education, application of such programs for special populations, and suggestions for expanding programs to address specific deficits that put these students at higher risk. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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