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ERIC Number: EJ472271
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-2379
A Model for the Inclusion of a Physical Fitness and Health Promotion Component in a Chemical Abuse Treatment Program.
Fridinger, Fred; Dehart, Beverly
Journal of Drug Education, v23 n3 p215-22 1993
Describes treatment program at Charter Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas, which incorporates comprehensive medical examination, fitness and nutritional screenings, and appropriate exercise activities into alcohol and other substance abuse treatment. Notes that educational sessions are offered on health fitness, risk reduction, stress management, smoking cessation, proper nutrition, and positive psychological aspects of exercise. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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