ERIC Number: EJ487504
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Clinical Considerations in the Assessment of Adolescent Chemical Dependency.
Journal of Adolescent Chemical Dependency, v1 n1 p31-52 1990
Discusses relevant research findings of clinical assessment of adolescent chemical dependency so that service providers can better address these concerns. Three major issues are discussed: the definition of adolescent chemical dependency, clinical domains of assessment (chemical use problem severity, precipitating and perpetuating risk factors, dual disabilities, and response distortion tendencies), and instrumentation issues. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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