ERIC Number: EJ587369
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Model Intervention Programs for Mothers and Children Impacted by Substance Abuse.
Kaplan-Sanoff, Margot; Leib, Susan A.
School Psychology Review, v24 n2 p186-99 1995
Reviews clinical issues relating to addiction (particularly cocaine) and family systems, outlining their impact on developmental and behavioral outcomes for children. Preliminary studies of children prenatally exposed to cocaine suggests the majority are of low-average to average intelligence, but suffer from distractibility, impulsivity, inappropriate peer relations, and language delays. Describes three model programs providing intervention for all types of families. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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