ERIC Number: EJ632523
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Unique Issues Faced by Deaf Individuals Entering Substance Abuse Treatment and Following Discharge.
Guthmann, Debra; Blozis, Shelley A.
American Annals of the Deaf, v146 n3 p294-304 Jul 2001
A study asked 100 individuals with hearing impairments to complete alcohol and drug program pretreatment and posttreatment surveys. Following treatment, improvements were found in participants' attitudes, vocabulary related to substance abuse, and knowledge of issues relating to treatment. Ten recommendations for future treatment programs are made. (Contains five references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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