ERIC Number: EJ646848
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Heroin Use among Southern Arrestees: Regional Findings from the Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring Program.
Peters, Ronald J., Jr.; Yacoubian, George S., Jr.; Baumler, Elizabeth R.; Ross, Michael W.; Johnson, Regina J.
Journal of Addictions & Offender Counseling, v22 n2 p50-60 Apr 2002
To be effective with rehabilitation counseling, counselors need to be aware of cultural patterns of drug use. This study analyzed trends in heroin use between 1990 and 1997 among the arrestee population in some parts of the South. Findings suggest geographic, ethnic, and age-related variables for heroin use. (JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A