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ERIC Number: EJ657063
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1089-5701
Drug Courts and Adolescents.
Schwebel, Robert
Reclaiming Children and Youth, v11 n3 p176-80 Fall 2002
The narrow preoccupation with abstinence causes many substance-abusing youth to react either with dishonesty or resistance. Drug education and treatment programs need to help youth rethink their use of drugs, rather than utilize harshly confrontational tactics. Drug courts can provide sanctions, while treatment interventions such as the Seven Challenges model help youth develop responsibility for their behavior. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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