ERIC Number: EJ676933
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Depressed Mood, Gender, and Problem Drinking in Youth.
Tapert, Susan F.; Colby, Suzanne M.; Barnett, Nancy P.; Spirito, Anthony; Rohsenow, Damaris J.; Myers, Mark G.; Monti, Peter M.
Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, v12 n4 p55-68 2003
Study explored relationship of depressed mood and gender to treatment response in adolescents admitted to Emergency Department (ED) for alcohol-related incidents. Findings showed depressed mood reported at ED visit appears to motivate drinking reductions in early- to mid-adolescent girls. Clinicians may be able to capitalize on depressive symptoms by heightening adolescent's awareness of adverse risks and collaborating to set goals. (Contains 26 references and 3 tables.) (ADT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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