By Cecilia A. Essau
Adolescent habit: Epidemiology, review, and Treatment provides a complete evaluate of data on adolescent dependancy, together with incidence and co-morbidity premiums, chance elements to dependancy, and prevention and remedy ideas. not like different books which could specialize in one particular dependancy, this ebook covers a variety of addictions in teenagers, together with alcohol, hashish, tobacco, consuming, playing, web and games, and intercourse dependancy. prepared into 3 sections, the publication starts with the type and evaluate of adolescent habit. part has one bankruptcy each one at the aforementioned addictions, discussing for every the definition, epidemiology, probability components, co-morbidity, path and final result, and prevention and intervention. part 3 discusses the overview and remedy of co-morbid stipulations in better aspect in addition to the social and political implications of adolescent addictions.
Intended to be of sensible use to clinicians treating adolescent habit, the e-book incorporates a wealth of data that may be of use to the researcher besides. participants to the e-book signify the united states, Canada, the united kingdom, New Zealand, and Australia.
About the Editor: Cecilia A. Essau is professor of developmental psychopathology at Roehampton collage in London, united kingdom. focusing on baby and adolescent psychopathology, she has been an writer or editor of 12 earlier books in baby psychopathology and is writer of over a hundred learn articles and e-book chapters during this area.
- Comprehensive with the cutting-edge details on very important and the most typical adolescent addiction
- Easy to appreciate and arranged chapters
- Written by way of overseas experts
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