11. Prevention of Adolescent Psychoactive Substance Use

  1. Richard Rosner2,3
  1. Maria E. McGee and
  2. Avram H. Mack

Published Online: 4 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118340851.ch11

Clinical Handbook of Adolescent Addiction

Clinical Handbook of Adolescent Addiction

How to Cite

McGee, M. E. and Mack, A. H. (2013) Prevention of Adolescent Psychoactive Substance Use, in Clinical Handbook of Adolescent Addiction (ed R. Rosner), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118340851.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Forensic Psychiatry Residency Program, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

  2. 3

    Forensic Psychiatry Clinic, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA

Author Information

  1. Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 4 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972342

Online ISBN: 9781118340851

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Keywords:

  • psychoactive substance use;
  • protective factors;
  • substance misuse/abuse;
  • connectedness;
  • family protective factors;
  • prevention strategies;
  • mass media campaigns;
  • “High Risk” groups;
  • family interventions;
  • AMA's Guidelines

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Protective Factors

  • Types of Prevention Strategies

  • Conclusions

  • References