Alcohol and Substance Abuse in Women and Children

By Barry Stimmel

© 1986 – Routledge

158 pages

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Hardback: 9780866565752
pub: 1986-01-01
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About the Book

Here is a timely volume that examines the problems of substance abuse in women and children, with a particular emphasis on the role played by the family in the development and perpetuation of the problem.

Table of Contents

Contents Factors Associated With Alcohol and Substance Abuse in Women and Children

  • Retrospective Analysis of Lifetime Chances in Women’s Drinking Behavior
  • Substance Use Among Females in New York State: Catching Up With the Miles
  • The Effect of Multiple Family Therapy on Addict Family Functioning: A Pilot Study
  • Adolescents’ Substance Use: Impact of Ethnicity, Income, and Availability
  • Factors Associated With the Initiation of “Smoking” in Nine-Year-Old Children
  • Onset of Adolescent Drinking: A Longitudinal Study of Intrapersonal and Interpersonal Antecedents
  • Pathways to Heroin Abstinence: A Longitudinal Study of Urban Black Youth
  • Selective Guide to Current Reference Sources on Topics Discussed in This Issue
  • Alcohol and Substance Use and Abuse in Women and Children
  • Reference Notes Included

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
PSY010000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychotherapy / Counseling
PSY038000
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Addiction
SOC025000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Work
SOC028000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies