Cecilia A. Essau's Adolescent Addiction: Epidemiology, Assessment, and PDF

By Cecilia A. Essau

ISBN-10: 0080559794

ISBN-13: 9780080559797

ISBN-10: 0123736250

ISBN-13: 9780123736253

Adolescent habit: Epidemiology, overview, and remedy provides a finished evaluate of data on adolescent dependancy, together with occurrence and co-morbidity premiums, danger elements to dependancy, and prevention and remedy options. not like different books that could specialise in one particular dependancy, this booklet covers quite a lot of addictions in kids, together with alcohol, hashish, tobacco, consuming, playing, net and games, and intercourse dependancy. meant to be of functional use to clinicians treating adolescent habit, the publication encompasses a wealth of data that might be of use to the researcher in addition. a world viewpoint is provide from foreign individuals, representing the USA, Canada, the united kingdom, New Zealand, and Australia. * finished with the state of the art details on very important and the commonest adolescent dependancy* effortless to appreciate and arranged chapters* Written by means of foreign specialists

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1. ___/___ AGE ___/___ AGE 34 Ridenour et al. use related medical conditions, and family history of SUDs. AUDADIS questions are largely close-ended, and the SUD questions are asked for individuals admitting to having consumed alcohol at least 12 times over the course of a year or to have used a drug at least 12 times over their lifetime. Substance use frequency and quantity questions are included. Reference cards are used to enhance comprehension of items. Modifications to the AUDADIS for the AUDADISADR include better representation of ICD-10 disorders, question refinements, and format changes to facilitate cross-cultural diversity.

The diagnostic criterion that is operationalized by each question should be transparent 15. Information collected should not be subject to individual interpretation 16. Information collected should not require external sources 17. Impairments not resulting from the illness should not be classified as symptoms 18. Enhancements such as reference cards or pictures should be available when needed to enhance interviewees’ comprehension of questions 19. Training materials and course should be available 20.

5 DSMALCMR DSMALCAR REC: When was the last time? DSMALCAO ONS: How old were you the first time? ___/___ MONTH ___/___ AGE ___/___ AGE F. IN C2, IF TOTAL NUMBER OF DRINKS = 20 OR MORE ON AT LEAST 2 DAYS, CODE F AND G YES WITHOUT ASKING. CODE 00 IN REC MONTH AND GO TO ONS. Have you ever drunk as much as 20 drinks in one day — that would be about a fifth of liquor, or 3 bottles of wine, or as NO. . GO TO C7. . 1 much as 3 six-packs of beer? YES. . . . . . . . . 5 DSMALCAA G.

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