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001    ocn974699579 
003    OCoLC 
005    20171122022013.0 
008    171006t20172017nyu    e b    001 0 eng   
010      2017046318 
019    974751236|a974957761|a975033628|a975118197|a975465951
020    9781510728363|q(hardcover) 
020    1510728368|q(hardcover) 
035    (OCoLC)974699579|z(OCoLC)974751236|z(OCoLC)974957761
040    DLC|beng|erda|cDLC|dOI6|dGL4|dIGA|dOCLCA 
042    pcc 
049    CKEA 
050 00 HV5824.Y68|bW474 2017 
082 04 616.86/00835|223 
100 1  Westreich, Laurence Michael,|eauthor. 
245 12 A parent's guide to teen addiction :|bprofessional advice 
       on signs, symptoms, what to say, and how to help /
       |cLaurence M. Westreich. 
264  1 NewYork, NY :|bSkyhorse Publishing,|c[2017] 
264  4 |c©2017 
300    xvii, 226 pages ;|c22 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-215) and 
505 0  Introduction. Love is a battlefield -- The battle begins -
       - Section I: What you need to know about teenagers, drugs,
       and substance use. The facts about teenagers and substance
       use -- Recognizing a problem -- Section II: Specific 
       substances and problems. Alcohol and cigarettes -- Illegal
       stimulants: cocaine and methamphetamine -- Marijuana and 
       other hallucinogens -- Sedatives: opioids and 
       benzodiazepines -- Performance-enhancing drugs: 
       prescription stimulants and steroids -- Addictions to sex,
       food, and gambling -- Dual diagnosis: mental illness and 
       addiction -- Section III: The best possible treatment. How
       to find good treatment and get your teenager to it -- 
       Outpatient treatment for your substance-using teenager -- 
       Inpatient treatment for your substance-using teenager -- 
       Aftercare: the next step after intensive treatment -- 
       Section IV: Appendices. Appendix A: Glossary of selected 
       drug terminology and slang -- Appendix B: Reader's 
       resources -- Appendix C: Bibliography. 
520    "From Berkeley to the Bronx, teenage addiction has reached
       epidemic levels. Parents may suspect their teen's 
       substance use, but often don't know if their teen is 
       addicted or what to do about it. Dr. Laurence Westreich, 
       an addiction expert and the father of two teenagers, helps
       parents navigate the fraught addiction landscape in A 
       Parent's Guide to Teen Addiction. Divided into three 
       sections, this book--based on the author's decades of 
       experience evaluating and treating teenagers who use 
       substances--guides parents from the moment they suspect 
       their teen has a substance abuse problem to the steps 
       families must take after intensive treatment. Dr. 
       Westreich: Lays out the facts of teen addiction and 
       explains how to recognize a problem with a teen: Details 
       what parents need to know about the substances that 
       teenagers commonly use; Provides information on what to do
       about the substance abuse, including how to find good one-
       on-one addiction therapy, how to encourage a teen to enter
       an outpatient program or inpatient facility, and how to 
       line up aftercare treatment. Best of all, he includes 
       "tough talk" dialogues that parents can tailor to their 
       specific situation with their teen. This practical, 
       hopeful, and reassuring book helps parents put their teen 
       on the healthy and life-affirming road to recovery."--
       Publisher's description. 
650  0 Teenagers|xSubstance use. 
650  0 Teenagers|xAlcohol use. 
650  0 Teenagers|xDrug use. 
650  0 Compulsive behavior in adolescence. 
650  0 Teenagers|xSubstance use|xPrevention. 
650  0 Teenagers|xAlcohol use|xPrevention. 
650  0 Teenagers|xDrug use|xPrevention. 
650  0 Adolescent psychology. 
650  0 Child rearing. 
650  0 Parenting. 
650  7 Adolescent psychology.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00797018 
650  7 Child rearing.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00854588 
650  7 Compulsive behavior in adolescence.|2fast
650  7 Parenting.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01053407 
650  7 Teenagers|xAlcohol use.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01145555 
650  7 Teenagers|xAlcohol use|xPrevention.|2fast
650  7 Teenagers|xDrug use.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01145579 
650  7 Teenagers|xDrug use|xPrevention.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01145580
650  7 Teenagers|xSubstance use.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01145653 
650  7 Teenagers|xSubstance use|xPrevention.|2fast
650  7 FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Teenagers.|2bisacsh
650  7 FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting.|2bisacsh 
650  7 SELF-HELP / Substance Abuse & Addictions / Drugs.|2bisacsh
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994    92|bCKE 
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