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Topic: Adolescent

Evidence Based Interventions: Strategies to Engage and Retain Young Adults in Drug Court Programs

Presented by Andrew Osborne (NDRI), this presentation, the last of this series, discusses a list of suggested references related to young adults in drug courts, with specific articles regarding supervision, treatment, and assessment. Mr. Osborne also briefly describes several evidence based practice…

Bio-Psycho Service Needs: Strategies to Engage and Retain Young Adults in Drug Court Programs

Presented by Andrew Osborne (NDRI), this presentation focuses on bio/medical and psychological issues typically associated the young adult population in drug court, including hepatitis and HIV. Mr. Osborne discusses juvenile strategies that may be applied to the young adult population for interventi…

Young Adult Social Development: Strategies to Engage and Retain Young Adults in Drug Court Programs

Presented by Andrew Osborne (NDRI), this presentation provides a definition for ‘young adult’ as a person aged within the two decades between the end of adolescence and the beginning of midlife (approximately 20-40 years old) — 18 to 25-year-old offenders under the SAMHSA definition – and discusses…

Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 44 (2013)

Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 44 (2013) 145–158. Contents lists available at SciVerse ScienceDirect. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. Regular articles. The comparative effectiveness of outpatient treatment for adolescent substance. abuse: A meta-analysis☆. Emily E. Al. http://dx.doi.org/…

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Tobacco Addiction: A Research Update from NIDA

This publication serves a research update on findings made by the National Institute on Drug Abuse surrounding the issue of tobacco addiction.

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Community Monitoring Systems: Tracking and Improving the Well-Being of America’s Children and Adolescents

This monograph depicts monitoring systems as integral in the efforts to prevent child and adolescent problems and ensure their successful development.

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St. Mary Parish Drug Courts MOU

This MOU provides the parties involved with their roles and responsibilities for carrying out the mission of the St. Mary Parish Drug Courts.

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Caroline County Mental Health Referral Procedures

This document outlines mental health referral procedures for Caroline County, MD.

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Research Reports: Tobacco Addiction

This helps discuss the harmful effects of tobacco use, risks associated with pregnancy and adolescents, as well as best practices for the prevention and treatment of tobacco addiction.

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