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By Christopher J. Correia,James G. Murphy,Nancy P. Barnett

Essential evidence-based thoughts for the prevention and relief of alcohol abuse between university students

With contributions from outstanding substance abuse researchers, this sensible consultant offers transparent innovations for prevention of and interventions for alcohol abuse within the college-age population.

Ranging from community-based prevention courses to person, motivational, and interview-based ways, College pupil Alcohol Abuse explores:

  • The top theories used to conceptualize collage pupil ingesting and comparable difficulties, with an emphasis at the scientific implications of every perspective
  • Epidemiology of pupil drug use—including illicit medications and nonmedical use of prescription drugs
  • The spectrum of empirically supported prevention courses with a spotlight on most sensible practices and materials
  • How to behavior exams and create intervention courses for college students with substance abuse problems

A must-have source for each collage administrator, resident employees member, and habit counselor who works with this particular inhabitants, College pupil Alcohol Abuse interprets the newest learn findings and interventions into transparent and evidence-based thoughts for assessing and treating students who're abusing alcohol.

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