TITLE

The relationship between family variables and adolescent substance abuse: A literature review

AUTHOR(S)
Denton, Rhonda E.; Kampfe, Charlene M.
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
Adolescence;Summer94, Vol. 29 Issue 114, p475
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews literature on the relationship between family variables and adolescent substance abuse. Family drug usage patterns; Family atmosphere; Dependence of the strength of the relationship between family variables and teenage substance abuse on the substance used; Developing substance rehabilitation programs for teenagers from a family perspective.
ACCESSION #
9408150268

 

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