Christine Huff Fewell (Author of Children of Substance-Abusing Parents)
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Providing treatment to individuals who misuse substances and have children is always a challenging undertaking. As professionals, we will always try to help first and foremost the individual in front of us, but we all have to remain vigilant to the needs of children and vulnerable adults that are living with our patients. This attempt to cover nearly everything is also its biggest challenge. A book that would truly fulfil this would be extensive; yet this piece is a small paperback. Hence, it is more a reference book than an educational resource, and as a multi-author book it might be difficult to read at times.
This content was uploaded by our users and we assume good faith they have the permission to share this book. If you own the copyright to this book and it is wrongfully on our website, we offer a simple DMCA procedure to remove your content from our site. Start by pressing the button below! The contributors include a wide range of experts who provide up-to-date, evidence-based clinical and programmatic strategies for working with children of alcohol- and other substance-abusing parents of any age and in almost any practice setting. Following an overview of current theoretical and practical knowledge of this population, the book addresses issues across the life span, from the prenatal impact of drugs and alcohol through adult children of substance abusers. It will be a valuable clinical reference for all mental health professionals who encounter young and adult children of substance-abusing parents. Zelvin; Jason Aronson Press,
Children of Substance Abusing Parents Dynamics and Treatment
Metrics details. Millions of children across North America and Europe live in families with alcohol or drug abusing parents. These children are at risk for a number of negative social, emotional and developmental outcomes, including an increased likelihood of developing a substance use disorder later in life. Family-based intervention programs for children with substance abusing parents can yield positive outcomes. This study is a realist review of evaluations of family-based interventions aimed at improving psychosocial outcomes for children of substance abusing parents COSAPs.
Sexual Health in Recovery Book Review. Belle Challenges Viewers To Think. Like this article? Share it! Publisher Springer Publishing Company. Genre Nonfiction. This thorough and elegantly written book is a must-read for anyone who is involved with or teaches in the area of children of substance abusing parents.