Books tagged: adolescent addiction

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Adolescent and Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship To Intoxication and the Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings
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Price: $22.00 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This thought provoking book “Adolescent & Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship to Intoxication and The Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings” discusses the struggles of that the youth of today are faced with and puts forth that adolescent and young adult addicts are not addicted to marijuana, alcohol, ecstasy, oxycontin, heroin, etc. In fact, the name of the drug is an illusion
Defining Moments: A Suburban Father's Journey Into His Son's Oxy Addiction AND How to Prevent, Detect, Treat & Live With The Addict Among Us-Combined Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,890. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
Both of DeHaven's books in one download! In the first, this father chronicles his journey into the world of prescription drug abuse and the life experiences that brought him to go undercover to save his son. In the second, DeHaven brings first hand insight, obtained through over 400 interviews, into what is America’s fastest growing medical epidemic. Forward by Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack.
CRASH COURSE: A Head of School, His Son's Addiction, and Lessons for Schools and Families
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In his 1st semester as Head of Brentwood School in L.A., the author encounters his 1st case of a student abusing drugs/alcohol. It's his son David who he didn't know was an addict. This is the story of David's struggle with addiction, its impact on the family, setbacks on the road to his recovery, and how Pratt used it all to create a more effective and humane drug/alcohol policy for the school.