Living with substance addiction

by Higgins, Melissa, 1953-

Format: Print Book 2012
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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Springdale Free Public Library Young Adult Nonfiction YA 616.86 HIGG
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
Collection  Young Adult Nonfiction
Call Number  YA 616.86 HIGG
Whitehall Public Library Nonfiction Collection YA 616.86 H535
Location  Whitehall Public Library
Collection  Nonfiction Collection
Call Number  YA 616.86 H535
Living with Substance Addiction features fictional narratives paired with firsthand advice from a medical expert to help preteens and teenagers feel prepared for dealing with substance addiction during adolescence. Topics include complications of substance addiction, getting help and detox, rehab, and aftercare, triggers, and relapse. Throughout the book, Ask Yourself This questions encourage discussion. Features include a selected bibliography, further readings, Just the Facts summary of medical facts about addiction, Where to Turn summary of key advice that includes contact information for helpful organizations, a glossary, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Additional Information
Series Living with health challenges.
Subjects Substance abuse -- Juvenile literature.
Substance abuse.
Publisher Minneapolis :ABDO Pub. Co.,2012
Language English
Description 112 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.
ISBN 9781617831294 (hardcover)
1617831298 (hardcover)
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