Living with substance addiction
by Higgins, Melissa, 1953-
|Format:||Print Book 2012|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
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.
|Series||Living with health challenges.|
-- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis :ABDO Pub. Co.,2012
112 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-109) and index.