Print Page   |   Sign In
News & Press: APA News

January Course of the Month: Levels of Care in Adolescents with Substance Use Disorders

Wednesday, January 2, 2019  
Share |

The transition from childhood to adolescence and subsequently adulthood are unique developmental periods with significant changes in social networks and interactions. Adolescence and early adulthood are the peak times for initiation of substance use disorders, particularly tobacco, marijuana, prescription drugs, and alcohol.

Learn the considerations for determining the level of care and the use of behavioral approaches for treatment. Access the Course of the Month here.