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Substance use in adolescence

Patricia A. Harrison

Substance use in adolescence

patterns and profiles

by Patricia A. Harrison

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Published by Minnesota Dept. of Human Services, Performance Measurement and Quality Improvement in St. Paul, MN (444 Lafayette Rd., St. Paul 55155-3865) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Minnesota.,
  • Minnesota
    • Subjects:
    • Teenagers -- Drug use -- Minnesota.,
    • Drug abuse -- Minnesota -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Patricia A. Harrison.
      ContributionsMinnesota. Dept. of Human Services., Minnesota. Performance Measurement & Quality Improvement Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5824.Y68 H373 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 88 p. :
      Number of Pages88
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL461625M
      LC Control Number98180399
      OCLC/WorldCa39309197

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Use and abuse of drugs and alcohol by teens is very common and can have serious consequences. Recurrent adolescent substance use contributes to personal distress, poor school performance, short and long term health problems, relationship difficulties, and involvement in antisocial activities.

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