Resources: Drugs, Alcohol, and Tobacco
Teens & Tobacco: A Fatal Attraction
by Susan S. Lang, Beth H. Marks
Drawing on a variety of current documents, books, and articles, the authors emphatically make their point regarding the medical risks associated with smoking.
by Neil Izenberg, Robert P. Libbon
This book offers parents concrete methods to prevent children from starting this deadly habit. It includes a quiz for kids on their knowledge of smoking and its effects, an organ-by-organ breakdown of how tobacco affects the body, a timeline on the popularity of tobacco, and more.
Tough Love: How Parents Can Deal with Drug Abuse
by Pauline Neff
Presents real-life accounts of young drug users who needed to receive help, and of the parents' role in seeing that they received it.
Substance Abuse in Adolescents and Young Adults: A Guide to Treatment
by Joseph K. Nowinski
Integrates principles of developmental psychology and concepts of addictions recovery in an effective approach to diagnosing and treating youthful substance-abusers.
Drug and Alcohol Abuse: The Authoritative Guide for Parents, Teachers, and Counselors
by H. Thomas Milhorn, Howard T. Milhorn
With a 100-plus-page pharmacological index to drugs commonly abused, Milhorn's guide to discovery, assistance, and recovery of youthful drug and alcohol abusers is replete with information.