Succinct Information

The purpose of the LAATTC@NSU's Succinct Information is to allow you the opportunity to increase your knowledge, skills, and/or attitudes concerning the continuum of care (prevention, intervention, treatment, and/or tertiary treatment) in the areas of use, abuse, and addiction of substances. We hope that this area of our web sites allows you the opportunity to review current information to better assist you in working with others.

Economic Benefits of Drug Treatment
Group Therapy Guide For Substance Use Disorders Treatment (SAMHSA)
Histamine Anxiety and Alcoholism
Implications of Research for Treatment: GHB (GCATTC)
Translating Research into Practice: Speeding the Adoption of Innovative Health Care Programs
Treatment Indicators - Characteristics of Primary Alcohol Admissions by Age of First Use of Alcohol: 2002

 

Adolescents:
Adolescents are Neurologically More Vulnerable to Addictions
Appropriateness of Current Alcohol-Use Disorder Criteria
Childhood Sexual Abuse & IDVU

Alcohol:
Problem Drinking is Rarely Discussed During Medical Visits
Alcoholics May Be More Injury Prone Than Illicit Drug Users
Alcohol Magnifies the Rewarding Effects of Smoking                                 

Athletics:
Anabolic Steroid Abuse (NIDA)

Club Drugs:
Implications of Research for Treatment: Ecstasy (GCATTC)
The Response to Club Drug Use

CO-OCCURING:
Dual Diagnosis

COLLEGE STUDENTS:
College Students and Alcohol (NATTC & CSAT)

DRUG COURT/OFFENDERS:
Drug Courts Proliferate Nationally (JTO Direct)
Drug Offenders Offered Choice of Prison, Treatment, or Church (JTO Direct)

FAMILY:
Childhood Sexual Abuse & IDVU
National Families in Action
Healthy Steps for Young Children

HEPATITIS:
Hepatitis Magazine a great resource!

PHYSIOLOGICAL:
Examining the Serotonin Transporter Gene and Family Function
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) (SAMHSA)

SENIORS:
Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP)
Fleetwood Project: Reducing Inappropriate Medications in Nursing Homes

SUICIDE:
15 Common Myths About Suicide