This website provides links to information about treatments for adolescent drug abuse, including treatment manuals and articles on effective approaches to treatment.
Bukstein, O. G. (1995). Adolescent substance abuse: Assessment, prevention, and treatment. New York: Wiley.
This book provides general descriptions of the various types of treatment and prevention approaches for adolescent substance abuse.
Ozechowski, T. J., & Liddle, H. A. (2000). Family-based therapy for adolescent drug abuse: Knowns and unknowns. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 3 (4), 269–298.
This article provides an overview of the current state of knowledge regarding the various family-based approaches for treating adolescent drug abuse, as well as areas in which research is lacking.
Wagner, E. E, & Waldron, H. B. (2001). Innovations in adolescent substance abuse interventions. Amsterdam: Pergamon.
This book provides an overview of the main types of treatment for adolescent substance abuse that have received empirical support. Descriptions of the treatments as well as outcome research are described.
American Psychiatric Association. (2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed., text revision). Washington, DC: Author.
Anthony, J. C, Warner, L. A., & Kessler, R. (1994). Comparative epidemiology of dependence on tobacco, alcohol, controlled substances, and inhalants: Basic findings from the national comorbidity survey. Experimental Clinical Psychopharmacology, 2, 244–268.
Botvin, G. J., Baker, E., Filazzola, A. D., & Botvin, E. M. (1990). A cognitive-behavioral approach to substance abuse prevention: One-year follow-up. Addictive Behaviors, 15 (1), 47–63.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. (1999). Screening and assessing adolescents for substance use disorders: Treatment improvement protocol (TIP) Series 31. (DHHS Publication No. SMA 99–3282). Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
Dennis, M. L., Babor, T. F., Diamond, G., Donaldson, J., Godley, S. H., Titus, J. C, Tims, F., et al. (2000). The Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) Experiment: Preliminary findings. A report to H. Westley Clark, Director, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services.
Drug Strategies (2003). Treating teens: A guide to adolescent drug programs. Washington, DC: Author.
Eggert, L. L., Thompson, E. A., Herring, J. R., Nicholas, L. J., & Dicker, B. G. (1994). Preventing adolescent drug abuse and high school dropout through an intensive school-based social network development program. American Journal of Health Promotion, 8 (3), 202–215.
Greenblatt, J. C. (2000). Patterns of alcohol use among adolescents and associations with emotional and behavioral problems. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Johnston, L. D., O'Malley, P M., & Bachman, J. G. (2002). Monitoring the future national results on adolescent drug use: Overview of key findings, 2001. (NIH Publication No. 02–5105). Bethesda, MD: National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Kumpfer, K. L., Molraard, V, & Spoth, R. (1996). The “Strengthening Families Program” for the prevention of delinquency and drug use. hi R. Peters & R. McMahon (Eds.), Preventing childhood disorders, substance abuse, and delinquency (pp. 241–267). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Lawson, G. W. (1992). Twelve-step programs and the treatment of adolescent substance abuse, hi G. W. Lawson & A. W. Lawson (Eds.), Adolescent substance abuse: Etiology, treatment, and prevention (pp. 219–229). Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publishers.