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NCJ Number: 69276 Find in a Library
Title: YOUTH AND ALCOHOL ABUSE (FROM SIXTH NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON JUVENILE JUSTICE, 1979)
Author(s): S O'MALLEY; J S TAYLOR
Corporate Author: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
United States of America

National District Atorneys Assoc
United States of America

Teach 'Em Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Sponsoring Agency: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Reno, NV 89507
National District Atorneys Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Teach 'Em Inc
Chicago, IL 60611
Sale Source: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN JUVENILE DELINQUENCY AND ALCOHOL ABUSE IS CONSIDERED, AND A MILITARY PROGRAM FOR ALCOHOLICS IS DESCRIBED.
Abstract: A RESEARCH SOCIOLOGIST REVIEWS THE RESULTS OF STUDIES WHICH INDICATE THAT DRINKING IS NOT NECESSARILY A FACTOR IN DELINQUENT BEHAVIOR. THEN, THE DIRECTOR OF A MILITARY ALCOHOL ABUSE PREVENTION PROJECT DESCRIBES A 28-DAY RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM FOR ALL AGE GROUPS WHICH USES ANABUSE AS A MEDICATION AND WHICH INCLUDES PHYSICAL TRAINING, COUNSELING, EDUCATION, ASSERTION AND DECISIONMAKING COURSES, AND RELIGIOUS GUIDANCE. POSTRESIDENTIAL TREATMENT INCLUDES SPOUSE AND FAMILY INVOLVEMENT AND PARTICIPATION IN ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETINGS. AN IMPORTANT GOAL OF THE PROJECT IS THE DEVELOPMENT OF STRUCTURED LIFESTYLES. THE AUDIOTAPE CASSETTE IS SUITABLE FOR GENERAL AUDIENCES. A TABLE OF CONTENTS IS INCLUDED, BUT OTHER SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIALS ARE NOT PROVIDED. FOR RELATED TAPES SEE NCJ 69273-75 AND 69277-85.
Index Term(s): Alcohol abuse; Alcohol-Related Offenses; Alcoholism treatment programs; Audiovisual aids; Juvenile delinquency factors; Workshops and seminars
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. THIS PROGRAM IS ONE SIDE OF THE CASSETTE. FOR THE PROGRAM ON THE OTHER SIDE, SEE NCJ-69277.
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