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DiRosa, Francesca; Scoles, Pascal – Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 2020
In this article, the authors present a collegiate recovery model of service that prioritizes a programmatic approach and intentionally designed services, activities, and mentoring that is structured upon a foundation of what we identify as five "Healing Pillars of Collegiate Recovery." The guiding principle of service is to provide…
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Student Personnel Services, College Environment, Program Effectiveness
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Ashford, Robert David; Brown, Austin; Curtis, Brenda – Health Education, 2019
Purpose: Public perception has been found to be influenced by the words used to describe those with behavioral health disorders, such that using terms like "substance abuser" can lead to higher levels of stigma. The purpose of this paper is to identify additional stigmatizing and empowering terms that are commonly used by different…
Descriptors: Delphi Technique, Substance Abuse, Health Behavior, Behavior Disorders
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Kim, Byung Jin; Harley, Debra A. – Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, 2019
Background: Opioid use has reached epidemic proportions in rural communities in the United States and injection of drugs is commonly used. As a result of shared or reusing needles and syringes, the risk for contracting blood-borne diseases is significantly increased. Rural areas face many social and attitudinal barriers regarding syringe exchange…
Descriptors: Drug Abuse, Barriers, Social Attitudes, Health Services
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Beeson, Eric T.; Ryding, Rachel; Peterson, Holly M.; Ansell, Kerryn L.; Aideyan, Babatunde; Whitney, Jennifer M. – Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 2019
Despite the growth of recovery supports on college campuses, little empirical evaluation of specific program elements exists. The current study reviews the development and evaluation of a pilot project to create an online ally training program to support students in recovery from substance use disorders. Results indicate statistically significant…
Descriptors: College Students, College Programs, Social Support Groups, Training
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Wallis, Aaron L.; Gretz, David P.; Rings, Jeffrey A.; Eberle, Kiersten M. – Journal of College Counseling, 2019
This article examines the relationship between marijuana use and anxiety symptoms among college students, with a secondary focus on marijuana use and grade point average (GPA). A secondary analysis was conducted on data obtained from the American College Health Association--National College Health Assessment. Results indicated that marijuana use…
Descriptors: College Students, Anxiety, Marijuana, Drug Use
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Lintz, Mario J.; Thurstone, Christian; Hull, Madelyne; Ladegard, Kristie – Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 2019
The objective of this study was to develop a school-based substance treatment model and evaluate the feasibility and preliminary outcomes of treatment in a school-based setting to improve access to treatment for adolescents with substance use disorders. This study provided care to 41 youths (12 to 18 years old) in three school-based health…
Descriptors: Substance Abuse, Drug Rehabilitation, School Health Services, Clinics
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Antonio, Carl Abelardo T.; Guevarra, Jonathan P.; Cavinta, Lolita L.; Cabrera, Patrik James D. L.; Castillo, Eleanor C.; Hembra, Mariano S.; Fuderanan, Clara H.; Reyes-Sare, Ma. Lourdes; Vista, Salvador Benjamin D. – International Journal of Training Research, 2019
Rehabilitation for persons who use drugs in the Philippines is premised on a multidisciplinary team approach to treatment, where delivery of services is collaboratively undertaken by physicians and rehabilitation practitioners. In 2013, a government-academe-civil society collaborative developed a customized training program for nurses,…
Descriptors: Drug Addiction, Drug Rehabilitation, Foreign Countries, Program Descriptions
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Antonio, Carl Abelardo T.; Torres, Chelseah Denise H.; Guevarra, Jonathan P.; Cavinta, Lolita L.; Castillo, Eleanor C.; Hembra, Mariano S.; Fuderanan, Clara H.; Reyes-Sare, Ma. Lourdes; Vista, Salvador Benjamin D. – International Journal of Training Research, 2019
This paper documents and evaluates the Philippine training course for physicians on the assessment and management of drug dependence to provide a model by which other groups may approach capacity development for drug-dependence rehabilitation. Using a case study approach, training-related documents and records for all training activities conducted…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Medical Education, Physicians, Course Evaluation
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Jokubonis, Darius; Adomaitiene, Virginija; Leleikiene, Aiste; Baltaityte, Laura; Dirzius, Edgaras; De Jong, Cornelis Aj – Open Review of Educational Research, 2019
The high rates of comorbidity with substance use disorders in general psychiatry patients demand enhanced competences from psychiatry residents in addiction medicine. The aim of this article is to improve knowledge, skills and attitudes in psychiatric residents in treating patients with comorbid substance-related disorders (SUD). Four seminars…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Addictive Behavior, Medicine, Drug Addiction
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Sultan, Aysel; Andresen, Sabine – Global Studies of Childhood, 2019
Andresen discussed vulnerability as an analytical category in childhood studies and reflected on how the concept could be linked to structural, systemic and individual factors. This article starts by asking what vulnerability is and by examining its relation to agency. It suggests conceptualising agency as a dynamic experience rather than as a…
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Drug Therapy, Drug Abuse, Correlation
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Yi, Youngmin; Wildeman, Christopher – Future of Children, 2018
Children who experience foster care, write Youngmin Yi and Christopher Wildeman, are considerably more likely than others to have contact with the criminal justice system, both during childhood and as adults. And because children of color disproportionately experience foster care, improvements to the foster care system could reduce racial/ethnic…
Descriptors: Foster Care, Intervention, Juvenile Justice, Child Welfare
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Turney, Kristin; Goodsell, Rebecca – Future of Children, 2018
A half century ago, relatively few US children experienced the incarceration of a parent. In the decades since, incarceration rates rose rapidly (before leveling off more recently), and today a historically unprecedented number of children are exposed to parental incarceration. In this article, Kristin Turney and Rebecca Goodsell review the…
Descriptors: Parents, Institutionalized Persons, Correctional Institutions, Children
RodrĂ­guez, Jennifer J.; Smith, Vincent C. – ZERO TO THREE, 2018
Substance use and alcohol abuse during pregnancy are significant public health concerns. Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a withdrawal syndrome that infants exposed to opioids may experience in the first few days of life. For most infants with NAS, exposure to opioids occurs during pregnancy while they are fetuses. Similarly, prenatal alcohol…
Descriptors: Prenatal Influences, Neonates, Drug Use, Alcohol Abuse
Wright, Catherine L.; Dallas, Ruthie; Moldenhauer, Rick; Carlson, Elizabeth A. – ZERO TO THREE, 2018
Parental substance use disorders negatively impact a child's development both prenatally and postnatally. Caregivers struggling with substance use disorders, and Opioid Use Disorder in particular, often have difficulty accessing appropriate holistic clinical interventions and are at high risk of losing custody of their children due to abuse and…
Descriptors: Caregivers, Mental Health, Child Rearing, Parenting Skills
De Jesus, Hector – ProQuest LLC, 2018
The purpose of this study was to identify key features associated with the successful transition from prison to community life of ex-offending African American and Latino males who have not recidivated in 3 years or more. To better understand and to identify these factors, I conducted 12 in-depth, semi-structured interviews between January 2015…
Descriptors: African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Males, Institutionalized Persons
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