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Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with substance use disorders.

Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (Impact Factor: 6.35). 07/2005; 44(6):609-21.
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ABSTRACT This practice parameter describes the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with substance use disorders and is based on scientific evidence and clinical consensus regarding diagnosis and effective treatment as well as on the current state of clinical practice. This parameter considers risk factors for substance use and related problems, normative use of substances by adolescents, the comorbidity of substance use disorders with other psychiatric disorders, and treatment settings and modalities.

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