JJSAMHP Fact Sheet:
Evidence-Based Practice for Adolescent Substance Abuse: A Primer for Providers and Families
The Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment Project at UNCG’s Center for Youth, Family and Community Partnerships
compiled this document to serve as a comprehensive introduction to several important evidence-based practices for adolescent substance abuse assessment and treatment. Inclusion in this primer does not constitute an endorsement of the approach by our agency. Our intent is to provide information to parents and providers for assistance in making informed choices about which treatment approaches to use.
Evidence-Based Practice for Adolescent Substance Abuse: Addendum on Family-Based Programs
This document is an addendum to the Evidence-Based Practice for Adolescent Substance Abuse Primer that contains descriptions of several family-based approaches.
This abbreviated toolkit consists of facts, evidence-based practices, and resources that service providers can utilize to increase engagement of juvenile-justice involved youth and families in the mental health and substance abuse services they need.
Compendium of Services:
JJSAMHP Annual Reports: