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Author Swenson, Cynthia Cupit
Title Multisystemic Therapy and Neighborhood Partnerships : Reducing Adolescent Violence and Substance Abuse
Imprint New York : Guilford Publications, 2004
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Note Cover -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- TOCContents -- Neighborhood Solutions for Neighborhood Problems: The Introduction -- Neighborhood Solutions Timeline -- PART I. The Empirical and Clinical Background for the Neighborhood Solutions Project -- CH1. The Causes and Consequences of Youth Violence, Substance Abuse, and Community Violence -- CH2. Evidence-Based Treatments: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why -- CH3. Multisystemic Therapy: The Model -- PART II. Implementing Prevention and Intervention Programs in Collaboration with Neighborhood Residents -- CH4. Implementing a Neighborhood-Based Project -- CH5. The MST Approach for Reducing Youth Antisocial Behavior -- CH6. The MST Approach for Treating Adolescent Substance Abuse and Dependence -- CH7. The MST Approach for Reducing School Problems and School Expulsion -- CH8. Neighborhood-Designed Prevention Activities -- CH9. Neighborhood-Based Health Services -- CH10. Neighborhood-Based Law Enforcement -- PART III. Attaining and Sustaining Neighborhood-Based Programs -- CH11. Funding Clinical Services and Neighborhood-Based Programs -- CH12. Summary and Conclusions -- References -- IDXIndex
Based on the proven technology of Multisystemic Therapy (MST), this unique book provides an exemplary approach to empowering communities to reduce youth violence and substance abuse and promote school success. Effective strategies for working with at-risk youth are embedded in a comprehensive framework that enlists the talents and resources of clinicians, human service professionals, neighborhood residents, community organizations, and outside stakeholders. Using an extended case example to illustrate all aspects of implementing MST on a neighborhood-wide scale, the volume covers empirical and clinical foundations, program planning, and strategies for building collaboration with key community players
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Swenson, Cynthia Cupit Multisystemic Therapy and Neighborhood Partnerships : Reducing Adolescent Violence and Substance Abuse New York : Guilford Publications,c2004 9781593851095
Subject Juvenile delinquents -- Mental health services -- United States.;Juvenile delinquency -- Treatment -- United States.;Conduct disorders in adolescence -- Treatment -- United States.;Violence in adolescence -- United States -- Prevention.;Teenagers -- Drug use -- United States -- Prevention.;Youth -- Drug use -- United States -- Prevention.;Adolescent psychotherapy -- Parent participation -- United States
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Alt Author Addison, Oliver W
Chamberlain, Patricia
Henggeler, Scott W
Taylor, Ida S
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