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Co-Occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth

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Co-Occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth analyzes the prevalence and overlap of substance-related behaviors among youth, with comparisons by age, group, gender, and race/ethnicity. The analysis shows that a youth who engages in one substance-related behavior is much more likely to engage in another.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Co-Occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth created by Carl McCurley and Howard N. Snyder

Journal/Publisher:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Publication Date:

November 2008

Course Material Author

Carl McCurley and Howard N. Snyder

Carl McCurley was a former Research Associate and Howard N. Snyder was a former Director of Systems Research at the National Center for Juvenile Justice, with funds provided by OJJDP to support the National Juvenile Justice Data Analysis Project.

Course Creator

Dan Rebek, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about co-occurrence of substance use behaviors in youth. It is appropriate for an introductory to intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify the co-occurrence of substance use behaviors in youth.

  2. Describe how the prevalence of substance-related behaviors was tied to age.

  3. Explain how the prevalence and frequency of substance-related behaviors were correlated.

Course Article

Course Article

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Course Retired
Course Number 101554
  • 1 CE credit hour
  • NBCC: 0.75 CE credit hours

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available

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