Substance Abuse Treatment for Child Welfare Families: Recent Research and Practice Implications.
Ondersma, Steven J.
University of Washington. School of Law. Court Improvement Training Academy.
Wayne State University.
Published: July 8, 2008
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A large percentage of parents who abuse, neglect or abandon their children have drug and alcohol problems. In this two-part series, learn about recent research about substance abuse in the context of the child welfare system, both from the perspective of front-line professionals as well as overall policy. (Author abstract)
substance abusing parents; substance abuse; drug treatment programs; research; agency practice; child welfare services