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Reducing the risks for substance abuse a lifespan approach by Ray Daugherty

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English



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  • Alcoholism -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Behavior modification -- United States,
  • Life cycle, Human -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-170) and index.

StatementRaymond P. Daugherty, Carl Leukefeld.
SeriesPrevention in practice library
ContributionsLeukefeld, Carl G.
LC ClassificationsHV5279 .D38 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 178 p. :
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL369164M
ISBN 100306458985, 0306458993
LC Control Number98029801

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