- January 2002
- Vol. 3, No. 1
Alcohol, Other Drugs, and Child WelfareBanks, H. (Editor). Child Welfare League of America, Washington, DC. 21 pp. $4.95. Booklet.
The Child Welfare League of America (CWLA) reviews the role of alcohol and other drugs (AOD) in child abuse and neglect. Substance abuse is a major element in many child protective services' investigations, often leading to out of home placements. This brief overview provides:
- Statistics for recent research supporting the value of substance abuse prevention programs
- Promising collaborative model programs, partnerships, joint strategies, and methods
- Organizations and websites
- Suggestions for further research.
To purchase a copy, contact:
CWLA c/o PMDS
PO Box 2019
Annapolis Junction, MD 20701-2019