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Title Secret lives : growing with substance : working with children and young people affected by familial substance misuse / edited by Fiona Harbin and Michael Murphy
Published Lyme Regis : Russell House Pub., 2006


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 W'PONDS  362.2913 Har/Slg  AVAILABLE
Description x, 146 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents 1. What do we know about children and young peple who grow up in substance misusing households? / Michael Murphy and Fiona Harbin -- 2. Reaching out: promoting resilience in the children of substance misusers / Richard Velleman and Lorna Templeton -- 3. Using group work to support young people living with substance misuse / Ellen Wheeler -- 4. Separation, substance misuse and children in alternative care / Deborah Evans and Fiona Harbin -- 5. Children, alcohol and family violence / Deborah Evans -- 6. The roller coaster of change: the process of parental change from a child's perspective / Fiona Harbin -- 7. Developing whole family treatment services / Fiona Harbin and Michael Murphy -- 8. Where it all begins: growing up and the helping relationship / Phil Harris -- 9. The impact of sibling substance misuse on children and young people / Nicola Taylor and Jackie Kearney -- 10. Setting up a substance misuse project for young people / Tom O'Loughlin and Dave Seaber
Summary "This work concerns the impact that misuse has on the children who live with the user, who are so often the forgotten population in the substance misuse system ... This book brings together the work of researchers and practitioners who have developed services that can help us improve our response to these children. It aims to aid practitioners and managers in the identification, assessment, treatment and support of the children and siblings of substance misusers."--Book jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Children of alcoholics -- Family relationships.
Children of alcoholics.
Children of drug abusers -- Great Britain.
Children of drug addicts -- Family relationships.
Children of drug addicts.
Children of prenatal substance abuse -- Development.
Children of prenatal substance abuse -- Development -- Great Britain.
Resilience (Personality trait) in children.
Parents -- Drug use.
Substance abuse -- Prevention
Substance abuse -- Prevention -- Great Britain
Substance abuse -- Social aspects.
Substance abuse -- Treatment -- Great Britain.
Substance abuse -- Treatment.
Substance abuse -- Great Britain.
Youth -- Substance use -- Great Britain.
Youth -- Substance use.
Author Harbin, Fiona.
Murphy, Michael.
ISBN 1903855667
Other Titles Growing with substance
Working with children and young people affected by familial substance misuse