Working with Youth and Young Adults
A range of resources related to working with youth and young adults (approximate ages 12-30), such as the Youth Central Intake Care Coordination for MA.
Working with youth and young adults requires special attention to development, home and work lives, and ways of engaging via social media and other technology.
- MA DPH Bureau of Substance Addiction Services Office of Youth and Young Adult Services
- Massachusetts Health Promotion Clearinghouse
- Practice Guidance: Treatment Services for Youth and Their Families
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Success stories of youth agencies
2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Summary of National Findings. Page 21 has statistics on youth substance abuse.
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