Prepare a 5 page paper (excluding title and reference pages), citing at least two scholarly sources other than the textbook, which details the significance of drug use among juveniles in the United States. Outline types of drugs that juveniles use. Analyze the relationship between drug use and delinquency. Does drug use cause delinquency or does delinquency cause drug use? What risk factors do they have in common? Provide your opinion of the most effective means of combating youth drug abuse.
The topic is PHARMACOLOGICAL TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE
Create an outline for the final paper that follows standard outline formatting standards. Be sure to include the following in your outline to ensure the final paper addresses all required content:
Write an essay (1,250-1,500 words) in which you will discuss the Cognitive Affective Processing System as a way of explaining both the personality paradox and how a performer’s personality interacts with the environment to produce a behavioral response. In your paper, include the following:
- Brief history of the drug
- Psychopharmacology of the drug
- Current trends or issues
- Societal concerns or issues related to the topic
- Significance or relevance of topic to the counseling profession
- Any future implications
- Instructors will be using a grading rubric to grade the assignments. It is recommended that learners review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment in order to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.