Discuss the reasons why adolescents use chemicals
Read Chapters 20 and 21 of your Doweiko textbook and view the video titled: “Brain Science as a Means of Understanding Delinquency and Substance Abuse in Youth” (featuring Dr. Theodore Beauchaine and Dr. Susan Tapert from the University of Washington). This video is over an hour in length and found at the following link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OhGwo5-X36w
In the discussion forum prepare to address the following:
- Discuss the reasons why adolescents use chemicals.
- Discuss special treatment considerations for substance using adolescents.
- Provide a scripture that reflects the Christian worldview for each context.