Behavior and Substance Addictions in Children: A Behavioral Model and Potential Solutions
Behavior and substance use addictions are increasingly prevalent in children with increased risk for substance abuse and mental health diagnoses in adulthood. This article proposes a comprehensive model of addiction to inform research on the prevention and treatment of childhood addiction, emphasizing skills training, mindfulness training, and broader treatment strategies consistent with acceptance and commitment therapy.
Acceptance, Behaviorism, Childhood addiction
Belisle, Jordan, and Mark R. Dixon. "Behavior and Substance Addictions in Children: A Behavioral Model and Potential Solutions." Pediatric Clinics of North America 67, no. 3 (2020): 589-602.
Pediatric Clinics of North America