Wray, Samuel R.; Young, Lauriann E.; Weaver, Steve R.
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Department of Basic Medical Sciences
Substance abuse risk factors: Some neuropsychological dimensions
Wray, Samuel R.; Hernandez, N.; Parshad, Omkar
Brain, function, behaviour, drugs and disease : Neurosciences in the Caribbean
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Medical and Scientific Development Trust and Caribbean Brain Research Organization
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Seeks to evaluate risk factors considered to be determinants for adolescent deviant behaviours. Substance abuse, a major scourge of the seventies and eighties, is a problem primarily affecting young people and more often males than females. Focuses on the evolution of the psychosocial problems encountered within the Jamaican family structure considered to be inter alia facilitators for the abuse of illicit substances.....