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Path model of substance abuse.pdf
Addictive Behaviors (2016)
  • Marc A. Lindberg, Ph.D.
Abstract
A model that more specifically predicts who is most vulnerable to developing addiction was offered.
• The relationship between adverse childhood events (ACE) and substance abuse was mediated by attachments and other variables.
• The path model showed new approaches to RDoC diagnoses and treatments.
• Important relationships between nomothetic, ideographic, and ecological variables were identified.
• Psychological correlates to biological reinforcement deficits were proposed.
Keywords
  • Substance abuse,
  • reinforcement deficits,
  • ACE RDoC of substance abuse,
  • substance abuse interventions
Publication Date
Winter December 1, 2016
DOI
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2016.11.016 0306-4603/© 2016 Elsevier Ltd.
Citation Information
Marc A. Lindberg. "Path model of substance abuse.pdf" Addictive Behaviors Vol. 66 Iss. 1 (2016) p. 76 - 82
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/marc_lindberg/6/
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