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Han, B., Gfroerer, J. C., Colliver, J. D. and Penne, M. A. (2009), Substance use disorder among older adults in the United States in 2020. Addiction, 104: 88–96. doi: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.2008.02411.x

Han, B., Gfroerer, J. C., Colliver, J. D. and Penne, M. A. (2009), Substance use disorder among older adults in the United States in 2020. Addiction, 104: 88–96. doi: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.2008.02411.x

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Duncan, D.F., Nicholson, T., White, J.B., Bradley D.B.B., & Bonaguro, J. (2009) The Baby Boomer Effect: Changing Patterns of Substance Abuse Among Adults Ages 55 and Older. Journal of Aging & Social Policy, 22, 237-248.

Duncan, D.F., Nicholson, T., White, J.B., Bradley D.B.B., & Bonaguro, J. (2009) The Baby Boomer Effect: Changing Patterns of Substance Abuse Among Adults Ages 55 and Older. Journal of Aging & Social Policy, 22, 237-248.

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Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): Office of Applied Studies (OAS) – Older adults: Substance Abuse and Mental Problems. http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/aging.cfm

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): Office of Applied Studies (OAS) – Older adults: Substance Abuse and Mental Problems. http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/aging.cfm

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Gum, A. M., King-Kallimanis, B., & Kohn, R. (2009). Prevalence of mood, anxiety, and substance-abuse disorders for older Americans in the National Comorbidity Survey?Replication. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 17, 769-781.

Gum, A. M., King-Kallimanis, B., & Kohn, R. (2009). Prevalence of mood, anxiety, and substance-abuse disorders for older Americans in the National Comorbidity Survey: Replication. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 17, 769-781.

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ASSESSMENT OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN LATER LIFE

Look at the extensive assessment database of geriatric measures from the University of Alabama’s Alabama Research Institute on Aging! Register for access to the database HERE.

Blow, F.C., & Barry, K.L., (2011). Identification and Treatment of Alcohol or Drug Dependence in the Elderly. In Johnson, B.A. [Ed.] Addiction Medicine, pp. 1399-1412.

Blow, F.C., & Barry, K.L., (2011). Identification and Treatment of Alcohol or Drug Dependence in the Elderly. In Johnson, B.A. [Ed.] Addiction Medicine, pp. 1399-1412.

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Schonfeld, L., King-Kallimanis, B.L., Duchene, D.M., Etheridge, R.L., Herrera, J.R., Barry, K.L., & Lynn, N.(2010). Screening and Brief Intervention for Substance Misuse Among Older Adults: The Florida BRITE Project. American Journal of Public Health, 100, 108-114. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2008.149534

Schonfeld, L., King-Kallimanis, B.L., Duchene, D.M., Etheridge, R.L., Herrera, J.R., Barry, K.L., & Lynn, N.(2010).  Screening and Brief Intervention for Substance Misuse Among Older Adults: The Florida BRITE Project. American Journal of Public Health, 100, 108-114.  doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2008.149534

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TREATMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN LATER LIFE

Blow, F.C., & Barry, K.L., (2011). Identification and Treatment of Alcohol or Drug Dependence in the Elderly. In Johnson, B.A. [Ed.] Addiction Medicine, pp. 1399-1412.

Blow, F.C., & Barry, K.L., (2011). Identification and Treatment of Alcohol or Drug Dependence in the Elderly. In Johnson, B.A. [Ed.] Addiction Medicine, pp. 1399-1412.

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Schonfeld, L., King-Kallimanis, B.L., Duchene, D.M., Etheridge, R.L., Herrera, J.R., Barry, K.L., & Lynn, N.(2010). Screening and Brief Intervention for Substance Misuse Among Older Adults: The Florida BRITE Project. American Journal of Public Health, 100, 108-114. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2008.149534

Schonfeld, L., King-Kallimanis, B.L., Duchene, D.M., Etheridge, R.L., Herrera, J.R., Barry, K.L., & Lynn, N.(2010).  Screening and Brief Intervention for Substance Misuse Among Older Adults: The Florida BRITE Project. American Journal of Public Health, 100, 108-114.  doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2008.149534

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Blow, F. C., & Barry, K. L. (2000) Older patients with at risk and problem drinking patterns: New developments in brief interventions. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 13 , 115?123.

Blow, F. C., & Barry, K. L. (2000). Older patients with at risk and problem drinking patterns: New developments in brief interventions. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 13 , 115?123.

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MEASURES OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN LATER LIFE

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