Evidence-Based Interventions for Adolescents with Substance Use Problems

Ken Winters, Ph.D., University of Minnesota

In this overview, Dr. Ken Winters discusses developmental issues when working with substance-abusing adolescents. Next, he provides information about effective treatment services for drug abusing youth and the core elements of these treatments. 

1 CE credit

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Teen intervene: A Brief Intervention for Adolescent Substance Abuse

Ken Winters, Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dr. Winters discusses the background and rationale for a brief intervention for adolescents with substance use problems, "Teen Intervene." Dr. Winters covers assessment tools useful for motivational enhancement and assessing teen drug/alcohol use. In addition, he demonstrates how to administer the three-session intervention.

3 CE Credits

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