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Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 31: Screening and Assessing Adolescents for Substance Use Disorders
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2012
Provides general guidelines for evaluating, developing, and administering screening and assessment processes for those working with young people; discusses strategies and techniques treatment professionals may use to detect related problems in the adolescent’s life, including problems with family, peers, and psychiatric issues; outlines a screening and assessment system designed to identify those youths with potential substance use problems in various settings.