Treatment needs of drug-addicted mothers. Integrated parenting psychotherapy interventions

Suniya S. Luthar, Katy G. Walsh

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Substance abuse among women is associated with several negative maternal as well as child outcomes. This article reviews the theoretical and empirical literature on salient domains of risk and vulnerability among addicted mothers, with a view toward identifying critical components of effective intervention programs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)341-348
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Substance Abuse Treatment
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995



  • addicted mothers
  • parenting psychotherapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Phychiatric Mental Health
  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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