Inhalant use among antisocial youth: prevalence and correlates.

  title={Inhalant use among antisocial youth: prevalence and correlates.},
  author={Matthew O. Howard and Jeffrey M. Jenson},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  volume={24 1},
The current (2.9%), annual (19.6%), and lifetime (34.3%) prevalence of inhalant use among 475 youth (M age = 15.5; SD = 1.5; 87.4% male) on probation in a western state of the United States was assessed. Inhalant users reported significantly less family support and cohesiveness and lower self-esteem, and significantly more lifetime thoughts of suicide and suicide attempts, neighborhood gang activity, peer and parental substance abuse, intentions to engage in illegal behavior, substance-related… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 48 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 citations