Resilience among youth growing up in substance-abusing families.

  title={Resilience among youth growing up in substance-abusing families.},
  author={Sandra L Wolin},
  journal={Pediatric clinics of North America},
  volume={42 2},
This article presents the Challenge Model, a new clinical paradigm for evaluating the children of alcoholics and other substance-abusing parents. Unlike traditional risk paradigms, the Challenge Model incorporates both the resilience and the vulnerabilities that can result from struggling with hardship early in life. A developmental vocabulary of strengths… CONTINUE READING