Substance use, substance abuse, and LD among adolescents with a childhood history of ADHD.

@article{Molina2001SubstanceUS,
  title={Substance use, substance abuse, and LD among adolescents with a childhood history of ADHD.},
  author={Brooke S. G. Molina and William E. Pelham},
  journal={Journal of learning disabilities},
  year={2001},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={333-42, 351}
}
A clinic-referred sample of 109 children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) was followed into adolescence for the ascertainment of alcohol and other drug use and abuse. Learning disability (reading or math) in childhood was examined as a predictor of adolescent substance use and substance use disorder for alcohol and marijuana. No statistically significant group differences for children with LD versus those without LD emerged even after using different methods to compute LD… CONTINUE READING

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