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Impact of Emotional Distress on Prescription Opioid Abuse in a Rural Juvenile Drug Court Sample

Description
Assesses the relationship between emotional distress and opioid misuse among juvenile drug court participants in a rural Ohio county. Includes information on sociodemographic factors, such as race/ethnicity, age, and gender, as well as trends in Emotional Problem Scale (EPS) scores across time for both prescription opioid misusers and nonusers.
Author(s)
Ross Kauffman, Keith Durkin
Citation
Ohio Journal of Public Health, 2(2), 37-43
Date
12/2019
Type
Document
Tagged as
Children and youth · Illicit drug use · Mental health · Prescription drug misuse · Statistics and data · Ohio