Newsroom

Newsroom banner image

In The News

Schaumburg’s Robert Eme Authors Article on Prevention of Adolescent Substance Abuse

Robert Eme, Ph.D., professor of Clinical Psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University | Schaumburg, recently published the article “Prevention of Adolescent Substance Abuse Through ADHD Treatment.”

According to the article abstract, “there is no doubt that substance abuse (SA) is a major public health problem that affects nations throughout the world. As rates of alcohol, cigarette, and marijuana use are very low prior to age 11, the critical period for SA is from eighth to twelfth grade when rates increase dramatically.”

Read the full article here.