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Roth, David

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Works: 33 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 2,026 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Fiction  Juvenile works  Educational films  Adventure stories  Case studies  Biographies  Miscellanea 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PZ7.R7275, FIC
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Publications about David Roth
Publications by David Roth
Most widely held works by David Roth
River runaways by David Roth( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Unhappy with their family life, two fourteen-year-old boys decide to take a canoe downriver to the sea and seek their fortunes
Men in recovery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
"Take it like a man." "Be competitive." Stereotypes about manhood seriously challenge men's recovery from addiction. Hosted by Craig Nakken, this program helps viewers redefine what it means to be a man. This empowering video features a men's group candidly discussing topics that may hold men back from progressing in recovery: rage, a fear of commitment, the tendency to isolate, and others
Best of friends by David Roth( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
While his parents vacation in Europe, fifteen-year-old Matt falls in love with a "summer" girl and discovers why his relationship with his older brother has always been so poor
Prevention television alcohol and other drug prevention for grades 3-5 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Let's face it: pressure to drink alcohol or use other drugs starts before the teenage years. This program equips elementary school students with the age-appropriate information they need to make healthy choices, including what alcohol and other drugs do to a young person's body and brain; how friends can protect each other; and why it's important to talk with parents or other adults about alcohol and other drugs
The legal consequences of alcohol and other drugs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Interviews with teens, attorneys, and law enforcement officials illustrate the real-world consequences of adolescent alcohol and drug use in this video created expressly for high school students. From underage drinking violations or drug possession to drinking-and-driving accidents or assault, this no-nonsense video shows the serious social and legal ramifications of teen drinking and drugging
Moving on to middle school ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Research shows that the transition from elementary to middle school can be a high-risk time for youth. At this time, young people often face social challenges, such as learning to get along with a wider group of peers. This video addresses the stage of early adolescence, when children are likely to encounter drug use for the first time. Part of the series Moving On
Moving on to high school ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Research shows that the transition from middle to high school can be a high-risk time for youth. When they enter high school, young people face social, psychological, and educational challenges as they prepare for the future. This program identifies how these challenges can lead to the use and abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. Part of the series Moving On
Medical aspects of chemical dependency the neurobiology of addiction ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
This fascinating and authoritative video on how addiction affects brain function outlines the latest research on brain chemistry. Includes commentary by Dr. David E. Smith, founder of the Haight Ashbury Free Clinic
Moving on from high school ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Moving on from high school into the real world is a time of excitement, but also of uncertainty about what is being left behind. Students often panic when they leave high school without a set goal, but it can take months, almost years to figure out how to achieve a goal. Research shows that the transition from high school to college, the military, or the workforce can be a high-risk time for young people. When young adults start college, get married, or begin a career, they face new risks from alcohol and other drug abuse. This video looks at these new adult environments. Part of the series Moving On
A world for Joey Carr by David Roth( Book )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
En route to his grandparents in Vermont in search of some answers, a lonely teenage hitchhiker meets a dying woman on her own fervent quest
The hermit of Fog Hollow Station by David Roth( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Lonely after his family moves from Boston to the country, 12-year-old Alex befriends an old hermit
The girl in the grass : a novel by David Roth( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Tom Stevens sets out to locate a sister whose existence had been unknown to him
The winds of summer by David Roth( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Petey works hard on his grandfather's lobster boat in order to make money to buy back his father's boat, but things are complicated by the return of Spider Tate, the man who killed Petey's father in a fight, and his realization of love for Sheila Wilson, a deaf girl in town
Club drugs nothing to rave about ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Across the country, increasing numbers of young adults consider club drugs a harmless enhancement to a night of dancing, club hopping, or concertgoing. In this video, young people describe how they learned the hard way that there is no such thing as a safe or recreational drug. For them, the use of MDMA (ecstasy), GHB, Rohypnol, ketamine, methamphetamine, and LSD brought trips to the emergency room or to jail--and led to depression, loneliness, rape, and, in the case of one high school senior, death
Club drugs when the party's over ( Computer File )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
In this powerful video, the tragic, firsthand accounts of the depths of addiction are matched only by triumphant, real-life stories about getting straight and staying sober. Viewers also hear from two clinicians who describe the serious physical and psychological effects of club drug use, and from a chemical dependency counselor who discusses the benefits of recovery
Prescription drug abuse a prevention video ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"This timely video equips teens with important information about prescription drugs and over-the-counter drugs : how abuse can affect developing bodies and brains, how to recognize whether a problem exists, and how to find solutions.."--Container
Older adults in recovery ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Recovery late in life means changing much of what is familiar and comfortable. Family relationships, social and leisure activities, self-care, spiritual beliefs - it's all different in the new light of recovery. This program features real-life stories of several individuals who sobered up late in life with important messages about keeping recovery alive
Certification and teacher preparation in the United States by David Roth( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Tŏ hu = The who : saram kŭrigo kwan'gye e taehan chihye 48 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Korean and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Illustrated history reveals 48 people you've probably never heard of, but who helped shape the world as we know it, including Andy Warhol, Coco Chanel, Walt Disney, Alan Turing
Teen alcohol and other drug use knowing the signs and what to do about it ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The statistics are clear: 80 percent of young people consume alcohol (more than just a few sips) by the end of high school, and 50 percent have done so by eighth grade, while 54 percent have used an illicit drug by the time they leave high school. So what's a parent to do? This video provides information about both preventing teen alcohol and drug use and intervening once a teen has started using. Parents will learn about the serious consequences of adolescent drug use, signs that their child might be using, and effective ways to intervene if their child is using
 
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Korean (1)
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