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Title Addictions : a comprehensive guidebook / edited by Barbara S. McCrady, Elizabeth E. Epstein
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 645 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. Alcohol and drug use, abuse, and dependence: classification, prevalence, and comorbidity -- Ch. 2. The course of treated and untreated substance use disorders: remission and resolution, relapse and mortality -- Ch. 3. Theories of etiology of alcohol and other drug use disorders -- Ch. 4. Alcohol -- Ch. 5. Sedative-hypnotic and anxiolytic agents -- Ch. 6. Stimulants: amphetamines and cocaine -- Ch. 7. Cannabis and hallucinogens -- Ch. 8. Opioids -- Ch. 9. Nicotine -- Ch. 10. Other drugs of abuse: inhalants, designer drugs, and steroids
Ch. 11. Assessment strategies and measures in addictive behaviors -- Ch. 12. Treatment decision making and goal setting -- Ch. 13. Enhancing motivation for treatment and change -- Ch. 14. Behavioral and cognitive behavioral treatments -- Ch. 15. The disease model -- Ch. 16. Treatment models and methods: family models -- Ch. 17. The therapeutic community treatment model -- Ch. 18. Self-help groups for addictions -- Ch. 19. Pharmacotherapies -- Ch. 20. Relapse prevention: maintenance of change after initial treatment
Ch. 21. Treatment of drug and alcohol abuse: an overview of major strategies and effectiveness -- Ch. 22. Legal and ethical issues -- Ch. 23. Credentialing, documentation, and evaluation -- Ch. 24. Interfaces between substance abuse treatment and other health and social systems -- Ch. 25. Treatment of persons with dual diagnoses of substance use disorder and other psychological problems -- Ch. 26. Age-limited populations: youth, adolescents, and older adults -- Ch. 27. Ethnic and cultural minority groups
Ch. 28. Women -- Ch. 29. Gay men, lesbians, and bisexuals -- Ch. 30. Prevention aimed at individuals: an integrative transactional perspective -- Ch. 31. Prevention aimed at the environment -- Ch. 32. Economic issues and substance use
Summary Part I. Epidemiology, Etiology, and Course of Substance Use Disorders. 1. Alcohol and Drug Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Classification, Prevalence, and Comorbidity, Bridget F. Grant and Deborah A. Dawson. 2. The Course of Untreated and Treated Substance Use Disorders: Remission and Resolution, Relapse and Mortality, John W. Finney, Rudolf H. Moos, and Christine Timko. 3. Theories of Etiology of Alcohol and Other Drug Use Disorders, Michie N. Hesselbrock, Victor M. Hesselbrock, and Elizabeth E. Epstein. Part II. Specific Drugs of Abuse: Pharmacological and Clinical Aspects. 4. Alcohol, Darlene M
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Alcoholism.
Drug abuse.
Substance abuse.
Substance-Related Disorders.
Form Electronic book
Author Epstein, Elizabeth E.
McCrady, Barbara S.
ISBN 0198027435 (electronic bk.)
9780198027430 (electronic bk.)