Addiction Counseling Review Preparing for Comprehensive, Certification, and Licensing Examinations

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"This book offers a clear, readable overview of all the knowledge and skills those training as alcohol or other drug counselors need to pass final degree program, certification, and licensing examinations." Each chapter also provides a glossary of key terms and, in addition to references, annotated suggestions for further reading and website exploration.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780805843118
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/26/2004
  • Pages: 672
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Addiction's defining characteristics 3
2 The neurobiology of addiction 33
3 Types of addictive drugs 59
4 History of drug policy, treatment, and recovery 81
5 Lifespan development and drugs 105
6 Diverse drug abusing populations 129
7 Psychopathology 149
8 Families and drugs 175
9 Tobacco use 203
10 Problem drinking 225
11 Illicit drug use and prescription drug abuse 245
12 HIV/AIDS 273
13 Coexisting disorders 293
14 Classical counseling models 319
15 Cognitive-behavioral models 337
16 Assessment, diagnosis, and treatment planning 357
17 Case management 381
18 Crisis management 401
19 Addiction recovery tools 425
20 Drug treatment and aftercare programs 447
21 Drug abuse prevention : tools and programs 467
22 Harm reduction tools and programs 487
23 Disclosure dilemmas : legal compliance for counselors 511
24 Professional ethics 535
25 Professional development 557
26 Professional examinations in alcohol and other drug abuse counseling 577
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