Addictions: Concepts and Strategies for Treatment

Addictions: Concepts and Strategies for Treatment

by Judith A. Lewis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0834205637

ISBN-13: 9780834205635

Pub. Date: 06/01/1994

Publisher: PRO-ED, Incorporated

This unique new resource explores the views of dozens of leading exper ts in the addictions field. It combines current theory and innovative practice for treating and preventing a broad spectrum of addictive beh aviors, including alcohol abuse, drug abuse, tobacco abuse, eating dis orders and gambling. Using a family-centered approach, Addictions offe rs in-depth

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This unique new resource explores the views of dozens of leading exper ts in the addictions field. It combines current theory and innovative practice for treating and preventing a broad spectrum of addictive beh aviors, including alcohol abuse, drug abuse, tobacco abuse, eating dis orders and gambling. Using a family-centered approach, Addictions offe rs in-depth coverage of exciting new ideas and strategies currently be ing used in practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834205635
Publisher:
PRO-ED, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/01/1994
Pages:
393
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Introduction
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1The Addictive Process3
Ch. 2Contextual Issues in Addiction11
Ch. 3Reviewing the Primary Prevention of Substance Abuse: Elements in Successful Approaches23
Ch. 4Issues of Gender and Culture in Substance Abuse Treatment37
Ch. 5Treating People with Alcohol Problems47
Ch. 6Drug Abuse Treatment: Approaches and Effectiveness59
Ch. 7Helping People Control Their Weight: Research and Practice83
Ch. 8Helping People with Eating Disorders: Research and Practice99
Ch. 9Multimodal Treatment for Smoking Cessation113
Ch. 10Diagnosis and Treatment of Pathological Gambling123
Ch. 11Maintaining Change in Addictive Behaviors143
Ch. 12The Pharmacology of Alcohol Use163
Ch. 13The Pharmacology of Abused Drugs181
Ch. 14How Nicotine Works193
Ch. 15Family Therapy and Addictions211
Ch. 16The "Taking Charge" Model of Recovery for Addictive Families233
Ch. 17Couple-Focused Therapy for Substance-Abusing Women253
Ch. 18The Use of Denial and Its Gender Implications in Alcoholic Marriages263
Ch. 19Adult Children of Addicted Parents: Family Counseling Strategies277
Ch. 20The CAST: Penetrating Wet Systems289
Ch. 21Approaches to Case Management with Substance-Abusing Populations
Ch. 22Substance-Abuse Counseling: A Developmental Approach321
Ch. 23Oxford House: Community Living Is Community Healing
Ch. 24Working with Substance-Abusing Adolescents through Project Adventure339
Ch. 25Adolescents, Self-Esteem, and Substance Use349
Ch. 26The D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program359
Ch. 27Entry of Women of Diverse Backgrounds Into Alcoholism Treatment365
Recent Books about Treatment377
Recent Books about Families and Addictions382
Recent Books about Meeting the Needs of Specific Populations384
Recent Books about Prevention386
Recent Books about Pharmacology and Addiction387
Index389

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