Gender and Addictions: Men and Women in Treatment / Edition 1

Gender and Addictions: Men and Women in Treatment / Edition 1

by S. L.A. Straussner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0765700700

ISBN-13: 9780765700704

Pub. Date: 10/01/1997

Publisher: Aronson, Jason Inc.

The idea that men too are a 'gender,' and that their addiction patterns and treatment needs must be reexamined in the light of postfeminist and men's movement consciousness as well as the rapid recent growth of scientific knowledge, is only now beginning to be explored.  See more details below

Overview

The idea that men too are a 'gender,' and that their addiction patterns and treatment needs must be reexamined in the light of postfeminist and men's movement consciousness as well as the rapid recent growth of scientific knowledge, is only now beginning to be explored.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765700704
Publisher:
Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Series:
Lsaat Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments
Pt. IOverview of Gender Issues in Addiction Treatment1
1Gender and Substance Abuse3
Pt. IIWomen's Issues in Addiction Treatment29
2Applying Relational Theory to Addiction Treatment31
3Codependency Issues of Substance-Abusing Women47
4Women, Addiction, and Sexuality71
5Substance-Abusing Women and Sexual Abuse97
6Parenting Issues for Substance-Abusing Women123
7High-Achieving Women: Issues in Addiction and Recovery151
8Lesbian Women and Substance Abuse167
9The Impact of AIDS on the Lives of Women197
10Women with Depression and Substance Abuse Problems223
11Substance-Abusing Women and Eating Disorders243
12Overcoming Sexism in AA: How Women Cope263
Pt. IIIMen's Issues in Addiction Treatment283
13Psychodynamic Perspectives on Substance-Abusing Men285
14Incorporating Men's Values into Substance Abuse Treatment311
15Alcoholic Fathers and Substance-Abusing Sons333
16Sexual Dependence among Recovering Substance-Abusing Men359
17Recovery Issues of Substance-Abusing Gay Men385
18Substance-Abusing Male Executives411
19Assessment and Treatment of Male Substance Abusers with Learning Disabilities and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder427
20Hispanic Substance-Abusing Men and Machismo451
21Men and Gambling469
Index493

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