Handbook on Drug Abuse Prevention: A Comprehensive Strategy to Prevent the Abuse of Alcohol and Other Drugs / Edition 1

Handbook on Drug Abuse Prevention: A Comprehensive Strategy to Prevent the Abuse of Alcohol and Other Drugs / Edition 1

by Robert Holman Coombs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0133775577

ISBN-13: 9780133775570

Pub. Date: 02/13/1995

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

*HA13, Handbook on Drug Abuse Prevention: A Comprehensive Strategy to Prevent the Abuse of Alcohol and Other Drugs, Robert H. Coombs(UCLA School of Medicine), Douglas M. Ziedonis(Yale University School of Medicine), 37755-6, 608 pp., 7 x 9 1/4, 0-133-77557-7, casebound, 1995, $20.00nk, January*/This hard-hitting handbook addressing substance abuse is comprised of…  See more details below

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*HA13, Handbook on Drug Abuse Prevention: A Comprehensive Strategy to Prevent the Abuse of Alcohol and Other Drugs, Robert H. Coombs(UCLA School of Medicine), Douglas M. Ziedonis(Yale University School of Medicine), 37755-6, 608 pp., 7 x 9 1/4, 0-133-77557-7, casebound, 1995, $20.00nk, January*/This hard-hitting handbook addressing substance abuse is comprised of chapters written by a variety of leading experts in the drug prevention/treatment field. This volume specifies proven and effective techniques, critiques ineffective and counterproductive approaches, and proposes options for retaliation against the on-going war.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133775570
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
02/13/1995
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
7.27(w) x 9.61(h) x 1.03(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword, Mathea Falco.

Preface, Robert H. Coombs and Douglas M. Ziedonis.

I. INTRODUCTION.

1. Prevention: The (Lauded) Orphan of Drug Policy, John Haaga & Peter H. Reuter.

2. Principles of Prevention, Gilbert J. Botvin.

II. SYSTEMS-ORIENTED PREVENTION STRATEGIES AND PROGRAMS.

3. Law Enforcement and Regulatory Agencies, Roger L. Conner & Patrick Burns.

4. Local Government & Community Organization, Mary Ann Pentz.

5. Schools, Phyllis L. Ellickson.

6. Health Care Providers, J. Thomas Ungerleider, Naomi J. Siegel & Bernard Virshup.

7. Employers, Paul M. Roman & Terry C. Blum.

8. Religious Organizations, Stephen J. Bahr & Ricky D. Hawks.

9. Voluntary Organizations, Sue Rusche.

10. Sports Organizations, Gary I. Wadler & Eric D. Zemper.

11. Advertising Industry, Roger G. Pisani.

12. -Mass Media, Thomas E. Backer.

III. CLIENT-ORIENTED PREVENTION STRATEGIES AND PROGRAMS.

13. College Students, Lewis D. Eigen.

14. Helping Professionals, Robert H. Coombs & Bernard Virshup.

15. Children and Adolescents, Christoph M. Heinicke & Shirah Vollmer.

16. Pregnant Women and Their Newborns, Judy Howard.

17. Offspring of Alcoholics and Other Addicts, Timmen Lee Cermak & Walter Beckman.

18. Ethnic Minorities, Joseph E. Trimble.

19. Inner City Youth,Amado M. Padilla, David Duran, & Wade W. Nobles.

20. The Elderly, Meyer D. Glantz & Zili Sloboda.

21. Psychiatric Patients, Douglas M. Ziedonis.

IV. CONTROVERSIAL PREVENTION ISSUES.

22. Drug Testing, Deborah L. Ackerman.

23. User Accountability, John R. Hepburn.

24. Legalizing/Decriminalizing Drug Use, Richard S. Sandor.

Epilogue, Herbert D. Kleber.

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