Some Assembly Required: A Balanced Approach to Recovery from Addiction and Chronic Pain [NOOK Book]

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An intriguing story that addresses the twin challenges of addiction and chronic pain and presents a model for successful recovery from both of these serious, life-altering conditions. The author grounds his story in psychological theory along with the principles of twelve-step philosophy and spirituality as he moves from intellectualized awareness to a deep emotional and mindful practices connection in recovery.

Dan Mager, MSW, is a writer and ...

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Some Assembly Required: A Balanced Approach to Recovery from Addiction and Chronic Pain

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Overview

An intriguing story that addresses the twin challenges of addiction and chronic pain and presents a model for successful recovery from both of these serious, life-altering conditions. The author grounds his story in psychological theory along with the principles of twelve-step philosophy and spirituality as he moves from intellectualized awareness to a deep emotional and mindful practices connection in recovery.

Dan Mager, MSW, is a writer and editor in long-term recovery.


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Editorial Reviews

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"An exceptional find! This is a must read for anyone, personally or professionally, who wants to understand addiction, living with addiction and chronic pain, and recovery." &#8212 Claudia Black, PhD, MSW,
Author of It Will Never Happen to Me and co-author of Intimate Treason
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781937612269
  • Publisher: Central Recovery Press, LLC
  • Publication date: 5/14/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 280
  • Sales rank: 1,334,715
  • File size: 620 KB

Meet the Author

Dan Mager: Dan Mager, MSW is a writer and editor in long-term recovery. He has nearly twenty years of post-Master's experience as a psychotherapist, clinical supervisor, and clinical director in behavioral health and addiction treatment settings, including community-based outpatient services, residential treatment centers, and hospital-based programs. He received his MSW from Hunter College (City University of New York), School of Social Work and is a Certified Diplomate in Clinical Hypnotherapy (NBDCH) with the National Board for Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists (NBCCH).

A native of Oyster Bay, New York, he now lives in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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