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|1||The role of the mental health professional in prevention and treatment||1|
|2||Classification of drugs||13|
|3||Models of addiction||37|
|4||Culturally and ethnically diverse groups||54|
|5||Assessment and diagnosis||83|
|6||Client engagement and brief interventions||108|
|7||Treatment of AOD problems||121|
|8||Relapse prevention and recovery||154|
|9||Twelve-step and other types of support groups||173|
|11||Children, adult children, and codependency||217|
|13||Gambling and other addictions||270|
|15||Confidentiality and ethical issues||321|