Substance Use among Women: A Reference and Resource Guide / Edition 1

Substance Use among Women: A Reference and Resource Guide / Edition 1

by Louis A. Pagliaro, Anne Marie Pagliaro, Pagliaro Louis
     
 

ISBN-10: 1583910352

ISBN-13: 9781583910351

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583910351
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figuresxi
List of Tablesxiii
Acknowledgmentsxv
Prefacexvii
I.Introduction
Chapter 1An Overview of Substance Use Among Women3
The Mega Interactive Model of Substance Use Among Women6
The Substance Dimension10
Treatment24
Conclusion26
Chapter 2Explaining Substance Use Among Women28
Why Women Use Alcohol and Other Substances of Abuse28
Conclusion58
II.Developmental Considerations
Chapter 3Substance Use During Pregnancy and Lactation: Effects on the Developing Fetus, Neonate, and Infant65
Substance Use During Pregnancy65
Maternal Substance Use66
Maternal Substance Use and Teratogenesis68
Substance Use and Breast Feeding80
Conclusion81
Chapter 4Effects of Maternal Substance Use on Mothering and Child Rearing87
Mother-Infant Dyads87
Issues of Separation, Loss, and Abandonment88
Physical Abuse and Neglect89
Concerns for the School-Aged Child93
Consequences for the Next Generation of Mothers94
Conclusion94
Chapter 5Substance Use Among Elderly Women: Effects on Healthy Aging97
Identifying Problematic Patterns of Substance Use Among Elderly Women97
Problematic Patterns of Substance Use Among Elderly Women102
Treating Problematic Patterns of Substance Use Among Elderly Women109
The Mega Interactive Model of Substance Use Among Elderly Women110
Conclusion119
III.Social Considerations
Chapter 6Women as Victims of Substance Use Related Violence123
Accidents and Acts of Violence123
Suicide128
Conclusion130
Chapter 7Women as Perpetrators of Substance Use Related Violence133
Substance Use and Crime133
Substance Use and Commerce- and Pharmacopsychologic-Related Crime138
Examples of Substance Use Related Violence Perpetrated by Women142
Conclusion145
Chapter 8Women, Substance Use, HIV Infection, and AIDS149
HIV/AIDS Incidence Among Women151
Intravenous Drug Use and AIDS151
Sex for Drugs155
Conclusion157
IV.Clinical Considerations
Chapter 9Assessing and Diagnosing Substance Use Disorders Among Women165
Psychometric Instruments167
Conclusion180
Chapter 10Dual Diagnoses Among Women182
Substance Use and Mood Disorders185
Substance Use and Anxiety Disorders186
Substance Use and Psychotic Disorders187
Substance Use and Personality Disorders187
Substance Use and Sexual or Gender Identity Disorders187
Treatment188
Conclusion189
Chapter 11Preventing and Treating Substance Use Disorders Among Women191
Primary Prevention192
Secondary Prevention194
Tertiary Prevention194
Relapse210
Conclusion210
V.Resources and References
Appendix IAbbreviations and Symbols Used in the Text219
Appendix IISubstances of Abuse: Generic, Trade, and Common Names222
Appendix IIIDirectory of Major North American Substance Use Treatment Centers, Referral Agencies, and Related Information Sources for Women238
References287
Index335

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