Understanding Substance Addictions: Assessment and Intervention / Edition 1

Understanding Substance Addictions: Assessment and Intervention / Edition 1

by Sophia F. Dziegielewski
     
 

ISBN-10: 0925065412

ISBN-13: 9780925065414

Pub. Date: 01/30/2005

Publisher: Lyceum Books, Incorporated

Dziegielewski (social work, University of Cincinnati) reviews what is known about common addictive substances and explains why this background is essential for effective social work practice. Following introductory chapters on diagnosis and practice strategy based on behaviorally managed care principles, a practice intervention method and a case study are presented…  See more details below

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Dziegielewski (social work, University of Cincinnati) reviews what is known about common addictive substances and explains why this background is essential for effective social work practice. Following introductory chapters on diagnosis and practice strategy based on behaviorally managed care principles, a practice intervention method and a case study are presented for each substance. Emphasis is placed on careful use of the DSM-IV-TR and on avoiding its misuse with regard to addictive disorders. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780925065414
Publisher:
Lyceum Books, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/30/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300

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