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A-Z of substance misuse & drug addiction

Author: Neil P McKeganey
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Series: Professional keywords series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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If you are looking for an incisive and highly readable account of current research and debates in the field of drugs and substance misuse, then this is the book for you. Written by a leading researcher and commentator, the A-Z of Substance Misuse and Drug Addiction succinctly encapsulates the key ideas in policy and practice which dominate the addictions field. Expertly organised into just over 70 entries, the book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
Terminology
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil P McKeganey
ISBN: 9780230314207 0230314201
OCLC Number: 868996459
Description: xi, 232 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1. Addiction.- 2. Alcohol.- 3. Brief Interventions.- 4. Cannabis.- 5. Celebrity Drug Use.- 6. Chronic Relapsing Condition.- 7. Classification of Drugs.- 8. Community Sentences.- 9. Contingency Management.- 10. Contraception.- 11. Corruption.- 12. Crime.- 13. Death.- 14. Decriminalisation.- 15. Doctors.- 16. Driving and Drugs.- 17. Dual Diagnosis.- 18. Education.- 19. Employment.- 20. Enforcement.- 21. European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.- 22. Evidence.- 23. Family.- 24. Gateway Thesis.- 25. Harm Reduction.- 26. Hepatitis C.- 27. Heroin.- 28. HIV.- 29. Identity.- 30. Injecting.- 31. International Treaties.- 32. Learning to Become a Marihuana User.- 33. Legal Highs.- 34. Legislation.- 35. Maturing Out.- 36. Media.- 37. Methadone.- 38. Morality.- 39. Motivational Interviewing.- 40. Naloxone.- 41. Normalization.- 42. Overdose.- 43. Parental Drug Use.- 44. Police.- 45. Politics.- 46. Prescribing.- 47. Prevalence.- 48. Prevention.- 49. Prison.- 50. Project Match.- 51. Prostitution.- 52. Rapid Assessment.- 53. Recovery.- 54. Rehabilitation.- 55. Relapse.- 56. Religion.- 57. Research.- 58. Residential rehabilitation.- 59. Risk Factors.- 60. Safe Injecting Centres.- 61. Set and Setting.- 62. Spontaneous Remission.- 63. Stages of Change.- 64. Stigma.- 65. Strategies, drug.- 66. Suicide.- 67. Testing.- 68. Therapeutic Communities.- 69. Tobacco.- 70. Treatment.- 71. Twelve Step Programmes.- 72. UKATT.- 73. User Organizations.- 74. Zero Tolerance.
Series Title: Professional keywords series.
Other Titles: A-Z of substance misuse and drug addiction
Substance misuse & drug addiction
Substance misuse and drug addiction
Responsibility: Neil McKeganey.
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