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Addicted? : recognizing destructive behavior before it's too late

Author: Marilyn Freimuth
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield : Distributed by National Book Network, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides guidance to allow the reader to identify signs of addiction in order to begin to seek help, and covers substance addictions, gambling, sex, internet, shopping, exercise, and others; and includes case studies, worksheets, and other tools to aid the reader.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Freimuth
ISBN: 9780742560253 0742560252
OCLC Number: 183258453
Description: vi, 287 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. I. Getting to know addiction --
1. The problem : recognizing addiction when it's too late --
2. The new look of addiction --
3. The making of an addiction --
4. The continuum : early to late stage addiction --
5. Addiction's many masks --
6. Addiction's self-disguises --
7. Subtle signs of addiction --
pt. II. Unmasking addiction --
8. Unmasking substance addictions --
9. Adolescent substance use : experimentation or addiction? --
10. The unseen faces of addiction : older adults and women --
11. Gambling addiction --
12. Computer addiction --
13. Sex and cybersex addictions --
14. Buying addiction --
15. Exercise addiction --
pt. III. Getting help for an addiction --
16. Unmasking addiction and preparing for change --
17. Impediments to effective helping --
Appendix I. An overview of addiction-induced psychological and physical changes --
Appendix II. Common addictive substances.
Other Titles: Recognizing destructive behavior before it's too late
Responsibility: Marilyn Freimuth.
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Provides guidance to allow the reader to identify signs of addiction in order to begin to seek help, and covers substance addictions, gambling, sex, internet, shopping, exercise, and others; and includes case studies, worksheets, and other tools to aid the reader.

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Despite all the suffering it causes, addiction often remains unrecognized and misunderstood. In her new book, Addicted?" Dr. Freimuth provides a clinically wise approach to figuring out whether you Read more...

 
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