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Addiction treatment : a strengths perspective

Author: Katherine S Van Wormer; Diane Rae Davis
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Thomson Higher Education, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Covers the biological, psychological, and social aspects of alcoholism, eating disorders, compulsive gambling, and other addictions. This title includes topics such as the case against so-called  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine S Van Wormer; Diane Rae Davis
ISBN: 9780495090823 0495090824
OCLC Number: 144220893
Description: xxi, 570 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1: INTRODUCTION. 1. The Nature of Addiction. 2. Historical Perspectives. 3. Strengths-Based Helping Strategies. Part 2: THE BIOLOGY OF ADDICTION. 4. Substance Misuse, Dependence, and the Body. 5. Interventions Related to Biology. Part 3: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ADDICTION. 6. Addiction Across the Life Span. 7. Eating Disorders, Gambling, Shopping, and Other Behavioral Addictions. 8. Substance Misuse with a Coexisting Disorder or Disability. Part 4: SOCIAL ASPECTS OF ADDICTION. 9. Family Risks and Resiliencies. 10. Racial, Ethnic, and Cultural Issues. 11. Gender and Sexual Orientation Differences. 12. Mutual-Help Groups: A Strengths Perspective. 13. Public Policy.
Responsibility: Katherine van Wormer, Diane Rae Davis.

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