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Clinical textbook of addictive disorders

Clinical textbook of addictive disorders

Author: Richard J Frances; Sheldon I Miller; Avram H Mack
Publisher: New York : Guilford Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed., pbk. edView all editions and formats
Now in a revised and expanded third edition, this authoritative clinical reference and text presents state-of-the-science knowledge about all aspects of addictive disorders and their treatment. Leading researchers and practitioners describe best practices in assessment and diagnosis and provide the latest information on working with users of specific substances ... Divided into five parts, the book begins by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard J Frances; Sheldon I Miller; Avram H Mack
ISBN: 9781609182052 1609182057
OCLC Number: 676727188
Description: xix, 684 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. I. Foundations of addiction --
1. The neurobiology of substance dependence : implications for treatment / Thomas R. Kosten, Tony P. George, Herbert D. Kleber --
2. Historical and social context of psychoactive substance use disorders / Joseph Westermeyer --
pt. II. Assessment of addiction --
3. Psychological evaluation of substance use disorder in adolescents and adults / Ralph E. Tarter --
4. Laboratory testing for substances of abuse / David A. Baron, D. Andrew Baron, Steven H. Baron --
pt. III. Substances of abuse --
5. Alcohol / Edgar P. Nace --
6. Tobacco / Norman Hymowitz --
7. Opioids / Stephen L. Dilts, Jr., Stephen L. Dilts --
8. Marijuana, hallucinogens, and club drugs / David McDowell --
9. Cocaine and stimulants / Michelle C. Acosta, Deborah L. Haller, Sidney H. Schnoll --
10. Sedatives/hypnotics and benzodiazepines / Robert L. DuPont, Caroline M. DuPont --
pt. IV. Special populations --
11. Polysubstance use, abuse, and dependence / Richard N. Rosenthal, Petros Levounis --
12. Co-occurring substance use disorders and other psychiatric disorders / Alisa B. Busch, Roger D. Weiss, Lisa M. Najavits --
13. Pathological gambling and other "behavioral" addictions / Jon E. Grant, Marc N. Potenza --
14. Substance abuse in minority populations / John Franklin, Marylinn Markarian --
15. Addictions in the workplace / Avram H. Mack, Jeffrey P. Kahn, and Richard J. Frances --
16. Addiction and the law / Avram H. Mack, Richard J. Frances, Sheldon I. Miller --
17. Pain and addiction / Russell K. Portenoy, David Lussier, Kenneth L. Kirsh, Steven D. Passik --
18. Alcoholism and substance abuse in older adults / Sheldon Zimberg --
19. HIV/AIDS and substance use disorders / Cheryl Ann Kennedy, James M. Hill, Steven J. Schleifer --
20. Addictive disorders in women / Sheila B. Blume, Monica L. Zilberman --
pt. V. Treatments for addictions --
21. Individual psychodynamic psychotherapy / Lance M. Dodes, Edward J. Khantzian --
22. Cognitive therapy / Judith S. Beck, Bruce S. Liese, Lisa M. Najavits --
23. Group therapy, self-help groups, and network therapy / Marc Galanter, Francis Hayden, Ricardo Castañeda, Hugo Franco --
24. Family-based treatment : stages and outcomes / M. Duncan Stanton, Anthony W. Heath --
25. Treating adolescent substance abuse / Yifrah Kaminer, Oscar G. Bukstein --
26. Psychopharmacological treatments / Elinore F. McCance-Katz, Thomas R. Kosten --
27. Dialectical behavior therapy for individuals with borderline personality disorder and substance use disorders / M. Zachary Rosenthal, Thomas R. Lynch, Marsha M. Linehan --
28. Matching and differential therapies : providing substance abusers with appropriate treatment / Kathleen M. Carroll.
Responsibility: edited by Richard J. Frances, Sheldon I. Miller, Avram H. Mack.


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