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Author: Jean Kinney
Publisher: New York, NY : McGraw-Hill Education, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Eleventh editionView all editions and formats
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"Accessible and comprehensive, Loosening the Grip remains an authoritative source for information about alcohol use and the problems associated with it, while also addressing the relationship between alcohol use and other drug use. This text presents the physical and psychological effects of alcohol alongside the impact of alcohol use on family and society. Special attention is given to addressing the range of  Read more...
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All Authors / Contributors: Jean Kinney
ISBN: 9780078028557 0078028558
OCLC Number: 866766849
Description: xxiii, 675 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Alcohol --
Once Upon a Time ... --
Fermentation and Discovery of Distillation --
Alcohol Use in America --
Why Bother? --
Theories to Explain Alcohol Use --
Myths --
Alcohol Problems: The Fly in the Ointment --
Problems as Sin or Moral Failing --
Problems as a Legal Issue --
America's Response to Alcohol Problems --
A Different Perspective --
History of Alcohol Treatment --
Public Policy --
Alcohol Beverage Industry --
Advertising---The Basics --
Targeting Underage Youth --
Targeting Women and Minority Groups --
Targeting Developing Countries --
Alcohol and the Media --
Other Drug Use --
Tobacco --
Marijuana --
Points for Reflection --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 2 Alcohol and Its Costs --
Who Drinks What, When, and Where --
Drinking Patterns --
Alcohol Problems --
Alcohol Use Disorders --
Economic Costs Versus Economic Benefits --
Personal Costs --
Drugs Other Than Alcohol --
References and Further Readings. Contents note continued: ch. 3 Alcohol and the Body --
Ingestion and Absorption --
Blood Alcohol Concentration --
Breakdown and Removal --
Alcohol's Acute Effects on the Body --
Digestive System --
Circulatory System --
Kidneys --
Liver --
Central Nervous System --
Acute Overdose and Toxicity --
Differences in Women --
Tolerance --
Alcohol as an Anesthetic --
Other Types of Alcohol --
The Influence of Expectations --
Advice for the Moderate Drinker --
Contraindications to Moderate Use --
Alcohol-Drug Interactions --
Problems Associated with Drinking and Intoxication --
Alcohol Use and Exercise --
Drug-Alcohol Comparisons --
Route of Administration --
By-Products of Metabolism --
Actions in the Brain --
In Conclusion --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 4 Alcohol Use Disorders --
Definitions --
Early Definitions of Alcoholism --
Toward Uniformity in Terminology --
A Disease? --
Implications of Disease Classification --
Criticisms of the Disease Concept --
Natural History. Contents note continued: Jellinek's Phases of Alcoholism --
Natural History of Alcoholism --
Types of Alcoholism --
Current Thinking --
Guides for Diagnosis --
National Council on Alcoholism Criteria --
Diagnostic Criteria of the American Psychiatric Association --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 5 Etiology of Alcohol Use Disorders --
Public Health Model --
The Agent --
The Host---Genetic Factors --
Nature and Nurture --
Twin and Adoption Studies --
Half-Sibling Studies --
Studies of Non-alcoholic Blood Relatives --
Genetic Markers --
familial Versus Non-familial Alcohol Dependence: So What? --
The Host-Personality and Psychological Makeup --
Psychological Needs --
Early Psychological Approaches --
Current Thinking --
The Environment---Sociological Factors --
Cultural Differences --
Cultural Orientation --
Cultures in Flux --
Drinking Styles and Alcohol --
Problems --
influence of Cultural Subgroups --
Legal Sanctions and Approaches --
Cross-Cultural Comparisons. Contents note continued: Cultural Influences on Recovery --
Views in the Twenty-First Century --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 6 Medical Complications --
Visible Signs and Symptoms of Chronic Heavy Drinking --
Gastrointestinal System --
Irritation, Bleeding and Malabsorption --
Pancreatitis --
Gallbladder Disease --
Liver Disease --
Gastrointestinal Cancers --
Hematological System --
Red Blood Cells --
White Blood Cells --
Platelets --
Clotting Factors and DIC --
Immune System --
Cardiovascular System --
Genitourinary System --
Urinary Tract --
Reproductive System and Pregnancy --
Respiratory System --
Endocrine System --
Cancer --
Skin --
Skeletal System --
Nervous System --
Dependence, Tolerance, Craving and Withdrawal --
Alcohol Idiosyncratic Intoxication --
Organic Brain Disease --
Nerve and Muscle Tissue Damage --
Subdural Hematomas --
Miscellaneous CNS Disturbances --
Neuropsychological Impairment --
Miscellaneous Effects --
Sleep and Sleep Disturbances. Contents note continued: Sleep Disturbances --
Insomnia --
Alcohol's Effects on Sleep --
Blackouts and Memory --
Description --
Alcohol's Effects on Memory --
Possible Causes --
Withdrawal Syndromes --
Hyperarousal --
Alcoholic Hallucinosis --
Convulsive Seizures --
Delirium Tremens --
Late Withdrawal Phenomenon --
Some Cautions --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 7 The Behavior of Dependence --
A Behavioral Composite --
How, If Not Why? --
Deteriorating Functioning --
Family and Friends --
Work --
Other Drugs of Abuse --
Adolescent Substance Use --
A Final Thought --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 8 Effects of Alcohol Problems v on the Family --
The Family's Response --
As a Process --
As a Disruption in the Family System --
Children in the Family --
Prenatal Influences --
Children in the Home --
Adult Children --
Current Themes --
Genetic Vulnerability --
Alcohol Dependence in Other Family Members --
Other Substance Use and Its Impact on the Family. Contents note continued: Casualties of the War on Drugs --
Families in Their Communities --
Secondhand Drug Use --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 9 Evaluation and Treatment Overview --
A Perspective On Treatment --
Problems of Use --
Chronic Disease Framework --
Clinical Implications --
Screening and Evaluation --
laboratory Tests --
Screening Instruments --
Web-Based Screening --
Brief Interventions --
When Screening Is Positive --
Identifying Situations Requiring Medical Attention --
Making a Referral --
Engaging the Patient --
Substance Use History --
Evaluation in a Substance Abuse Treatment Setting --
Treatment Planning and Treatment Settings --
Treatment of Alcohol Incidents and Alcohol Use Disorders --
Harm Reduction --
Alcohol Incidents --
Alcohol Use Disorder --
Alcohol Use Disorder, Severe --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 10 Treatment Techniques and Approaches --
Individual Counseling --
Observation --
Feedback --
Education --
Self-Disclosure. Contents note continued: Possible Mis-steps --
Problem Identification and Problem Solving --
The Therapeutic Relationship --
Evidence-based Treatment --
Case Management and Administrative Tasks --
Group Work --
Group as Therapy --
Types of Groups --
Group Functions --
Working With Families --
Family Members Touched by Another's Alcohol Use --
Family Interventions --
Family Involvement in Alcohol Treatment --
Family Issues --
Self-Help for Families --
Self-Help --
Alcoholics Anonymous --
Non-Twelve-Step Programs --
Which Self-Help Approach? --
Psychosocial Therapies --
Thinking About Different Therapies --
Therapies Used in Substance Abuse Treatment --
Targeted Therapies --
Other Approaches --
New Media --
Spiritual Counseling --
Meditation --
Activities Therapy --
Pharmacotherapy --
Disulfiram (Antabuse) --
Anti-Craving Agents --
Treatment Matching --
Project MATCH --
Combine Study --
Looking Ahead --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 11 Special Populations --
Adolescents. Contents note continued: Physical Changes and Developmental Issues --
Alcohol and Other Drug Use --
Associated Problems --
Working with Adolescents --
Guidelines for the General Clinician --
Treatment --
Nicotine: The Elephant in the Room --
College Students --
Patterns of Alcohol and Other Drug Use --
Problems Associated with Substance Use --
Students at Risk --
Student Athletes: A Special Case --
Perceived Benefits of Drinking --
Natural History of Collegians' Alcohol Use --
Environmental Risk Factors --
Campus Initiatives to Reduce Risk --
Impetus to Institutional Action --
Impediments to Campus Programs --
Campus Initiatives --
Intervention and Treatment --
Closing Thoughts --
The Elderly --
Stresses of Aging --
Patterns of Alcohol and Other Drug Use --
Alcohol Use and Health Status --
Alcohol Problems --
Working with the Elderly --
Women --
Gender Differences --
Differences Among Women --
Natural History of Alcohol and Other Drug Problems --
Assessment and Treatment. Contents note continued: The Workplace --
Some Basic Statistics --
Drug Use and the Workplace --
High-Risk Factors --
The Workplace Response --
Workplace Interventions --
Implications for Treatment --
Other Special Populations --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 12 Other Psychiatric Considerations --
Suicide Evaluation and Prevention --
Statistics and High-Risk Factors --
How to Ask About Suicide --
Responding to Suicidal Patients --
Mental Status Examination --
Major Categories of Co-Occurring Psychiatric Illness --
Mood Disorders --
Disorders Involving Psychosis --
Anxiety Disorders --
Personality Disorders --
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder --
Psychiatric Disorders Due to a General Medical Condition --
Drug Problems in Combination with Alcohol Disorders --
Behavioral Addictions --
Clinical Considerations --
Homelessness, Alcohol Use, and Chronic Mental Illness --
Psychotropic Medications --
Antipsychotic Medications --
Antidepressant Medications. Contents note continued: Mood Stabilizers --
Anti-Anxiety Agents --
Anti-Insomnia Agents --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 13 Drugs of Abuse Other Than Alcohol --
Drug Use Patterns --
Demographic Factors --
Social Costs --
The Conundrum: Mythical Numbers --
Crime and Incarceration --
Health Problems --
Public Perceptions and Public Policies --
Legal Status --
Early Control Efforts --
Is It Time to Rethink Prohibition as a Drug Policy? --
Sources of Drugs --
Plants: Poppies, Coca, and Cannabis Sativa --
Illicit Drug Labs --
Prescription Drugs --
Reducing Drug Diversion --
Basic Pharmacological Concepts --
Withdrawal --
Abuse Potential --
Problems --
Classification Schemas for Drugs of Abuse --
Licit Versus Illicit --
DEA Schedule --
Pharmacological Effects --
Major Classes of Commonly Abused Drugs --
Nicotine --
Opiates --
Sedative-Hypnotics (Central Nervous System Depressants) --
Stimulants --
Hallucinogens and Dissociatives --
Cannabinoids --
Inhalants. Contents note continued: Anabolic Androgenic Steroids --
Other Performance-Enhancing Drugs --
Caffeine --
Other Psychoactive Drugs Used Worldwide --
Clinical Issues --
Assessment --
DSM-5 Criteria for Diagnosis of Substance Use Disorders --
Treatment Goals --
Harm Reduction --
Pharmacological Treatment --
Drug Replacement --
Anti-craving Drugs --
Blocking Agents --
Looking Ahead: Vaccines --
Pregnancy and the Use of Drugs Other Than Alcohol --
Epidemiology --
Opiate-Exposed Infants --
Buprenorphine Versus Methadone Use in Pregnancy --
Cocaine-Exposed Infants --
Policy and Legal Issues --
International Comparisons --
Looking Ahead --
References and Further Readings --
ch. 14 Odds 'n Ends --
Beyond Counseling --
Educational Activities --
Training Others --
Prevention --
The Real World --
Being a Professional Colleague --
Selecting a Professional Position --
Being a Professional --
Certification and Licensure --
Snapshot of the Workforce --
Ethics --
Basic Principles. Contents note continued: Ethical Concerns --
Demands on the Profession --
Clinicians in Recovery --
Clinician Impairment and Relapse --
References and Further Readings.
Responsibility: Jean Kinney, MSW, lecturer, Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College ; illustrations by Stuart A. Copans, MD.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/1147248#Topic\/alcoholism_therapy<\/a>> # Alcoholism--therapy<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alcoholism--therapy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2007100976<\/a>> # Alcoholism--Treatment--United States<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alcoholism--Treatment--United States<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008117575<\/a>> # Alcoholism--United States<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alcoholism--United States<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204155<\/a>> # United States.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"United States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/804461<\/a>> # Alcoholism<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alcoholism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/804565<\/a>> # Alcoholism--Treatment<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alcoholism--Treatment<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/112336872<\/a>> # Jean Kinney<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1943<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Kinney<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Jean<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Jean Kinney<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780078028557<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0078028558<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780078028557<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>