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  • Nicotine Addiction Among Adolescents

    1st Edition

    By Eric F Wagner

    Catch up with current theories on a major public health menace! Adolescent smoking has increasingly become a concern as a public health issue, yet the theoretical and empirical literature in the area remains skimpy. Nicotine Addiction Among Adolescents furnishes researchers and medical…

    Paperback – 2000-06-15

  • Macho Love

    Sex Behind Bars in Central America, 1st Edition

    By Jacobo Schifter

    Macho Love: Sex Behind Bars in Central America is the first in-depth study of sexual culture and AIDS in Latin prisons. Psychologists, social workers, criminologists, and AIDS specialists will discover how the interplay of sexual ideals, prostitution, manipulation, resistance, and power…

    Paperback – 1999-08-25

  • Employee Assistance Services in the New South Africa

    1st Edition

    By R Paul Maiden

    Employee Assistance Services in the New South Africa discusses the immense changes in employee assistance programs (EAP) in South Africa since the end of Apartheid in the early 1990s. EAP professionals and social workers will gain insight into the challenges of developing new programs in South…

    Hardback – 1999-03-08

  • Women and Substance Abuse

    Gender Transparency, 1st Edition

    By Harry K Wexler, Sally J Stevens

    In Women and Substance Abuse: Gender Transparency you’ll see what can be done to aid women in some of the world’s hardest hit substance abuse hubs, including Rio De Janeiro, Brazil; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and New Haven, Connecticut. Filled with timely research and practical solutions, this…

    Paperback – 1998-07-16

  • HIV/AIDS and the Drug Culture

    Shattered Lives, 1st Edition

    By Joan Gormley, Elizabeth Hagan

    In this startling new collection of case studies entitled HIV/AIDS and the Drug Culture: Shattered Lives, you’ll take an eye-opening and informative look at the lifestyle and culture of the HIV/AIDS intravenous drug users (IVDUs). You’ll see how health care providers and caregivers can update their…

    Paperback – 1998-05-18

  • Addiction Intervention

    Strategies to Motivate Treatment-Seeking Behavior, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Carruth, Deborah G Wright, Robert K White

    Addiction Intervention: Strategies to Motivate Treatment-Seeking Behavior shows you how to use the tools of intervention--the words, the steps, and the strategies--to be a change agent in the lives of individuals with alcohol and drug addictions. It is full of effective strategies and case studies…

    Paperback – 1998-03-27

  • Women, Drug Use, and HIV Infection

    1st Edition

    By Sally J Stevens, Stephanie Tortu, Susan L Coyle

    In Women, Drug Use, and HIV Infection, you’ll see why AIDS is the fourth leading cause of death among women of childbearing age, and you’ll come to understand why it disproportionately affects minority women, many of whom are poor, addicted to drugs, and/or the sexual partners of drug users. You’ll…

    Paperback – 1998-03-15

  • Alcohol Use/Abuse Among Latinos

    Issues and Examples of Culturally Competent Services, 1st Edition

    By Melvin Delgado

    In Alcohol Use/Abuse Among Latinos: Issues and Examples of Culturally Competent Services, you will learn how to design and improve services for Latinos with substance abuse problems by understanding that the cultures and personal backgrounds of your clients are crucial to the counseling process.…

    Paperback – 1998-02-26

  • Hidden Addictions

    A Pastoral Response to the Abuse of Legal Drugs, 1st Edition

    By Richard L Dayringer, Bridget C Mc Keever

    In Hidden Addictions: A Pastoral Response to the Abuse of Legal Drugs, you’ll find that beneath the gruesome, more public face of illegal drug abuse lies another less hideous, but just as destructive, layer of addiction--the addiction to prescribed drugs. In this revealing study, you’ll learn how…

    Paperback – 1998-02-17

  • Dual Disorders

    Essentials for Assessment and Treatment, 1st Edition

    By David F O'Connell

    Dual Disorders: Essentials for Assessment and Treatment is a practical handbook for the assessment and clinical management of patients with addiction and psychiatric disorders. Addictions counselors, prevention specialists, and chemical dependency nurses will use this book to understand the nature…

    Paperback – 1997-12-10

  • Chaos and Intoxication

    Complexity and Adaptation in the Structure of Human Nature, 1st Edition

    By Alan Dean

    Why are people often so unpredictable? Why do they do things which can cause great personal harm even when they know this to be the case? Chaos and Intoxication examines the nature of drug and alcohol abuse, seeking to address these and many other enduring questions through a detailed discussion of…

    Paperback – 1997-10-02

  • Pain and Its Relief Without Addiction

    Clinical Issues in the Use of Opioids and Other Analgesics, 1st Edition

    By Barry Stimmel

    Pain and Its Relief Without Addiction will help people in pain understand why their pain is not always adequately relieved, as well as help reverse the failure of current medical practice to routinely alleviate pain. As noted by a 1992 publication of the United States Department of Health Services,…

    Paperback – 1997-04-21

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