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  • The Effectiveness of Social Interventions for Homeless Substance Abusers

    1st Edition

    By Gerald Stahler, Barry Stimmel

    The Effectiveness of Social Interventions for Homeless Substance Abusers helps substance abuse treatment providers develop and evaluate more responsive treatment models for serving homeless individuals with substance abuse problems. Research presented in this volume was funded by the National…

    Paperback – 1997-04-18

  • The Neurobiology of Cocaine Addiction

    From Bench to Bedside, 1st Edition

    By Herman Joseph, Regina Quattrochi

    With the use of crack on the rise in American cities, there is more need than ever to understand the biological, environmental, and social factors behind cocaine addiction, as well as the pharmacological properties of cocaine that make it such an addictive drug. The Neurobiology of Cocaine…

    Paperback – 1997-03-19

  • Chemical Dependency

    Women at Risk, 1st Edition

    By Dana Finnegan, Brenda Underhill

    Chemical Dependency: Women at Risk shows readers how to design and implement drug and alcohol treatment programs that take into account not only gender but also the cultural differences among women. Whether you’re a counselor, researcher, or health care provider, this book will show you how to…

    Paperback – 1996-12-03

  • Multicultural AIDS Prevention Programs

    1st Edition

    By Robert T Trotter

    Multicultural AIDS Prevention Programs explores the behaviors of injection drug users and crack users to determine HIV risk factors and to help you reevaluate intervention and education programs. Program directors learn how to design and implement effective programs based on the research presented.…

    Paperback – 1996-11-21

  • Drug Abuse and Social Policy in America

    The War That Must Be Won, 1st Edition

    By Barry Stimmel

    Illicit drugs, despite the “war” waged by the United States government, remain a tremendous drain on the American economy and continue to take their toll on the lives of countless Americans. A comprehensive text with an instructor's manual, Drug Abuse and Social Policy in America…

    Paperback – 1996-10-07

  • My Life as a Male Anorexic

    1st Edition

    By Michael Krasnow

    My Life as a Male Anorexic is a uniquely male point of view of anorexia nervosa. It is the autobiographical account of a young man’s ongoing struggle with anorexia. Michael shared his story as part of the featured health segment “Men Dying to be Thin” on WSVN Channel 7 News in Miami,…

    Paperback – 1996-08-02

  • Chemical Dependency and Antisocial Personality Disorder

    Psychotherapy and Assessment Strategies, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Carruth, Gary G Forrest

    Chemical Dependency and Antisocial Personality Disorder gives you the information and clinical skills necessary to assess and evaluate persons suffering from substance abuse and/or antisocial personality disorders and details how you can develop effective psychotherapy and treatment strategies.…

    Paperback – 1996-06-03

  • Spirituality and Chemical Dependency

    1st Edition

    By Robert J Kus

    Spirituality and Chemical Dependency shares current thinking on how spirituality is used in recovery from alcoholism and other forms of chemical dependency. The 12-Step programs have been the most successful form of treatment thus far; you will find the insight in this book to be revealing as to…

    Paperback – 1996-02-21

  • Adolescent Substance Abuse

    An Empirical-Based Group Preventive Health Paradigm, 1st Edition

    By John S Wodarski, Marvin D Feit

    Here is a comprehensive review of adolescent substance abuse issues and an expansive, empirically based curriculum for school-based programs to teach adolescents about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. The abuse of alcohol and other drugs among young people is a problem of alarming scope and…

    Paperback – 1995-08-08

  • Addictions Treatment for Older Adults

    Evaluation of an Innovative Client-Centered Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn Graham, Sarah J Saunders, Margaret C Flower, Carol B Timney, Marilyn White-Campbell, Anne Zeidman

    Here is a detailed description of an innovative approach for treating elderly persons who have alcohol or drug problems. During the past few years there has been growing recognition of the special needs of these individuals. Addictions Treatment for Older Adults describes the evaluation of the…

    Paperback – 1995-01-31

  • Growing up with Alcohol

    1st Edition

    By Emma Fossey

    The use and misuse of alcohol by young people is an established concern. Initiatives designed to educate the young about the potential dangers of alchol are frequently directed solely at teenagers. Growing up with Alcohol argues that this may be leaving it too late. Emma Fossey presents a detailed…

    Paperback – 1994-10-20

  • AIDS and Community-Based Drug Intervention Programs

    Evaluation and Outreach, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Fisher, Richard Needle

    Delve into the uncharted territory of the “hidden” drug addict--users who are not in treatment, not incarcerated, and not officially accessible for research purposes through traditional means. AIDS and Community-Based Drug Intervention Programs describes short-term interventions used to…

    Paperback – 1993-11-05

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