Addiction & Substance Abuse in Children Products

  • Behavioral and Technological Addictions

    Selected Works of Mark Griffiths

    By Mark Griffiths

    Mark Griffiths is Director of the International Gaming Research Unit at Nottingham Trent University and one of the foremost experts on the psychology of addictive behaviors, particularly gambling and excessive internet use. A Fellow of the British Psychological Society and the Royal Society of Arts…

    Hardback – 2018-08-03 
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Experiential Group Therapy Interventions with DBT

    A 30-Day Program for Treating Addictions and Trauma

    By Allan J. Katz, Mary Hickam Bellofatto

    Experiential Group Therapy Interventions with DBT provides group and individual therapists with proven experiential exercises that utilize dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) skills and original educational topics and have been successfully used nationwide to help treat patients with addiction and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Treating Addictions

    The Four Components

    By An-Pyng Sun

    Treating Addictions: The Four Components offers a unique and coherent understanding of addiction. The book begins with a chapter discussing the framework of addiction and the four essential components of treatments--the fundamentals of addiction, co-occurring disorders, quality of life, and macro…

    Paperback – 2018-07-24 
    Routledge

  • Working with Video Gamers and Games in Therapy

    A Clinician's Guide

    By Anthony M. Bean

    Working with Video Gamers and Games in Therapy moves beyond stereotypes about video game addiction and violence to consider the role that games play in psychological experiences and mental health. Chapters examine the factors that compel individual gamers to select and identify with particular…

    Paperback – 2018-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Drugs, Daydreaming, and Personality

    A Study of College Youth

    By Bernard Segal, George J. Huba, Jerome L. Singer

    Originally published in 1980, this book presents a detailed account of a series of investigations that examined the patterns of resort to drugs and alcohol use in college youth, and how such substance uses are linked to personality characteristics and daydreaming patterns. The Editors chose to…

    Hardback – 2017-11-20
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Correctional Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Communities

    Reducing Recidivism Through Behavior Change

    By Jennifer A. Pealer

    Drawing on original research on the effectiveness of a therapeutic community (TC) in reducing recidivism among juvenile male offenders, Correctional Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Communities: Reducing Recidivism Through Behavior Change provides a comprehensive review of the current state of drug…

    Hardback – 2017-03-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Psychopharmacology

    By R. H. Ettinger

    With increases in the prevalence of psychiatric and behavioral disorders and rapid advances in the development of new drug therapies, there is an increasing need to present the science behind these developments. Students and educators are often confronted with conflicting and exaggerated claims…

    Paperback – 2017-02-09
    Psychology Press

  • The Etiology and Prevention of Drug Abuse Among Minority Youth

    By Steven Schinke, Gilbert J Botvin

    Since 1992, marijuana use among 8th graders has tripled, among 10th graders it has nearly doubled, and its use among high school seniors has increased by 50 percent. The use of other illicit drugs is also heavily on the rise. Yet, there exists very little research and literature on the etiology and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge

  • Chemical Dependency

    Theoretical Approaches and Strategies Working with Individuals and Families

    By Eileen B Isaacson

    This helpful book underscores the importance of working with both the individual and family as part of a comprehensive biopsychosocial approach in assessment, intervention, and treatment of chemical addiction. With many case studies highlighting the treatment guidelines, Chemical Dependency is an…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12
    Routledge

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Alcohol

    The Need and Potential for Partnership

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Joyce O'Connor

    Increased scrutiny on the part of the general public, media, and government has warranted a reexamination of corporate responsibilities, standards of accountability, the company's role in its local and extended community, and its ethical position in our society and culture. Corporate Social…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Prevention Practice in Substance Abuse

    By Carl G Leukefeld, Richard R Clayton

    Here is helpful information about joint activities for prevention researchers and practitioners. Prevention Practice in Substance Abuse provides cutting-edge information related to prevention research and practice. Too frequently, researchers and practitioners do not communicate from a basic…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

  • Swimming with Crocodiles

    The Culture of Extreme Drinking

    Edited by Marjana Martinic, Fiona Measham

    There is evidence that a distinct pattern of alcohol consumption is emerging across the world and is a cause for concern because of its relationship with a range of health and social problems. Its visibility, particularly its high involvement of young people, makes this not only an issue for public…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29
    Routledge
    ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

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