Substance Abuse and Addiction
In The Realm Of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction
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In this timely and profoundly original book, writer and physician Gabor Maté looks at the epidemic of various addictions in our society, tells us why we are so prone to them and outlines what is needed to liberate ourselves from their hold.
Understanding and Treating Sex and Pornography Addiction
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Understanding and Treating Sex and Pornography Addiction is essential reading for anyone looking to make an enduring recovery from these conditions, as well as for clinicians new to the field and those wanting to update their skills and knowledge.
Addiction and Change: How Addictions Develop and Addicted People Recover (2nd edition)
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This authoritative book, now revised and updated, has given tens of thousands of professionals and students a state-of-the-art framework for understanding the journey both into and out of addiction.
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Art Therapy and Substance Abuse: Enabling Recovery from Alcohol and Other Drug Addiction
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Art therapy is an effective treatment for individuals with addictions. Working with this unique and often difficult clinical population, however, requires special therapist awareness and knowledge. This handbook provides everything art therapists need to know about working with these clients.
Addiction: Psychology and Treatment
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Addiction: Psychology and Treatment brings together leading psychologists to provide a comprehensive overview of the psychology of addictions and their treatment across specialities and types of services.
Integrating Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Addictive Disorders: An Evidence-Based Guide
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Integrating Psychological and Pharmacological Treatments for Addictive Disorders distills the complex literature on addiction, offering a curated toolbox of integrated pharmacological and psychotherapeutic treatments in chapters authored by leading experts.
Addiction and Choice: Rethinking the relationship
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An opposing tradition, which finds current support among scientists and scholars as well as members of the general public, is that so-called addictive behavior reflects an ordinary choice just like any other and that the concept of addiction is a myth. The editors and authors of this book tend to take neither view.
Adult Drug and Alcohol Problems, Children’s Needs: An Interdisciplinary Training Resource for Professionals – with Practice and Assessment Tools, Exercises and Pro Formas (2nd Edition)
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The book will be useful for all individuals and agencies involved with families where parents are struggling with substance abuse, including children’s social workers, substance misuse workers, primary care and school staff, criminal justice agencies, obstetric and paediatric teams, substitute carers and a range of voluntary and community services.
Group Treatment for Substance Abuse: A Stages-of-Change Therapy Manual (2nd Edition)
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The leading manual on group-based treatment of substance use disorders, this highly practical book is grounded in the transtheoretical model and emphasizes the experiential and behavioral processes of change.
Perspectives on Substance Use, Disorders, and Addiction: With Clinical Cases (2nd Edition)
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The book is designed for students and clinicians who come in contact with and treat individuals and families struggling with the causes and consequences of substance use, disorders, and addiction.
Substance Abuse Treatment and the Stages of Change: Selecting and Planning Interventions (2nd Edition)
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A widely adopted practitioner resource and course text, this book shows how to apply knowledge about behavior change in general — and the stages-of-change model in particular — to make substance abuse treatment more effective.
Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents: A 12-Session Curriculum
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Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents is a group-based curriculum incorporating mindfulness, self-awareness, and substance-abuse treatment strategies for use with adolescents dealing with substance use.
Rethinking Excessive Habits and Addictive Behaviors
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This book takes a humanistic perspective that offers guidance for sufferers, their families and friends, practitioners, and anyone interested in understanding the nature of addictive behaviors.
Transforming Addiction: Gender, Trauma, Transdisciplinarity
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Transforming Addiction advances addictions research and treatment by promoting transdisciplinary collaboration, the integration of sex and gender, and issues of trauma and mental health.
A Clinician’s Guide to Working with Problem Gamblers
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A Clinician’s Guide to Working with Problem Gamblers introduces the reader to the concept of problem gambling as an illness, it describes the current gambling habits and explores the way problem gambling may present in an individual.
Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems: The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures
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Comprehensive and thoroughly up to date, this book draws on the results of the cross-cultural study of alcohol and drug problems in the family, and places these results within the broader context of the international literature on the subject.
Working with Women’s Groups for Problem Gambling: Treating gambling addiction through relationship
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This highly accessible book provides a unique opportunity to gain a very personal insight into the group process, both for therapists and clinicians and for women wishing to better understand their addiction.
All About Drugs and Young People: Essential Information and Advice for Parents and Professionals
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Packed with information, advice and learning activities, this book tells you what you need to know about drugs, young people’s drug use, and how you can help them stay safe.
Drug Dreams: Clinical and Research Implications of Dreams about Drugs in Drug-addicted Patients
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This book is aimed at providing a systematic and comprehensive discussion on drug dreams by considering the various perspectives involved.
Clinical Work with Substance-Abusing Clients (3rd Edition)
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Treating Substance Abuse: Theory and Technique (3rd Edition)
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Memoirs of an Addicted Brain: A Neuroscientist Examines his Former Life on Drugs
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In Memoirs of an Addicted Brain , he applies his professional expertise to a study of his former self, using the story of his own journey through addiction to tell the universal story of addictions of every kind.
Working with Drug and Alcohol Users: A Guide to Providing Understanding, Assessment and Support
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Using transactional analysis theory, the author explains why some people use substances, exploring different personality types, and covers the basic components of drug counselling.
Group Exercises for Addiction Counseling
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This title addresses common issues counselors frequently need to discuss with clients and provides an array of “tried and true” techniques and exercises designed to help clients develop interpersonal relationship skills and the individual awareness needed to make responsible choices