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"The scope comprises behavioral addictions reminiscent of consuming problems, playing and compulsive procuring. guidance of the occupation is seriously featured in different articles on criteria, education, ethics agencies. An emphasis on expectancies and present perform make this set and ideal source for these getting ready for paintings of their fields. for that reason, this identify is very acceptable for tutorial libraries."
―John R.M. Lawrence

"This finished source makes a good significant other to works akin to Edith M. Freeman's Substance Abuse therapy (Sage, 1993), Gary L. Fisher and Thomas C. Harrison's Substance Abuse (4th ed., Allyn & Bacon, 2008), and lots of the works in Guilford's "Substance Abuse" sequence. hugely prompt for learn and educational libraries."
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"Reflecting the hot explosion within the wisdom base of all features of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, remedy, and Recovery offers state of the art examine and evidence-based functions. The Encyclopedia's nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries concentrate on the knowledge that dependancy therapy and prevention pros and allied health and wellbeing pros have to successfully paintings with clients."
―John R.M. Lawrence―Library Journal

Reflecting the hot explosion within the wisdom base of all elements of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the offers cutting-edge study and evidence-based purposes. The Encyclopedia's nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries specialise in the data that habit therapy and prevention pros and allied future health execs have to successfully paintings with consumers.

―John R.M. Lawrence―Reflecting the hot explosion within the wisdom base of all elements of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the provides state of the art learn and evidence-based purposes. The Encyclopedia's nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries concentrate on the knowledge that dependancy therapy and prevention pros and allied future health pros have to successfully paintings with consumers.

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  • Provides complete and authoritative insurance of such components because the neurobiology of dependancy, versions of habit, sociocultural views on drug use, relations and group components, prevention theories and strategies, expert concerns, the legal justice process and substance abuse, review and analysis, and more
  • Focuses on options of dependancy and remedy practices, but additionally addresses regular and abused medications, together with leisure, prescription, and over-the-counter
  • Offers a Reader's consultant that lists subject different types with particular entries
  • Presents cross-references on the finish of every access to assist readers find comparable info in different entries, in addition to additional Readings if you happen to desire to pursue themes in additional intensity
  • Includes an appendix directory of58 diversified medications and elements with corresponding correct entries

The Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, therapy, and Recovery is meant to be used through pre-service and in-service dependancy prevention and therapy services and allied execs within the fields of legal justice, counseling, social paintings, public healthiness, nursing, medication, different well-being care professions, schooling, and kin reports.

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