Paths to Recovery for Gay and Bisexual Drug Addicts

Paths to Recovery for Gay and Bisexual Drug Addicts : Healing Weary Hearts

4 (2 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$64.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This book reflects and provides practical advice on the problems that confront counselors, friends, and family members in our efforts to help gay or bi-sexual men with a drug and alcohol addiction. I explore the different medical, psychological, psychiatric, and spiritual issues. My advice and programs for recovering addicts addresses a range of issues from health problems to the gay self-image.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 180 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Lexington Books
  • Lanham, MD, United States
  • English
  • 7 tables
  • 0739199455
  • 9780739199459

About Paul Schulte

Paul Schulte is assistant professor at the Hong Kong University as well as the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.show more

Table of contents

Part I: The Alienated and Divided Self of the Gay and Bisexual Man Chapter 1: The Four Losses of Gay Men: Family, Perception, Dignity, and Connection Chapter 2: Gay and Bisexual Polydrug Takers-The Living and the Dead Chapter 3: The "Down Low" Bisexual Man and His Haunted Life Chapter 4: Childhood Sexual Abuse: Tragically Common for Gay Men Part II: Bio-Psycho-Social Recovery for Gay and Bisexual Men Chapter 5: The Biological, PTSD: The Gay Community Can Learn from Veterans Chapter 6: The Psychological, Relief for Gay Men by Reconciling the Divided Self Chapter 7: The Social, Spirituality vs. Science: Why Should We Remain Hopeful? Part III: The Controversies and Contradictions in Recovery Chapter 8: Disease, Disorder, and the Disorders: What's the Difference? Chapter 9: Reflections: A Failure of Imagination in Helping the Gay Community?show more

Rating details

2 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 100% (2)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X