Sourcebook on Substance Abuse

Sourcebook on Substance Abuse : Etiology, Epidemiology, Assessment, and Treatment

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Dispelling substance abuse myths by showcasing empirically-based treatments with a view to promoting continued funding and professional education in this field as well as meeting the managed care mandate of cost-effectiveness, this text offers diverse perspectives on this multifaceted public health
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  • Hardback | 472 pages
  • 195 x 242 x 27mm | 930g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0205198023
  • 9780205198023

Table of contents

I.EPIDEMIOLOGY.

1.Epidemiology of Substance Abuse during Pregnancy.
2.Epidemiology of Substance Abuse in Adolescence.
3.Epidemiology of Substance Abuse in Adulthood.
II.DEVELOPMENTAL PERSPECTIVES.

4.Developmental Stages of Involvement in Substance Abuse.
5.Developmental Consequences on Early Exposure to Alcohol and Drugs.
6.Alcoholism in Adulthood.
7.Substance Abuse in the Elderly.
III.ETIOLOGY.

8.Genetics.
9.Psychophysiology.
10.Psychological Theories of Etiology.
11.Family Influences on Alcohol and Substance Abuse.
12.Culture.
IV.METHODS OF EVALUATION.

13.Drug Toxicology.
14.Psychiatric Assessment.
15.Psychometric Assessment of Substance Abuse.
16.Neuropsychological Assessment.
17.Family Assessment.
V.TREATMENT.

18.Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
19.Relapse Prevention.
20.Network Therapy.
21.Cognitive Behavior Therapy.
22.Short-Term Motivational Therapy.
23.The 12-Step Recovery Approach.
24.Pharmacotherapy.
25.Social Skills Training.
26.Therapeutic Communities.
27.Family Therapy.
VI.SPECIAL PROGRAMS.

28.Adolescent Treatment.
29.Methadone Maintenance.
30.Inpatient Treatment.
31.Harm Reduction.
32.Smoking Cessation.
33.Adult Children of Alcoholics.
34.Intervention Issues for Women.
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