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  • Psychosocial Constructs of Alcoholism and Substance Abuseby Barry Stimmel

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 125.00

    Originally published in 1983, in an attempt to provide a broader knowledge base to aid both treatment and prevention, experts examine topics such as the need for an holistic approach to therapy, sexual functioning, drug abusing youths in inner city neighbourhoods, the role of the family, and much more. more...

  • The International Handbook of Addiction Behaviourby Ilana Belle Glass

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 155.00

    International in its scope and multidisciplinary in its approach, The International Handbook of Addiction Behaviour , originally published in 1991, set a new agenda in the addictions field. This volume brings together the full variety of scientific approaches to addiction behaviour. It broke new ground by highlighting the links between clinical... more...

  • Addiction and Brain Damageby Derek Richter

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 155.00

    Originally published in 1980, recent research had produced new insights into how, at the biochemical level, alcohol and other drugs of abuse can impair metabolic and neuropsychiatric functions. Epidemiological studies were also demonstrating that even moderate drinking or drug abuse can produce significant brain damage. This book draws together... more...

  • Double Jeopardyby Anthony F. Lehman; Lisa Dixon

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 155.00

    Originally published in 1995, this title provides a practical examination of the problems of substance abuse and abuse among persons with chronic mental disorders. Epidemiologic, diagnostic, and treatment issues are examined, as well as the problems of special populations and systems issues. This book will be of interest to practising clinicians in... more...

  • Aspects of Psychopharmacologyby David J. Sanger; Derek E. Blackman

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00

    The study of drug effects on behaviour and psychological processes has a long history. Developments in the decade prior to first publication had been based on a more adequate synthesis than hitherto of psychology and pharmacology, and as a result great progress was made in establishing psychopharmacology as an interdisciplinary subject in its own... more...

  • Addiction and Choiceby Nick Heather; Gabriel Segal

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 88.99 US$ 76.53

    Views on addiction are often polarised - either addiction is a matter of choice, or addicts simply can't help themselves. But perhaps addiction falls between the two? This book contains views from philosophy, neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, and the law exploring this middle ground between free choice and no choice. more...

  • Drogueby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Depuis des décennies, nombre de médecins, d'éducateurs, de sociologues, d'anciens «drogués», d'associations ont travaillé à modifier les approches contemporaines de la toxicomanie. On ne parle plus simplement de «drogue» à moins d'accepter d'être considéré comme réactionnaire ou répressif... more...

  • Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illnessby Patricia Hanrahan; Michael D Matters; Kendon J Conrad

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Through Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness: Logic Models and Implementation of Eight American Projects, psychiatrist, psychologists, and social workers will discover the results of eight, three-year long development projects funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) designed... more...

  • Up Front - My Autobiography - Kerry Dixonby Kerry Dixon; Frank Lampard

    John Blake Publishing 2016; US$ 15.99

    Big, blond and a goal-scoring machine, Kerry Dixon delighted Chelsea and England fans during the 1980s. Yet his fall from grace, from the pinnacle of a playing career that had few equals, has been, by his own admission, spectacular. Kerry's life in recent years has been bedevilled with problems with gambling, drugs and, worst of all, a prison sentence... more...

  • Chemical Dependency Counselingby Robert R. Perkinson

    SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 115.00 US$ 97.75

    The best-selling Chemical Dependency Counseling: A Practical Guide provides counselors and front-line mental health professionals with the information and skills they need to use evidence-based treatments, including motivational enhancement, cognitive behavioral therapy, skills training, medication, and 12-step facilitation. Guiding the counselor... more...