New PDF release: Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and

Addiction Recovery

By Gary L. Fisher, Nancy A. Roget

"The scope contains behavioral addictions similar to consuming problems, playing and compulsive procuring. guidance of the occupation is seriously featured in different articles on criteria, education, ethics corporations. An emphasis on expectancies and present perform make this set and perfect source for these getting ready for paintings of their fields. for this reason, this identify is very acceptable for educational libraries."
—John R.M. Lawrence

"This finished source makes a very good spouse to works resembling Edith M. Freeman’s Substance Abuse remedy (Sage, 1993), Gary L. Fisher and Thomas C. Harrison’s Substance Abuse (4th ed., Allyn & Bacon, 2008), and many of the works in Guilford’s “Substance Abuse” sequence. hugely instructed for study and educational libraries."
—Library Journal

"Reflecting the new 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 specialize in the data that dependancy remedy and prevention execs and allied health and wellbeing pros have to successfully paintings with clients."
—John R.M. Lawrence—Library Journal

Reflecting the new explosion within the wisdom base of all features of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the provides state of the art study and evidence-based functions. The Encyclopedia’s nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries concentrate on the data that habit remedy and prevention pros and allied wellbeing and fitness pros have to successfully paintings with consumers.

—John R.M. Lawrence—Reflecting the hot explosion within the wisdom base of all features of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the offers cutting-edge examine 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 healthiness pros have to successfully paintings with consumers.

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  • Provides entire and authoritative insurance of such components because the neurobiology of habit, versions of habit, sociocultural views on drug use, relations and group components, prevention theories and methods, expert concerns, the felony justice process and substance abuse, evaluate and analysis, and more
  • Focuses on recommendations of dependancy and remedy practices, but in addition addresses known and abused medicinal drugs, 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 in the event you desire to pursue themes in additional intensity
  • Includes an appendix directory of58 assorted medicines and ingredients with corresponding suitable entries

The Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, remedy, and Recovery is meant to be used through pre-service and in-service habit prevention and therapy services and allied pros within the fields of legal justice, counseling, social paintings, public healthiness, nursing, drugs, different health and wellbeing care professions, schooling, and relatives stories.

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Addiction, 91, S155–S172. Parks, G. , Marlatt, G. , & Anderson, B. K. (2003). Cognitive-behavioural alcohol treatment. In N. Heather & T. ), The essential handbook of treatment and prevention of alcohol problems (pp. 69–86). New York: Wiley. ACAMPROSATE Acamprosate (calcium acetyl homotaurinate) is a drug used in conjunction with psychosocial treatment to facilitate abstinence in alcohol-dependent individuals who have recently stopped drinking. Acamprosate has been prescribed in Europe for nearly 20 years.

Acamprosate: A review of its use in the maintenance of abstinence in patients with alcohol dependence. CNS Drugs, 19, 445–464. ACCEPTANCE AND COMMITMENT THERAPY Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a psychological intervention method that applies acceptance and mindfulness processes, and commitment and behavior change processes, to the creation of psychological flexibility. ACT is based on a broad research program in human language and cognition, Relational Frame Theory (RFT). In controlled research, ACT has been shown to be helpful with a wide variety of problems including depression, self-harm, chronic pain, anxiety, psychosis, prejudice, worksite stress, employee burnout, diabetic self-management, adjustment to cancer, obsessive-compulsive disorder, trichotillomania, adjustment to epilepsy, and self-stigma, among others.

Therefore, a behavior could be developed by associating it with another object or event. The desire to drink or drug, then, could be stimulated by pairing it with something else in a person’s life. An individual could begin to associate intoxication with things like fun, sexuality, tension relief, or escape from boredom. Therefore, whenever confronted with these events, a person would feel the urge to drink or drug. A person could also connect urges and cravings to use with the sight of drug paraphernalia, drug-using friends, a corner bar, or beer commercials on television.

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