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  1. The Self Psychology of Addiction and its Treatment

    Narcissus in Wonderland

    By Richard B. Ulman, Harry Paul

    In the time of Freud, the typical psychoanalytic patient was afflicted with neurotic disorders; however, the modern-day psychotherapy patient often suffers instead from a variety of addictive disorders. As the treatment of neurotic disorders based on unconscious conflicts cannot be applied to...

    Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Substance Abuse and the Family

    By Michael D. Reiter

    Substance Abuse and the Family demonstrates what it means to view addiction through a systems lens by considering biology and genetics, family relationships, and larger systems. Throughout the text, Michael D. Reiter shows how to examine a person’s predilection to become addicted, his or her social...

    Published October 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Symptoms and Signs of Substance Misuse, Third Edition

    By Margaret Stark, Jason Payne-James, Michael Scott-Ham

    The misuse of both legally prescribed and illegally supplied drugs is now so widespread that it affects, either directly or indirectly, a high proportion of the population, impacting many areas of daily life. There are few countries that are not touched by some aspect of substance misuse and the...

    Published September 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Neuropsychology and Substance Use

    State-of-the-Art and Future Directions

    Edited by Ari Kalechstein, Wilfred G. van Gorp

    Series: Studies on Neuropsychology, Neurology and Cognition

    Substance use continues to be a major public health problem, and the ramifications of this are manifold. For instance, at present, on a yearly basis, the total economic cost of substance misuse is literally hundreds of billions of dollars. These costs are related to a number of factors, including,...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Substance Abuse Prevention in Multicultural Communities

    By Jeanette Valentine, Judith Dejong

    This insightful volume describes a sample of prevention demonstration projects of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP). Substance Abuse Prevention in Multicultural Communities illuminates various aspects of prevention theory, practice, and research with a focus on the design,...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Preventing Drunk Driving

    By Elsie Shore, Joseph R Ferrari

    Preventing Drunk Driving shows what is being done today, in research and practice, to reduce impaired driving and the fatalities and injuries it produces and to curtail the spread of this tragic social epidemic. In this informative book, you’ll discover how current research and prevention programs...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Working with Women's Groups for Problem Gambling

    Treating gambling addiction through relationship

    By Liz Karter

    Why do so many women with gambling addiction relapse? Lifelong recovery requires much more than to just stop gambling. Women’s groups provide long-term benefits and support and have proven to be highly successful in promoting recovery from gambling addiction. By following the story of a real women’...

    Published August 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Clinical Effectiveness of Neurolinguistic Programming

    A Critical Appraisal

    Edited by Lisa Wake, Richard Gray, Frank Bourke

    Series: Advances in Mental Health Research

    Despite widespread use, Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) is a topic of much debate, often receiving criticism from academic and professional sectors. In this book international academics, researchers and therapists are brought together to examine the current evidence of the clinical efficacy of...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Qualitative Research in Gambling

    Exploring the production and consumption of risk

    Edited by Rebecca Cassidy, Andrea Pisac, Claire Loussouarn

    Gambling is both a multi-billion-dollar international industry and a ubiquitous social and cultural phenomenon. It is also undergoing significant change, with new products and technologies, regulatory models, changing public attitudes and the sheer scale of the gambling enterprise necessitating&...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Exploring Internet Gambling

    Policy, Prevention and Treatment

    Edited by Sally Gainsbury, Alex Blaszczynski

    Internet gambling has emerged as the most radical change to gambling in recent years. Interactive gambling opportunities using computers and wireless devices have transformed the ways in which players engage in gambling. The technological advances that have allowed gambling to expand across...

    Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge