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  1. Addiction Potential of Abused Drugs and Drug Classes

    By Barry Stimmel

    Increase your awareness of the relative addiction liabilities of various drugs and drug classes that are commonly abused. A timely and masterful new book, Addiction Potential of Abused Drugs and Drug Classes clarifies, in contemporary terminology, the state of addiction liability of cocaine,...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents

    A 12-Session Curriculum

    By Sam Himelstein, Stephen Saul

    Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents is a group-based curriculum incorporating mindfulness, self-awareness, and substance-abuse treatment strategies for use with adolescents dealing with substance use. The evidence-based, how-to format provides a curriculum for professionals...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Addiction

    A Behavioral Economic Perspective

    By Shahram Heshmat

    Addiction: A Behavioral Economic Perspective focuses on the behavioral economics of addiction to explain why someone decides and act against her own well-being. It answers the questions of what accounts for self-defeating behavior patterns and how do we best motivate individuals to act according...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Women, Girls, and Addiction

    Celebrating the Feminine in Counseling Treatment and Recovery

    By Cynthia A. Briggs, Jennifer L. Pepperell

    Women, Girls, and Addiction is the first book on the efficacy of treatment approaches and interventions that are tailored to working with addicted women, and the first publication of any kind to provide a feminist approach to understanding addiction from the female perspective. Part one provides an...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. Enhancing Self-Control in Adolescents

    Treatment Strategies Derived from Psychological Science

    By Norman M. Brier

    This book offers an innovative, trans-diagnostic approach to enhancing self-control in adolescents based directly on personality and social psychological science. It thus fills a void. While several books address specific disorders such as ADHD, poor school performance, and aggression, this is one...

    Published October 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. Youth and Internet Addiction in China

    By Trent Bax

    Series: Routledge Culture, Society, Business in East Asia Series

    A form of 'electronic opium' is how some people have characterised young people’s internet use in China. The problem of 'internet addiction' (wangyin) is seen by some parents as so severe that they have sought psychiatric help for their children. This book, which is based on extensive original...

    Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge