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  1. HIV/AIDS and the Drug Culture

    Shattered Lives

    By Joan Gormley, Elizabeth Hagan

    In this startling new collection of case studies entitled HIV/AIDS and the Drug Culture: Shattered Lives, you’ll take an eye-opening and informative look at the lifestyle and culture of the HIV/AIDS intravenous drug users (IVDUs). You’ll see how health care providers and caregivers can update their...

    Published May 18th 1998 by Routledge

  2. The Etiology and Prevention of Drug Abuse Among Minority Youth

    By Steven Schinke, Gilbert J Botvin

    Since 1992, marijuana use among 8th graders has tripled, among 10th graders it has nearly doubled, and its use among high school seniors has increased by 50 percent. The use of other illicit drugs is also heavily on the rise. Yet, there exists very little research and literature on the etiology and...

    Published July 14th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Children With Prenatal Drug Exposure

    By Lynette S Chandler, Shelly J Lane

    Children With Prenatal Drug Exposure examines new medical approaches for predicting the developmental progress of children who have been exposed to drugs in utero. This book outlines effective methods for intervention and assessment and indicates future directions for investigation. It provides...

    Published April 7th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Prevention Practice in Substance Abuse

    By Carl G Leukefeld, Richard R Clayton

    Here is helpful information about joint activities for prevention researchers and practitioners. Prevention Practice in Substance Abuse provides cutting-edge information related to prevention research and practice. Too frequently, researchers and practitioners do not communicate from a basic...

    Published August 9th 1995 by Routledge

  5. Adolescent Substance Abuse

    An Empirical-Based Group Preventive Health Paradigm

    By Marvin D Feit, John S Wodarski

    Here is a comprehensive review of adolescent substance abuse issues and an expansive, empirically based curriculum for school-based programs to teach adolescents about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. The abuse of alcohol and other drugs among young people is a problem of alarming scope and...

    Published August 8th 1995 by Routledge

  6. Preschoolers and Substance Abuse

    Strategies for Prevention and Intervention

    By Bruce Carruth, Pedro J Lecca, Thomas D Watts

    Find remarkable prevention and treatment strategies for preschool-age children of substance abusers in this informative volume. It provides an overview of the various problems exposure to substance abuse can cause for preschool children. Because of the strong influences parents have on their...

    Published February 8th 1993 by Routledge

  7. Chemical Dependency

    Theoretical Approaches and Strategies Working with Individuals and Families

    By Eileen B Isaacson

    This helpful book underscores the importance of working with both the individual and family as part of a comprehensive biopsychosocial approach in assessment, intervention, and treatment of chemical addiction. With many case studies highlighting the treatment guidelines, Chemical Dependency is an...

    Published July 25th 1991 by Routledge

  8. 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 July 18th 1990 by Routledge

  9. Perspectives on Adolescent Drug Use

    By Bernard Segal

    Perspectives on Adolescent Drug Use provides an understanding of the nature of the problem of drug-taking among adolescents in order to plan effective countermeasures. Although contemporary research has provided descriptions of adolescent patterns and trends, an important issue is whether these...

    Published June 27th 1989 by Routledge

  10. Co-Dependency

    Issues in Treatment and Recovery

    By Bruce Carruth, Warner Mendenhall

    Co-dependency has finally become recognized in the late 1980s as a legitimate and a key issue in the chemical dependency field. Most of the literature available on the topic is addressed to the consumer--the co-dependent individual. In Co-dependency, leading therapists share some remarkable...

    Published May 30th 1989 by Routledge