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5 edition of Substance abuse found in the catalog.

Substance abuse

by Annette Spence

  • 268 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Youth -- Substance use -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Substance abuse -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Smoking.,
    • Alcohol.,
    • Drug abuse.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the effects of tobacco, alcohol, and drugs, and social aspects such as peer pressure to abuse these substances.

      Edition Notes

      Statementtext by Annette Spence.
      SeriesEncyclopedia of good health
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV4999.Y68 S64 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2391718M
      ISBN 100816016690
      LC Control Number87021142
      OCLC/WorldCa16405591

      Substance Abuse: A Reference Handbook provides a detailed discussion of the history of substance abuse, covers the classification of drugs, explains how drugs work in the body, includes a general survey of both legal and illegal drugs, and describes the methods of substance abuse prevention and treatment. Readers receive a comprehensive. Reading about characters who are dealing with loved ones' abuse of alcohol, opioids, or other substances -- or about teens who are struggling with addiction -- can help kids deal with complex family dynamics and keep hope alive. For more stories of growing up, check out our Coming-of-Age Books and Books About Families.

      Alcohol and Drug Problem Overview The abuse of alcohol and other drugs–including prescription drugs–is common and costly. It can cause or worsen many medical problems and if left untreated can destroy families and lives. Frequent abuse of alcohol and other drugs can lead to addiction, a disease that affects the brain and behavior. While the issues of substance use and abuse have been addressed from a variety of perspectives and approaches, the fundamental social issues have not been covered in any systematic way. This book represents the first academic effort to apply major sociological theories to the field of substance use and abuse in order to provide readers with a solid knowledge base from which they may develop Reviews: 1.

      This TIP, Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse, is intended primarily for counselors and therapists working in the substance abuse treatment field, but parts of it will be of value to other audiences, including health care workers, social services providers, clergy, teachers, and criminal justice personnel. I’ve been sober for nine years, and in that time I’ve read a lot of books about addiction. In fact, I started reading about addiction before I got sober–-perhaps because something in the very back of my mind was telling me that someday these books about addiction would be quite relevant to my mpcs.online: Katie Macbride.


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