By Shulamith Lala Ashenberg Straussner DSW
A prime expert source and direction textual content, this booklet presents functional tips for treating consumers with substance use issues in quite a few contexts. professional participants current significant review and remedy methods including distinct thoughts for intervening with specific components. medical thoughts are basically defined and illustrated with worthwhile case examples. very important issues comprise damage relief; techniques for operating with family; and how one can meet the desires of particular populations, together with ladies, youngsters, older adults, LGBT consumers, and people with usually encountered co-occurring problems.
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*Revised to mirror present learn and medical advances; up-to-date for DSM-5.
*Chapters on trauma-informed care, cognitive-behavioral treatment, and complementary/alternative approaches.
*Chapters on neurobiology and behavioral addictions.
*Significantly revised chapters on relations remedy and twin disorders.
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S. government), Prinadol, Lomotil, Talwin, Percodan, Percocet, OxyContin, and Vicodin, all of which tend to serve as narcotic analgesics. The pharmacological action of opiates generally tends to have a sedative and tranquilizing effect. However, unlike the users of sedative substances, narcotic users do not usually experience poor motor coordination or loss of consciousness. The individual who abuses opiates is more likely to experience a state of stuporous inactivity and dwell in daydreaming fantasies.
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