This authoritative work comprehensively examines all aspects of addictive disorders and their treatment. Leading researchers and practitioners identify best practices in assessment and diagnosis and provide tools for working with users of specific substances. Issues in working with particular populations--including polysubstance abusers, culturally diverse patients, women, and older adults--are addressed, and widely used psychosocial and pharmacological treatment approaches are reviewed. An indispensable text for anyone studying or treating these prevalent, challenging disorders, the book describes ways to tailor interventions to each patient's needs while delivering compassionate, evidence-based care.The gap between research and practice in substance abuse treatment. Psychiatr ... Motivational enhancement therapy manual: A clinical research guide for therapists treating individuals with alcohol abuse and dependence. Rockville MD :anbsp;...
|Title||:||Clinical Textbook of Addictive Disorders|
|Author||:||Richard J. Frances, Sheldon I. Miller, Avram H. Mack|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2011-01-01|