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Author Bennett, G
Title Treating Drug Abusers : New Directions
Imprint London : Taylor & Francis Group, 1990
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (208 pages)
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Note Book Cover -- Title -- Contents -- Introduction -- Changing conceptions of the nature of drug abuse -- Motivating heroin users for change -- Family therapy and addiction -- Relapse prevention training -- Medical treatment for problem drug takers -- Managing benzodiazepine withdrawal -- Facing up to AIDS -- Drug treatment and prescribing practice: what can be learned from the past? -- The Community Drug Team: current practice -- The Community Drug Team: lessons from alcohol and handicap services -- Name index -- Subject index
Treating Drug Abusers provides a clear, practical guide to current approaches in the treatment of drug-taking. Written by practitioners for practitioners, it takes a psychological perspective to the problem. The authors include detailed case studies of particular treatments, focusing on, among other things, relapse and its prevention, family therapy, and the transmission of the HIV virus
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bennett, G. Treating Drug Abusers : New Directions London : Taylor & Francis Group,c1990 9780415058377
Subject Drug abuse -- Treatment.;Drug addicts -- Mental health services.;Community mental health services
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Alt Author Bennett, G
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