Logo

Pathways of Addiction: Opportunities in Drug Abuse Research

Large book cover: Pathways of Addiction: Opportunities in Drug Abuse Research

Pathways of Addiction: Opportunities in Drug Abuse Research

Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0309055334
ISBN-13: 9780309055338
Number of pages: 330

Description:
Drug abuse persists as one of the most costly and contentious problems on the nation's agenda. This volume meets the need for a clear and thoughtful national research agenda that will yield the greatest benefit from today's limited resources.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(5.2MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Drug Addiction Research and the Health of WomenDrug Addiction Research and the Health of Women
by - National Institutes of Health
The scientific evidence generated thus far suggests that drug abuse and addiction present different challenges to women's health, progress differently in females than in males, and may require different treatment approaches and strategies.
(12788 views)
Book cover: Anger Management for Substance Abuse and Mental Health ClientsAnger Management for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Clients
by - U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
This manual helps counselors teach anger management techniques in a group setting through a 12-week cognitive behavioral intervention. The manual describes the anger cycle, conflict resolution, assertiveness skills, and anger control plans.
(10761 views)
Book cover: A Cognitive-behavioral approach: Treating cocaine addictionA Cognitive-behavioral approach: Treating cocaine addiction
by - National Institutes of Health
Cognitive-behavioral coping skills treatment is a focused approach to helping individuals become abstinent from cocaine. The underlying assumption is that learning processes play an important role in the development cocaine dependence.
(13021 views)
Book cover: Psychosis with Coexisting Substance MisusePsychosis with Coexisting Substance Misuse
by - British Psychological Society
This guideline covers the assessment and management of adults and young people who have a clinical diagnosis of psychosis and coexisting substance misuse (harmful use of any psychotropic substance including alcohol and legal or illicit drugs).
(8681 views)