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Alcohol, Other Drugs and Addictions A Professional Development Manual for Social Work and the Human Services

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ISBN-10: 0534641253

ISBN-13: 9780534641252

Edition: 2006

Authors: Allan Edward Barsky

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Designed to prepare students for the realities of working with clients affected by addictions, this text provides the necessary tools needed to competently translate addictions theory into practice. It offers a thorough examination of a range of models and perspectives for helping, and it encourages critical thinking to best match approaches with clients and situations. Presented in a work-text format, this book is full of cases, exercises, role-plays, and questions that encourage comprehension of concepts and application to practice.
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Book details

List price: $99.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 1/10/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

Introduction
Pharmacology
Models of Helping Individuals With AODA Problems
Techniques of Engagement: Micro?Mezzo?Macro
Assessment: Micro?Mezzo?Macro
Helping Families Change
Facilitating Change Through Group Work and Treatment Programs
Helping Communities Change
Health Promotion and Public Policy Development
Termination, Follow-Up, Maintenance, and Relapse Prevention
AODA Research and Evaluation