Clinical Textbook of Addictive Disorders

ISBN-10: 1609182057

ISBN-13: 9781609182052

Edition: 3rd 2011 (Revised)

Authors: Richard J. Frances, Sheldon I. Miller, Avram H. Mack

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List price: $50.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Guilford Publications
Publication date: 1/5/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 684
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.596
Language: English

Richard J. Frances, MD, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, and Director of Public and Professional Education, Silver Hill Hospital, New Canaan, Connecticut. He is also in private practice in New York City. Dr. Frances was former President and Medical Director at Silver Hill Hospital; was founding president of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry; and helped found and chaired the Council of Addiction Psychiatry for the American Psychiatric Association. The author of several hundred articles and several books, he is on many editorial boards. He is a frequent lecturer on addiction psychiatry and has appeared numerous times on Court TV . Sheldon I. Miller, MD, is Lizzie Gilman Professor of Psychiatry and former Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University. The author or coauthor of over 60 scientific articles, chapters, and books, he is Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal on Addictions and was a founder of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and the American Board of Emergency Medicine, and is Vice Chair of the American Psychiatric Association's Council on Medical Education and Lifelong Learning. Avram H. Mack, MD, is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. He has extensive experience in organized medicine and psychiatry, and is also interested in development, the psychiatric presentation of medical disorders, and the history of psychiatric classification. As a child and a forensic psychiatrist, he has treated or evaluated individuals with addictions in many different settings, and has lectured to medical groups, bar associations, and patient groups, among others.

Foundations of Addiction
The Neurobiology of Substance Dependence: Implications for Treatment
Historical and Social Context of Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders
Assessment of Addiction
Psychological Evaluation of Substance Use Disorder in Adolescents and Adults
Laboratory Testing for Substances of Abuse
Substances of Abuse
Marijuana, Hallucinogens, and Club Drugs
Cocaine and Stimulants
Sedatives/Hypnotics and Benzodiazepines
Special Populations
Polysubstance Use, Abuse, and Dependence
Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders and Other Psychiatric Disorders
Pathological Gambling and Other �Behavioral� Addictions
Substance Abuse in Minority Populations
Addictions in the Workplace
Addiction and the Law
Pain and Addiction
Alcoholism and Substance Abuse in Older Adults
HIV/AIDS and Substance Use Disorders
Addictive Disorders in Women
Treatments For Addictions
Individual Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Cognitive Therapy
Group Therapy, Self-Help Groups, and Network Therapy
Family-Based Treatment: Stages and Outcomes
Treating Adolescent Substance Abuse
Psychopharmacological Treatments
Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder Substance Use Disorders
Matching and Differential Therapies: Providing Substance Abusers with Appropriate Treatment
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