The Need to Know Library: Everything You Need to Know About Alcoholism, 1st Edition

  • Philip Wolny
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508187509
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187509
  • DDC: 362.292
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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This insightful introduction to the disease of alcoholism offers readers a compelling look at how alcohol use disorder affects both those who abuse alcohol and their families. Topics include the warning signs of alcoholism, the factors leading to alcohol use disorder, and where to turn to get help for addiction problems, including Alcoholics Anonymous. This essential volume also provides information on therapeutic treatments such as individual therapy and in-patient care, as well as medications used to treat alcohol addiction. Readers will understand the concrete steps to help them or someone they love overcome addiction.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Is Alcoholism?.
2: Becoming an Alcoholic.
3: When Drinking Becomes a Problem.
4: Getting Help.
5: Choosing Life, Staying Clean.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.