Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery, 1st Edition

  • Published By: SAGE
  • ISBN-10: 1412964504
  • ISBN-13: 9781412964500
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1092 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released January 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Covers areas such as the neurobiology of addiction, models of addiction, sociocultural perspectives on drug use, family and community factors, prevention theories and techniques, professional issues, the criminal justice system and substance abuse, and assessment and diagnosis. Focuses on concepts of addiction and treatment practices, but also addresses commonly used and abused drugs, including recreational, prescription, and over-the-counter.