By Gary L. Fisher, Nancy A. Roget
"The scope comprises behavioral addictions equivalent to consuming issues, playing and compulsive procuring. practise of the career is seriously featured in different articles on criteria, education, ethics firms. An emphasis on expectancies and present perform make this set and ideal source for these getting ready for paintings of their fields. for this reason, this identify is very applicable for educational libraries."
—John R.M. Lawrence
"This complete source makes an outstanding spouse to works akin to Edith M. Freeman’s Substance Abuse therapy (Sage, 1993), Gary L. Fisher and Thomas C. Harrison’s Substance Abuse (4th ed., Allyn & Bacon, 2008), and many of the works in Guilford’s “Substance Abuse” sequence. hugely advised for examine and educational libraries."
"Reflecting the hot explosion within the wisdom base of all points of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, therapy, and Recovery offers cutting-edge study and evidence-based functions. The Encyclopedia’s nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries concentrate on the knowledge that dependancy remedy and prevention pros and allied healthiness pros have to successfully paintings with clients."
—John R.M. Lawrence—Library Journal
Reflecting the hot explosion within the wisdom base of all features of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the offers cutting-edge study and evidence-based functions. The Encyclopedia’s nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries specialize in the data that dependancy therapy and prevention execs and allied future health pros have to successfully paintings with consumers.
—John R.M. Lawrence—Reflecting the new explosion within the wisdom base of all points of the alcohol and drug abuse box, the provides state of the art examine and evidence-based functions. The Encyclopedia’s nearly 350 A-to-Z signed entries concentrate on the knowledge that dependancy therapy and prevention execs and allied overall healthiness execs have to successfully paintings with consumers.
- Provides complete and authoritative insurance of such components because the neurobiology of habit, versions of habit, sociocultural views on drug use, family members and neighborhood components, prevention theories and methods, expert matters, the felony justice procedure and substance abuse, evaluate and prognosis, and more
- Focuses on options of habit and therapy practices, but additionally addresses generic and abused medicines, together with leisure, prescription, and over-the-counter
- Offers a Reader's advisor that lists subject different types with particular entries
- Presents cross-references on the finish of every access to assist readers find similar details in different entries, in addition to extra Readings should you desire to pursue themes in additional intensity
- Includes an appendix directory of58 diverse medications and components with corresponding appropriate entries
The Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, therapy, and Recovery is meant to be used by means of pre-service and in-service habit prevention and therapy companies and allied pros within the fields of legal justice, counseling, social paintings, public overall healthiness, nursing, drugs, different overall healthiness care professions, schooling, and kin experiences.
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Acceptance and commitment therapy: An experiential approach to behavior change. New York: Guilford Press. , Hayes, S. , & Walser, R. (2007). Learning ACT. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger. Conclusion ACT is part of a larger set of procedures, many of which have been shown to be relevant to substance abuse, including dialectical behavior therapy, functional analytic psychotherapy, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, and mindfulness-based relapse prevention. No one factor unites these new methods, but all have ventured into areas traditionally reserved for the less empirical wings of clinical intervention and analysis, emphasizing such issues as acceptance, mindfulness, cognitive defusion, dialectics, values, spirituality, and relationship.
Representatives from agencies such as Join Together were recruited to write the entries on their organizations. The executive director of Faces and Voices of Recovery submitted several entries on recovery topics. Individuals with expertise in a specific topic were identified by editorial board members, by other contributors, or through our own contacts. While these experts did not always accept our invitation, they would usually recommend someone else with expertise in the topic. Potential contributors with faculty appointments at colleges and universities were assumed to be qualified to be authors.
In the copyediting stage, we were very fortunate to work with an extremely thorough, efficient, and responsive team: Tracy Buyan, production editor, and Colleen Brennan and Renee Willers, copy editors. We especially want to thank Yvette Pollastrini, our developmental editor. Yvette read all the entries and corresponded with us about numerous issues regarding format, content, and authors. She was consistently professional and efficient and had a major role in the timely completion of this encyclopedia.