Substance Abuse: Information for School Counselors, Social Workers, Therapists, and Counselors, 6th edition
Published by Pearson (January 10th 2017) - Copyright © 2018
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In an accessible writing style, Fisher and Harrison’s Substance Abuse: Information for School Counselors, Social Workers, Therapists and Counselors presents succinct, practical coverage of alcohol and other drug prevention, treatment, and recovery for generalist students, prospective mental health professionals, and allied professionals. It includes basic information on substances of abuse and focuses on clinically relevant knowledge on such topics as cultural competence, co-occurring disorders, other behavioral addictions, children and families, and ethics and confidentiality. Each chapter includes clinical application cases and questions for further discussion. The new edition inclues a new chapter on “Co-Occurring Disorders and Other Special Populations,” new information on cultural competencies and intervening with special populations such as the elderly and LGBTQQI, and new information on risk factors for alcohol and other drugs for culturally and ethnically diverse populations.
Table of contents
Brief Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Role of the Mental Health Professional in Prevention and Treatment
Chapter 2 Classification of Drugs
Chapter 3 Models of Addiction
Chapter 4 Culturally and Ethnically Diverse Populations
Chapter 5 Confidentiality and Ethical Issues
Chapter 6 Screening, Assessment, and Diagnosis
Chapter 7 Motivational Interviewing and Brief Interventions
Chapter 8 Treatment of Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD)
Chapter 9 Co-occurring Disorders and Other Special Populations
Chapter 10 Relapse Prevention and Recovery
Chapter 11 Twelve Step and Other Types of Support Groups
Chapter 12 Children and Families
Chapter 13 Adult Children and Codependency
Chapter 14 HIV/AIDS
Chapter 15 Gambling and Other Behavioral Addictions
Chapter 16 Prevention
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