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Substance Use Disorders
A Practical Guide
Second Edition
by Stuart Gitlow

Substance Use Disorders provides new information from the latest research studies and enhancements to the step-by-step process intervening in a lifelong illness pattern.

Features:

  • Written in a comfortable first-person style, uninterrupted by citations, with a thorough list of suggested readings at the end of the book
  • Timely advice with the latest information on treatments for opioid and sedative dependence
  • Easily accessible paperback format

Contents

General Principles of Substance Use Disorders

  1. An Initial Approach
  2. Types of Use
  3. The Substance of Use Disorders
  4. Screening Techniques
  5. The First Interview
  6. Outpatient Logistics
  7. Laboratory Studies

Substance Review

  1. Alcohol
  2. Other Sedatives
  3. Sedative Detoxification
  4. Medications During Sedative Recovery
  5. Nicotine
  6. Stimulants
  7. Opiates/Opioids
  8. Opioid Detoxification
  9. Opiod Maintenance Programs
  10. Marijuana
  11. LSD
  12. Other Drugs
  13. Substance-Induced Disorders

Substance Use Treatment

  1. Treatment Settings
  2. Twelve-step Programs
  3. Relapse Prevention
  4. Who Treats Substance Use?
  5. Treatment Dilemmas
  6. Patient Placement Criteria
  7. Spirituality

Appendices

Index

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Substance Use Disorders
A Practical Guide
Second Edition
by Stuart Gitlow

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