Treating Substance Abuse, Third Edition : Theory and Technique, Hardback Book


This state-of-the-art text and clinical resource captures the breadth of current knowledge about substance abuse and its treatment.

For each of the major evidence-based treatment approaches, a chapter on basic assumptions and theories is followed by a chapter on clinical applications, including illustrative case material.

Expert contributors cover motivational, contingency management, cognitive-behavioral, 12-step, family, and pharmacological approaches.

Concluding chapters discuss effective ways to integrate different treatments in a range of clinical settings. New to This Edition*Reflects significant advances in research and clinical practice. *Chapter on the biology of substance use disorders. *Chapter on an additional treatment setting: primary care. *Chapter on case management.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 436 pages
  • Publisher: Guilford Publications
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  • Category: Addiction & therapy
  • ISBN: 9781462502578



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