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Addiction Psychiatry

e-books in Addiction Psychiatry category

Book cover: Pain Management and the Opioid EpidemicPain Management and the Opioid Epidemic
- National Academies Press ,
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of unintentional injury death in the US. The opioid crisis lies at the intersection of two challenges: reducing the burden of suffering from pain and the harms that can arise from the use of opioid medications.
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Book cover: Pathways of Addiction: Opportunities in Drug Abuse ResearchPathways of Addiction: Opportunities in Drug Abuse Research
- National Academies Press ,
Drug abuse persists as one of the most costly and contentious problems on the nation's agenda. This volume meets the need for a clear and thoughtful national research agenda that will yield the greatest benefit from today's limited resources.
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Book cover: A Clinical Guide to Opioid AnalgesiaA Clinical Guide to Opioid Analgesia
by - McGraw Hill ,
The intent of this book is to help clinicians make practical sense of the varied and often conflicting issues (pharmacological, clinical, regulatory) surrounding opioid pharmacotherapy, in order to promote the most healthful outcomes for patients.
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Book cover: Psychosis with Coexisting Substance MisusePsychosis with Coexisting Substance Misuse
by - British Psychological Society ,
This guideline covers the assessment and management of adults and young people who have a clinical diagnosis of psychosis and coexisting substance misuse (harmful use of any psychotropic substance including alcohol and legal or illicit drugs).
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Book cover: Addictions: From Pathophysiology to TreatmentAddictions: From Pathophysiology to Treatment
by - InTech ,
Addiction, increasingly perceived as a heterogeneous brain disorder, is one of the most peculiar psychiatric pathologies in that its management involves various resources from the biological, psychological, medical, social, and legal realms.
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Book cover: Alcohol-Use DisordersAlcohol-Use Disorders
- British Psychological Society ,
This guideline reviews the evidence for the diagnosis and assessment of alcohol-use disorders, organisation and delivery of care, psychological interventions, and pharmacological interventions for assisted withdrawal and relapse prevention.
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Book cover: Advances in the Neuroscience of AddictionAdvances in the Neuroscience of Addiction
by - CRC Press ,
Written by a distinguished international team of contributors, Advances in the Neuroscience of Addiction provides an excellent overview of the available and emerging approaches used to investigate the biologic mechanisms of drug addiction.
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Book cover: Anger Management for Substance Abuse and Mental Health ClientsAnger Management for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Clients
by - U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services ,
This manual helps counselors teach anger management techniques in a group setting through a 12-week cognitive behavioral intervention. The manual describes the anger cycle, conflict resolution, assertiveness skills, and anger control plans.
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Book cover: Helping Patients Who Drink Too Much: A Clinician's GuideHelping Patients Who Drink Too Much: A Clinician's Guide
- National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism ,
This Guide is written for primary care and mental health clinicians. It has been produced by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), a component of the National Institutes of Health, with guidance from physicians.
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Book cover: Drugs, Brains and BehaviorDrugs, Brains and Behavior
by - Rutgers University ,
From the table of contents: Behavior and the Chemistry of The Brain; General Methods of Brain/Behavior Analysis; Psychopharmacological Concepts; Specific Fears, Vague Anxieties And The Autonomic Nervous System; Pain and Other Stressors; etc.
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Book cover: Drug Addiction Research and the Health of WomenDrug Addiction Research and the Health of Women
by - National Institutes of Health ,
The scientific evidence generated thus far suggests that drug abuse and addiction present different challenges to women's health, progress differently in females than in males, and may require different treatment approaches and strategies.
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Book cover: Controversies in the Addiction's FieldControversies in the Addiction's Field
by - Kendall Hunt Pub. Co. ,
The purpose of this publication was to get under one cover differing opinions concerning various controversial issues in the Addiction Field, and to discuss these differences in a scholarly manner based upon the research.
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Book cover: A Cognitive-behavioral approach: Treating cocaine addictionA Cognitive-behavioral approach: Treating cocaine addiction
by - National Institutes of Health ,
Cognitive-behavioral coping skills treatment is a focused approach to helping individuals become abstinent from cocaine. The underlying assumption is that learning processes play an important role in the development cocaine dependence.
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