Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, & Recovery

Encyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, & Recovery


Edited by: Gary L. Fisher & Nancy A. Roget


“The scope includes behavioral addictions such as eating disorders, gambling and compulsive shopping. Preparation of the profession is heavily featured in numerous articles on standards, training, ehtics and professional organizations. An emphasis on expectations and current practice make this set and excellent resource for those preparing for work in their fields. Therefore, this title is highly appropriate for academic libraries.”—John R.M. Lawrence. “This comphrehensive resource makes a great companion to works such as Edith M. Freeman’s Substance Abuse Treatment (Sage, 1993), Gary L. Fisher and Thomas C. Harrison’s Substance Abuse (4th ed., Allyn & Bacon, 2008), and most of the works in Guilford’s “Substance Abuse” series. Highly recommended for research and academic libraries.”—Library Journal. “Reflecting the recent explosion in the knowledge base of all aspects ...

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