• Summary
  • Contents
  • Subject index

American Journal of Nursing, 2001 Book of the Year Award in Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing Building upon generic concepts and skills of caring and helping, this book provides a foundation for addiction practice by health and social services professionals. Chapters emphasize the knowledge considered essential in every area, and each chapter identifies the skills required and suggests topics for further study.

Addiction
Addiction
Objectives
  • Recognize the many faces of addiction.
  • Acknowledge that treatment works.
  • Support effective prevention programs.
  • Utilize standard addiction terminology.
  • Employ addiction concepts.
  • Understand addiction practice concepts, client concepts, and treatment concepts.
  • Identify primary, secondary, and tertiary levels of prevention.
  • Support effective prevention program.
Outline
  • Faces of Addiction
  • Treatment Works!
  • Definitions
    • Words and Meanings
    • Standard Terminology
    • Addiction
    • Alcoholism
    • Psychoactive Substances
    • Controlled Substances
    • Substance-Related Disorders
      • Substance Use Disorders
      • Substance-Induced Disorders
    • Other Addictive Disorders
  • Addiction Concepts
    • Craving
    • Tolerance
    • Cross-Tolerance
    • Cross-Addiction
    • Progression
    • Relapse
    • Abstinence
    • Harm Reduction
    • Moderate Drinking
    • Remission
    • Recovery
  • Addiction Practice Concepts
    • Practice
    • Practitioners
    • Treatment
    • Clinicians
  • Client Concepts
    • Clients
    • Client Diversity
    • Comorbidity
    • Addiction Severity
  • Addiction Treatment Concepts
    • Treatment Methodology
    • Treatment Goals
    • Treatment Intensity
    • Treatment Matching
    • Treatment Collaboration
    • Treatment Process
  • Prevention Concepts
    • Primary Prevention
    • Secondary Prevention
    • Tertiary Prevention
  • Effective Prevention ...
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