Clinical Textbook of Addictive Disorders

Synopsis

"Now in a revised and expanded third edition, this authoritative volume presents state-of-the-science knowledge about all aspects of addictive disorders and their treatment. Leading researchers and practitioners describe best practices in assessment and diagnosis and provide the latest tools for working with users of specific substances. Updated throughout and featuring a wealth of useful new material, this is an indispensable text for anyone studying or treating these prevalent and highly challenging problems. Timely and comprehensive, this volume belongs on the desks of practitioners, graduate students, and residents in a range of disciplines, including psychiatry, clinical psychology, social work, substance abuse counseling, and allied health fields. It serves as a core text for courses in addiction psychiatry and substance abuse counseling." Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Thomas R. Kosten
  • Tony P. George
  • Herbert D. Kleber
  • Joseph Westermeyer
  • Ralph E. Tarter
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2005