You are here

Resources to help you transition to teaching online

Instructors: To support your transition to online learning, please see our resources and tools page whether you are teaching in the UK, or teaching outside of the UK.

Inspection copy update April 2020: Due to the current restrictions in place in response to COVID-19, our inspection copy policy has changed. Please refer to our updated inspection copy policy for full details. If you have recently placed an inspection copy order with us, we will be in touch to advise of any changes.

Addiction Treatment
Share

Addiction Treatment
Theory and Practice



August 2000 | 448 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
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 knowledge considered essential in each area, and each chapter identifies skills required and suggests topics for further study.
 
PART ONE: ADDICTION
 
Addiction
 
Theories and Models of Addiction
 
Substance Abuse
 
Other Addictions
 
Addiction Practitioners
 
PART TWO: ADDICTION TREATMENT
 
Treatment Methodology
 
Treatment Goals
 
Addiction Severity and Treatment Intensity
 
PART THREE: TREATMENT PROCESS
 
Assessment
 
Diagnosis
 
Treatment Planning
 
Intervention
 
Evaluation
 
PART FOUR: CLIENT DIVERSITY AND TREATMENT MATCHING
 
Addiction across the Lifespan
 
Multiculturalism and Addiction
 
Women and Addiction
 
Gay and Lesbian Clients
 
PART FIVE: TREATMENT COLLABORATION FOR COEXISTING MEDICAL PSYCHOLOGICAL, AND SOCIAL PROBLEMS
 
Medical Conditions
 
Dual Disorders
 
Social Problems

"This book provides a sound foundation for both students and novice professionals in the area of addiction knowledge, a prevention, and treatment." 

Barbara Guthrie
University of Michigan

"The scope of this book is broad, encompassing social context, programs, and evaluation, as well as screening assessment, and treatment." 

Larina M. Gerace
University of Illinois, Chicago

Preview this book

Select a Purchasing Option

ISBN: 9780761908432
£96.00
ISBN: 9780761908425
£115.00

SAGE Knowledge is the ultimate social sciences digital library for students, researchers, and faculty. Hosting more than 4,400 titles, it includes an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.

The platform allows researchers to cross-search and seamlessly access a wide breadth of must-have SAGE book and reference content from one source.

SAGE Knowledge brings together high-quality content from across our imprints, including CQ Press and Corwin titles.