By G. Alan Marlatt,Katie Witkiewitz
Since the profitable predecessor of this quantity used to be first released, a brand new new release of analysis has develop into to be had on addictive behaviors comparable to consuming, smoking, and different substance use. The articles during this assortment, reprinted from American mental organization journals, describe a variety of organic, mental, and social ways to discovering and treating addictive behaviors.
The results of addictive behaviors diversity from unwell well-being and social and kin difficulties to financial and felony problems. Psychologists' roles in mediating the unwanted effects of dependancy contain getting to know the results of drug motion, learning the epidemiology and etiology of drug and alcohol abuse, designing prevention courses, realizing the trajectory of substance abuse and family members danger elements, screening and overview, discovering the simplest types of remedy, and realizing the desires of particular populations.
The most recent techniques to all of those projects are showcased during this quantity, as a way to be of curiosity to scientific health and wellbeing psychologists and different psychological well-being pros from graduate scholars to pro clinicians and researchers.
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Addictive Behaviors: New Readings on Etiology, Prevention, and Treatment by G. Alan Marlatt,Katie Witkiewitz