The Assessment and Treatment of Addiction
  • Release Date : 15 November 2018
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Categories : Medical
  • Pages : 252 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0323548563
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323548564
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Synopsis : The Assessment and Treatment of Addiction written by Itai Danovitch, published by Elsevier which was released on 15 November 2018. Download The Assessment and Treatment of Addiction Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Get a quick, expert overview of all types of addiction - from substance addictions to behavioral addictions and more. This practical resource presents a focused summary of today's current knowledge on topics of interest to all health care professionals who work with those who suffer from this wide-ranging problem. It provides current, relevant information on emerging findings, best practices, and treatment challenges, covering a variety of assessment and treatment strategies and making it a one-stop resource for staying up to date in this critical area. Discusses precision health in addiction; the latest trend of electronic cigarettes; state-of-the-art treatments for opioid addiction and cannabis addiction; best practices for chronic pain; prevention among adolescents; the role of physicians in the prescription drug epidemic; and the role of integrative interventions in substance abuse treatment. Includes coverage of behavioral addictions such as internet, sex, and gambling; food addiction; PTSD and substance abuse disorders; preventing relapse; the neurobiology of addiction; and more. Consolidates today's available information on this timely topic into one convenient resource.