Understanding Substance Addictions: Assessment and Intervention by Sophia F. Dziegielewski

Understanding Substance Addictions: Assessment and Intervention

EditorSophia F. Dziegielewski

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Sophia F. Dziegielewski draws on her many years as a teacher and practitioner to put together this accessible, well-thought-out overview on a variety of substance addictions and disorders, the people who suffer from them, and the tools available to help them. Each chapter was writtenspecifically for this book by a unique blend of academics and practitioners. Their combined experiences contribute to making this book practical, easy to read, and thoroughly helpful in diagnosing substance disorders.This book may be used in a variety of courses including drug, alcohol, and substance abuse courses taught in social work and human services departments, and substance abuse certificate programs.

About The Author

Sophia F. Dziegielewski (MSW, PhD, Florida State University) is professor and dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Cincinnati. She has previously taught at the University of Central Florida. She has over 70 publications and lectures widely across the United States.

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Title:Understanding Substance Addictions: Assessment and InterventionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:300 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.59 inPublished:June 15, 2005Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0190615710

ISBN - 13:9780190615710

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"The organization of this book is clear and straightforward. It would easily fit into a course. I like this book and would use it." --Donna Fiedler, LaSalle University