Summary: Over 400 colleges and universities have adopted this up-to-date user-friendly textbook addressing psychoactive drugs and compulsive behaviors. Wide-ranging research and extensive citations make this an excellent reference source.
The content relies on the most current data and studies as well as practical information and interviews drawn from 140 staff members and thousands of clients of the Haight Ashbury Detox Clinic. The material gives perceptive insight ...show mores into the complex fields of drug abuse, compulsive behaviors, addiction, treatment, recovery, and prevention.
The more than 250 illustrations, photos, and graphics make this clearly, concisely, and simply written textbook valuable to instructors, students, and professionals alike. ...show less