Summary: This approachable, interdisciplinary text reflects the author's twenty-plus years of experience in the substance abuse field. Comprehensive and broad in its scope, the book parallels the practice process with substance abuse clients, offering a four-stage organization (an overview that includes theoretical foundations, pharmacology, and models; client engagement; screening and assessment; and treatment) that walks students through this process. The book's highly appl...show moreied nature ensures that students will find an abundance of specific information they can put to use in daily practice.
The book discusses six prominent theories and models used in substance abuse, as well as relevant research and specific practice examples.
The author delineates the assessment process from both screening and diagnosis and demonstrates its crucial role in appropriate substance abuse practice as an ongoing and continuous part of the treatment process.
Chapter 2 focuses on the reciprocal effects substances have on individuals, including behavioral and emotional symptomatology, potential withdrawal risks, drug interaction risks, and other indicators that practitioners can use in developing an accurate substance abuse assessment.
Chapter 4 provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary look at client engagement and the characteristics of helps that contribute to building successful helping relationships.
In Chapter 5, Rodney Mulder, Ph.D. and the author focus on important family dynamics, processes, and practices important to engagement, assessment, and treatment processes.
Chapter 6 explores the importance of the community on individuals and families seeking substance abuse services, and considers such factors as human diversity, rural versus urban communities, living conditions, crime and drug prevalence, law enforcement, and transportation, as well as community support and treatment resources.
In Chapter 8, the author covers ten specific assessment dimensions, providing readers with specific questions and examples.
Chapter 10 integrates multiple theories, models, and methods into a multi-systemic treatment framework. Multi-systemic treatment planning and relapse prevention is covered as part of aftercare services.
Chapter 11 focuses on issues related to specific populations, including African Americans, Latino Americans, Native Americans, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered persons (GLBT), adolescents, persons with co-occurring disorders, and older persons.
Three different Appendices provide students with additional resources. Appendix A offers readers a sample case history/assessment format. Appendix B is a sample case history report of a client assessment. In Appendix C, Lois Smith Owens offers a compelling glimpse into the lives of African American women and substance abuse.
Edition/Copyright:04 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Brooks/Cole Publishing Co. Published: 03/13/2003 International: No
View Author Bio
Johnson, Jerry :
Jerry Johnson has been teaching in the area of social work for nine years. His areas of specialty include, international social work and community development (Eastern and Central Europe), cross cultural adjustment, community practice, qualitative research and evaluation, and substance abuse. Jerry was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship in 1998-1999 and his international work includes community development in Yeravan, Armenia and Tirana, Albania.
View Table of Contents
Part I: THEORETICAL FOUNDATION.
1. Social Work and Substance Abuse Practice. 2. Pharmacology. 3. Models of Chemical Dependency.
Part II: CLIENT ENGAGEMENT.
4. The Art of Client Engagement. 5. Understanding the Family. 6. Macro Context for Substance Abuse Practice.
Part III: SCREENING AND ASSESSMENT.
7. Introduction to Screening and Assessment. 8. Substance Abuse Assessment.
Part IV: TREATMENT.
9. The Substance Abuse Treatment System. 10. Substance Abuse Treatment Methods. 11. Populations at Risk.
Appendix A: Substance Abuse Assessment/Case History Format. Appendix B: Sample Substance Abuse Assessment/Case History Report. Appendix C: "African-American Women: Oppression, Depression, Rage And Self-Medic ation," by Lois Smith-Owens.
Barnes & Noble.com Various Shipping Locations, USA
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$39.95 +$3.99 s/h
HPB-Ohio Columbus, OH
2003 Paperback Good Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work...show more. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. ...show less
$40.00 +$3.99 s/h
Textbook Bookie Little Rock, AR
1st. Used Text Only Used books are NOT guaranteed to contain components and/or supplements such as: Access Codes or working CD's/DVD's! Ships fast! Expedited shipping 2-4 business days; Standard shipp...show moreing 7-14 business days. Ships from USA! ...show less
$46.71 +$3.99 s/h
Recycle-A-Textbook Lexington, KY
053462667X May NOT contain supplemental materials such as CD's, info-trac, access codes, etc... May contain bookstore stickers on cover. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Choose Expedited Shipping for fastest ...show moredelivery! Free USPS Tracking Number. ...show less
$53.30 +$3.99 s/h
BookCellar-NH Nashua, NH
053462667X BRAND NEW. PLASTIC WRAPPED. We are a tested and proven company with over 900,000 satisfied customers since 1997. We ship daily M-F. Choose expedited shipping (if available) for much faster...show more delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. ...show less
$56.94 +$3.99 s/h
SellBackYourBook Aurora, IL
053462667X Brand new, Never used! All day low prices, buy from us sell to us we do it all!!
$61.20 +$3.99 s/h
TextbookRush Grandview Heights, OH
All orders ship SAME or NEXT business day. Expedited shipments will be received in 1-5 business days within the United States. We proudly ship to APO/FPO addresses. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!
$79.95 +$3.99 s/h
omgtextbooks Pueblo West, CO
Belmont, CA 2003 Trade paperback Fair. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 396 p.
$81.94 +$3.99 s/h
Textbookcenter.com Columbia, MO
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$94.71 +$3.99 s/h
GreatBookPrices Westminster, MD
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$95.00 +$3.99 s/h
Payless Textbook Rowland Heights, CA
New, paperback, Isbn: 053462667X, fast shipping w/tracking
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
Windows XP, Windows Vista or Mac OS X 10.3 or above
At least 280 MB RAM, a 600 mHZ processor and 110 MB of hard drive space
1024x768 (or larger) screen resolution
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.