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Teesson, Maree and Hall, Wayne and Proudfoot, Heather and Degenhardt, Louisa (2012) Addictions.Clinical psychology: a modular course. Routledge .

URL: https://www.routledge.com/Addictions/Teesson-Hall-...

The book includes material on:

  • the nature of addiction and who becomes addicted
  • health consequences of alcohol and other drug dependence
  • theories and causes of addiction.

The authors, experts in the field, also include new material on the controversy surrounding the possible positive effects of alcohol and cannabis use, the increased risk of interpersonal violence, and new research on theories of addiction.

Addictions will be essential reading for students, professionals and researchers seeking state of the art information about this rapidly growing field.

Item Type:Book
Call No:GC2
Pages:164 p.
Accession Number:HRB 5399 (Available)
Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Theory of substance use
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Effects and consequences
B Substances > Alcohol
B Substances > CNS stimulants > MDMA > Ecstasy
B Substances > Cocaine
B Substances > Opioids (opiates)

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