This insightful book is a synoptic presentation of Causes and Treatment of Alcoholism and Drug Addiction. It gives an insight into Alcoholism and Drug Addiction genetic and/or acquired etiologies through researched studies that draw the conclusion that Addiction is a disease/ medical condition. It features the treatment from detox followed by psychotherapy with evidence based practices and supported by Aftercare programs to maintain sobriety and recovery.
Chapter 1: Addiction and its Etiology
Chapter 2: Common Psychoactive Drugs
Chapter 3: Management of Addiction
Chapter 4: Theories of Treatment
Chapter 5: The Impact and Treatment of Drug Addiction
Chapter 6: Pharmacotherapy (Medication Therapy)
Chapter 7: Crisis Intervention