The Encyclopedia of Addictions and Addictive Behaviors

The Encyclopedia of Addictions and Addictive Behaviors

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information on addictions among various populations are found in the appendices, as are lists of state substance abuse agencies and other relevant organizations. Gwinnell is a psychiatrists affiliated with Oregon Health Sciences U.; Adamec is a seasoned writer of medical self-help books. Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Containing some 300 alphabetically arranged entries, this reference covers signs, symptoms, and causes of addictive behaviors and discusses treatments and therapies. It is written at a level accessible to general readers, and it may be useful for counselors and others who need basic information or a starting point for research on a broad range of topics. Entries range from a few paragraphs to several pages and include references and cross-references. Tables containing statistical
Publisher: New York, NY : Facts On File, c2006
ISBN: 0816057079 (hc : alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: R362.2903 GWI
Characteristics: xxi, 344 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Adamec, Christine A. 1949-

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