A practical guide to harmful substance use that will provide new knowledge, insight and ideas for dealing with drug and alcohol problems across the spectrum. With its focus on research findings, best practices and real-life stories, Addictionary strips away the myths and stigma of addiction and provides a clear-eyed, pragmatic look at a complex and difficult issue.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 134-139) and index.
Appendix A: Guide to the Drugs; Appendix B: Assessment Tools; Appendix C: Sample Workplace Policies; Appendix D: How to Talk to Users
How do I know if I'm a sex addict? -- Sex addiction : taking a closer look -- How did I get to be a sex addict? -- Crystal, sex, and other addictions -- Starting sex addiction recovery : the boundary plan -- Making changes and finding help -- For partners and spouses -- Understanding love addiction -- Beyond sex and love addiction : taking healthy next
Includes bibliographical references (p. -232).