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Addictionary: what you need to know about substance abuse

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog118351
Author
Paterson, Jody
Casey, Lauren
Call Number
WM270 P38 2008
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Addictionary: what you need to know about substance abuse
Author
Paterson, Jody
Casey, Lauren
Responsibility
by Jody Paterson & Lauren Casey
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Aspect
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
178 p.
Subjects
Addiction
Addiction--Recovery
Addicts
Substance abuse
Substance abuse - British Columbia
Substance Abuse Treatment Centers
Substance Abuse--Therapy
Abstract
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.
Notes
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
ISBN
9780968564578
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WM270 P38 2008
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Harm reduction and injection drug use : an international comparative study of contextual factors influencing the development and implementation of relevant policies and programs

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117256
Author
Ogborne, Alan C.
Carver, Virginia
Canada. Health Canada. Hepatitis C Division
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Call Number
WM 270 H27 2001
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Harm reduction and injection drug use : an international comparative study of contextual factors influencing the development and implementation of relevant policies and programs
Author
Ogborne, Alan C.
Carver, Virginia
Canada. Health Canada. Hepatitis C Division
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Responsibility
prepared for: Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program, Hepatitis C Division, Population and Public Health Branch [Health Canada] [and] HIV/AIDS Policy, Coordination and Programs Division, Population and Public Health Branch [Health Canada]
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Hepatitis C Division, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
iv, 119 p.
Subjects
Substance abuse
Harm reduction
Notes
"Canadian Strategy on HIV/AIDS" - Cover
Includes bibliographical references
Available also on the Internet
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM 270 H27 2001
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Treating the trauma survivor : an essential guide to trauma-informed care

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119827
Author
Clark, Carrie
Classen, Catherine C.
Fourt, Anne
Shetty, Maithili
Call Number
WM172.5 T74 2015
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Treating the trauma survivor : an essential guide to trauma-informed care
Author
Clark, Carrie
Classen, Catherine C.
Fourt, Anne
Shetty, Maithili
Responsibility
Carrie Clark, Catherine C. Classen, Anne Fourt, and Maithili Shetty
Place
New York
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
166 p.
Subjects
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- Therapy
Abstract
"Treating the Trauma Survivor is a practical guide to assist mental health, health care, and social service providers in providing trauma-informed care. This resource provides essential information in order to understand the impacts of trauma by summarizing key literature in an easily accessible and user-friendly format. Providers will be able to identify common pitfalls and avoid re- traumatizing survivors during interactions. Based on the authors extensive experience and interactions with trauma survivors, the book provides a trauma-informed framework and offers practical tools to enhance collaboration with survivors and promote a safer helping environment. Mental health providers in health care, community, and addictions settings as well as health care providers and community workers will find the framework and the practical suggestions in this book informative and useful"
Introduction. 1. Understanding Trauma and Trauma-Informed Care: The Basics 2. Trauma and the DSM 3. Understanding the Complex Picture of Complex Trauma 4. Building an Empowering and Collaborative Relationship 5. Asking About and Responding to Disclosures of Trauma 6. Conducting a Trauma-Informed Assessment 7. Responding to Safety Concerns 8. Psychoeducation and Trauma-Informed Interventions 9. Dealing with Substance Use 10. A Trauma-Informed Approach to Medications 11. Transference and Countertransference 12. Understanding Vicarious Traumatization
Appendixes: A. Posttraumatic stress disorder diagnostic criteria -- B. Acute stress disorder diagnostic criteria -- C. Dissociative identity disorder diagnostic criteria -- D. Trauma and the hijacked brain: the high road and the low road -- E. Window of tolerance -- F. Trigger scale -- G. Modified Karpman's triangle to illustrate common traumatic reenactments -- H. Strategies for getting out of a traumatic reenactment -- I. Self-soothing strategies -- J. Relaxation strategies.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9780415810982
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM172.5 T74 2015
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