Addictions

 

Quitting Tobacco: Where to Get Help

December 23, 2005

By Linda M. Guhe, MSW, LCSW Introduction According to the American Cancer Society about half of all Americans who continue to smoke will die...

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Understanding Tobacco Addiction

December 23, 2005

By Linda M. Guhe, MSW, LCSW Introduction - Nicotine Addiction You may wonder, "If it is so damaging to health, why do so many people continue or...

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Understanding Tobacco Addiction

December 21, 2005

By Linda M. Guhe, MSW, LCSW   Introduction - Nicotine Addiction At What Age Does Tobacco Use and Addiction Usually...

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Smoking and Other Forms of Tobacco Dependence

December 21, 2005

By Linda M. Guhe, MSW, LCSW   The History of Tobacco and Health in America Tobacco has been around since ancient times and it has been...

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Quitting Smoking – Where to Get Help

December 13, 2005

By Linda M. Guhe, MSW, LCSW   Introduction Phone Quit Lines Internet Web Sites Local Community...

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How Social Workers Help Families of Addicts

August 2, 2005

By Claire Caines, MSW, LCSW, CADC   Coping With Addiction Begins With Awareness Who Are Drug...

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About Addictions

July 12, 2005

Introduction Substance abuse is one of the most misunderstood problems in today's culture. In fact, we live in a society that offers mixed messages,...

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What To Do If Your Partner Is Alcoholic

July 5, 2005

By Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW My Partner Is Alcoholic. What Can I Do? The Five Stages of Recovery My Partner Is Alcoholic....

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Various Treatments for Alcohol and Drug Addiction

July 5, 2005

By Laurie Drucker, MSW, LMSW About Alchohol and Drug Addictions What Is Addiction? How Are Addictions Treated? How Can...

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Alcohol and Addiction Trends

June 30, 2005

Introduction Alcohol Addiction Drug Dependency Prescription Drugs Treatment for...

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