Posts Tagged ‘addiction’

 

Helping Children of Alcoholics / Substance Abusers

June 2, 2006

Introduction Who Are Children of Alcoholics / Children of Substance Abusers? Impact of Parental Alcohol / Substance...

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SAMHSA Advisory — Updated Directory of Drug, Alcohol Abuse Treatment Programs Available

May 31, 2006

Introduction The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) updated guide to finding local substance abuse treatment...

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A Social Worker’s Perspective

May 2, 2006

Introduction Rekindling the "Pleasure" of a Mood-Altering Activity Drinking in Secret Confronting the...

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Six Skills for Families and Significant Others Who Are Affected by Someone Who Abuses Substances

April 18, 2006

Introduction Skill #3: Solidify Your Position The Effect of Substance Abuse on Families Skill #4: Support Sobriety Six...

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Alcohol and Aging: Myths and Realities

April 13, 2006

Introduction Mr. Collins Seniors and Problem Drinking Mrs. Carlson How Many Are Too Many Drinks? Receiving...

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Warning Signs of Gambling Addiction

January 20, 2006

Introduction Problem gambling is gambling that causes problems in a person's life.  A person whose gambling is out of control may feel their...

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Quitting Tobacco: What to Anticipate

January 6, 2006

Introduction It is never too late to stop using tobacco. Quitting tobacco has several benefits, including psychological, health, and financial...

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Quitting Tobacco: What to Anticipate

January 3, 2006

Introduction It is never too late to stop using tobacco. Quitting tobacco has several benefits, including psychological, health, and financial...

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Understanding Tobacco Addiction

December 23, 2005

Introduction - Nicotine Addiction You may wonder, "If it is so damaging to health, why do so many people continue or even begin to smoke or chew...

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Addiction Current Trends

December 23, 2005

Chronic Homelessness / Current Trends in Supportive Housing - Harm Reduction Through Supporting Housing Results from the 2005 National Survey on...

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