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Title Harm reduction : pragmatic strategies for managing high-risk behaviors / edited by G. Alan Marlatt, Mary E. Larimer, Katie Witkiewitz.

Publication Info. New York : Guilford Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.86 H287HA    Check Shelf
Edition Second edition.
Description xviii, 396 pages ; illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Current status, historical highlights, and basic principles of harm reduction -- Harm reduction psychotherapy -- Harm reduction for alcohol problems -- Tobacco: untapped potential for harm reduction -- Harm reduction and cannabis -- Reducing harm associated with illicit drug use: opiates, amphetamines, cocaine, steroids, and other substances -- Harm reduction for high-risk sexual behavior and HIV -- Redefining the treatment of dual disorders -- The need for culturally competent harm reduction and relapse prevention interventions for African Americans -- Harm reduction among Hispanic and Latino populations -- Harm reduction for Asian American and Pacific Islander populations -- Adolescent alcohol-related harm reduction: realities, innovations, and challenges -- Harm reduction and public policy.
Subject Substance abuse -- Complications -- Prevention.
Substance abuse -- Treatment.
Health behavior -- Social aspects.
Harm reduction.
Harm Reduction.
Substance-Related Disorders -- prevention & control.
Health Behavior -- ethnology.
Substance-Related Disorders -- complications.
Added Author Marlatt, G. Alan.
Larimer, Mary E.
Witkiewitz, Katie.
ISBN 9781462502561 hardcover alkaline paper
1462502563 hardcover
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