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The complete family guide to addiction : everything you need to know now to help your loved one and yourself —Harrison, Thomas F. (Thomas Frame), 1961- author.

"The purpose of this book is to explain addiction and to help families and friends to deal with it successfully. People who are struggling with addiction can also use this book to understand their situation and the resou...

Relationships in recovery : repairing damage and building healthy connections while overcoming addiction —Green, Kelly E., author.

"Addiction can wreak havoc on relationships, destroying trust and damaging bonds with family, friends, and colleagues. Substance use both causes these interpersonal problems and becomes a method of trying to cope with th...

Substance abuse : a reference handbook —Newton, David E.

Examines the background and history of substance abuse, looks at problems, controversies, and solutions related to drug abuse, provides a world perspective on the issue, and includes a chronology, biographical sketches o...

The selfish brain : learning from addiction —DuPont, Robert L., 1936-

The Selfish Brain: Learning From Addiction takes a comprehensive, no-holds-barred look at the easy path to drug addiction and the tough road to recovery. Written in an easy-to-understand style, this book can help people ...

Which way to turn : understanding adolescent substance use —Teed, Rand.

"This book is written by a very experienced teacher, youth mentor and addiction counselor. In plain language it helps parents, teachers and others working with teens to tackle the problems that are created by substance u...

Discarded things

When the life of Grace Wyatt, an esteemed music professor, is disrupted by the tragic loss of her husband Eric, Grace retreats to substance abuse as a way to cope with her grief. Tossed out of her lavish academic world a...

Motivational interviewing : helping people change —Miller, William R. (William Richard)

"This bestselling work for professionals and students is the authoritative presentation of motivational interviewing (MI), the powerful approach to facilitating change. The book elucidates the four processes of MI: engag...

Conversations with a rattlesnake : raw and honest reflections on healing and trauma —Fleury, Theo, 1968-author.

Theo Fleury takes us behind the bench during his glorious days as an NHL player, and talks about growing up devastatingly poor and in chaos at home. Dark personal issues began to surface, and drinking, drugs, gambling, a...

The addicted brain : why we abuse drugs, alcohol, and nicotine —Kuhar, Michael J.

Addiction destroys lives. In this work, the author, a neuroscientist explains how and why this happens, and presents advances in drug addiction treatment and prevention. Using brain imagery and other research, he shows t...

Stepping out from the shadows : a guide to understanding & healing from addictions —Kehler, Allan, 1981- author.

"Perhaps you are personally being challenged by addictions, or maybe you find yourself in a situation where someone close to you is demonstrating the characteristics of an addict. As a parent, grandparent, friend, or emp...

Addiction

As the deadliest drug epidemic in US history rages, follow the cutting-edge work of doctors and scientists as they explore how addiction affects the brain, and how we should address our opioid crisis.

The dead inside : a true story —Etler, Cyndy, author.

The memoir of a 13-year-old girl whose mother placed her in the care of Straight, Inc., a facility that used extreme coercive and abusive measures to rehabilitate youth thought to be addicted to drugs.

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