Over the past 30 years Dr. Richard Fields has performed clinical work with substance abusers and their families. Drugs in Perspectiveis a thorough user-friendly compilation of reports, literature, and case studies on alcohol and drug prevention, intervention, and treatment.
Table of Contents
Section I: Understanding Substance Abuse
1 Putting Drugs in Perspective
2 Why Do People Abuse Drugs?
3 Drug-Specific Information
4 Assessment of Substance Abuse, Dependence, and Addiction
Section II: Family
5 Substance Abuse and Family Systems
6 Parents and Family: At-Risk Factors for Substance Abuse