Selected specifically for health and other professionals, who need to provide effective responses in their work, these authoritative, science-based reviews are a distillation of the more practical elements, designed to save time for the busy practitioner.
List of Contributors.
PART I: TREATMENT AND RECOVERY (Editor: Nick Heather).
Chapter 1: The Effectiveness of Treatment (Janice M. Brown).
Chapter 2: Assessment for Brief Intervention and Treatment (Malissa Yang & Harvey Skinner).
Chapter 3: Alcohol Withdrawal and Detoxification (Duncan Raistrick).
Chapter 4: Pharmacological Treatments (Jonathan Chick).
Chapter 5: Cognitive-behavioural Alcohol Treatment (George A. Parks, G. Alan Marlatt & Britt K. Anderson).
Chapter 6: Relapse Prevention Therapy (George A. Parks, Britt K. Anderson & G. Alan Marlatt).
Chapter 7: Motivational Interviewing (Stephen Rollnick & Jeff Allison).
Chapter 8: Brief Interventions (Nick Heather).
Chapter 9: Treating Comorbidity of Alcohol Problems and Psychiatric Disorder (Kim T. Mueser & David Kavanagh).
Chapter 10: Natural Recovery from Alcohol Problems (Harald K.-H. Klingemann).
Chapter 11: Alcoholics Anonymous and Other Mutual Aid Groups (Chad Emrick).
PART II: PREVENTION OF ALCOHOL PROBLEMS (Editor: Tim Stockwell).
Chapter 12: Effects of Price and Taxation (Esa Österberg).
Chapter 13: Controls on the Physical Availability of Alcohol (Tim Stockwell & Paul Gruenewald).
Chapter 14: Creating Safer Drinking Environments (Ross Homel, Gillian McIlwain & Russell Carvolth).
Chapter 15: Prevention of Alcohol-related Road Crashes (A. James McKnight & Robert B. Voas).
Chapter 16: Prevention at the Local Level (Andrew J. Treno & Harold D. Holder).
Chapter 17: Alcohol Education in Schools (Richard Midford & Nyanda McBride).
Chapter 18: Mass Media Marketing and Advocacy to Reduce Alcohol-related Harm (Kevin Boots & Richard Midford).
Chapter 19: Alcohol Advertising and Sponsorship: Commercial Freedom or Control in the Public Interest? (Linda Hill & Sally Casswell).
Tim Stockwell National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Australia .