Helping substance-abusing women of vulnerable populations : effective treatment principles and strategies / An-Pyng Sun

Author(s): Sun, An-Pyng
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Subjects: Women--Substance use
Marginality, Social
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, c2009
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: xiii, 414 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Pt. 1. Helping Substance-Abusing Women in General
Ch. 1. Introduction: History, Epidemiology, and Consequences 3
Ch. 2. Etiologies and Risk Factors 35
Ch. 3. Factors in Successful Treatment Programs for Women 58
Ch. 4. Treatment Methods 72
Pt. 2. Helping the Six Specific Vulnerable Populations
Ch. 5. Pregnant Women 101
Ch. 6. Adolescent Girls 134
Ch. 7. Older Women 177
Ch. 8. Homeless Women 209
Ch. 9. Street Prostitutes 243
Ch. 10. Lesbians 264
Appendixes
Appendix A. Screening Tools 299
Appendix B. Relapse Among Substance-Abusing Women 313
Appendix C. Turning the Child Welfare System's Involvement from Crisis into Opportunity 335
References 349
Index 399
Notes: LCCN: 2008047973
ISBN: 9780231141260 (hard cover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0231141262 (hard cover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780231511919 (e-book)
ISBN: 0231511914 (e-book)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-398) and index
Contents: Introduction : history, epidemiology, and consequences -- Etiologies and risk factors -- Factors in successful treatment programs for women -- Treatment methods -- Pregnant women -- Adolescent girls -- Older women -- Homeless women -- Street prostitutes -- Lesbians
OCLC Number: 226360293
ISBN/ISSN: 9780231141260
0231141262
9780231511919
0231511914