The Betty Ford Center book of answers : help for those struggling with substance abuse and for the people who love them (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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The Betty Ford Center book of answers : help for those struggling with substance abuse and for the people who love them

Author: James W West
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Answers questions about alcoholism and heredity, co-dependence, recovery from cocaine addiction, tranquilizer abuse, and factors affecting recovery.
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Genre/Form: Popular Work
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James W West
ISBN: 0671001825 9780671001827
OCLC Number: 35325354
Description: xviii, 206 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface / Betty Ford --
Foreword / John Schwarzlose --
Letter to My Readers / James W. West --
Who Is an Alcoholic? --
What Is the Disease? --
Intervention and Dealing with Loved Ones --
The Brain --
The Body --
Age and Gender --
Drugs --
Cross Addictions and Dual Disorders --
Treatment --
Prevention --
Relapse --
Recovery Wisdom --
Resource List: Alcohol and Other Drugs.
Responsibility: James W. West ; foreword by Betty Ford.
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The author, the former medical director of one of the world's leading centres for addiction, shares the expertise that assisted thousands of drug abusers to get well. Providing many answers to the  Read more...

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