Alcoholism Treatment: A Social Work Perspective

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Alcoholism Treatment: A Social Work Perspective

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This book provides an ecosystems approach to alcoholism and its treatment. It bridges the gap between the twelve-step approach and the scientifically based Responsibility model. Van Wormer views the individual behavior. Biological and psychological factors in alcoholism are covered. The text draws upon literature from several cultures to discuss the role of alcohol in society. Gender, minority, and gay-lesbian issues are integrated throughout. -- Provided by publisher

Keywords

Social work with alcoholics; Alcoholics -- Rehabilitation; Alcoholism -- Treatment;

Document Type

Book

ISBN

9780830413874

Publication Date

1995

Publisher

Nelson-Hall

City

Chicago, IL

Department

Department of Social Work

Comments

First Edition

Object Description

xv, 356 p. : ill. ; 23 cm

Language

EN

Alcoholism Treatment: A Social Work Perspective

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