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Understanding addiction as self medication : finding hope behind the pain

Edward J. Khantzian Mark J. Albanese 1961-

c2008

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (RC 564 .K536 2008 )()

  • Title:
    Understanding addiction as self medication : finding hope behind the pain
  • Author: Edward J. Khantzian
  • Mark J. Albanese 1961-
  • Description: Why the self-medication hypothesis? -- Addiction: disease or disorder -- The SMH and addiction as a problem in self-regulation -- Self-medication hypothesis research: study of affect regulation and drug preference / Jesse J. Suh -- Contexts and models for understanding addiction: a brief overview -- Suffering and self-medication -- Self-medication, psychiatric disorders, and emotional pain -- Trauma and the self-medication hypothesis -- Addiction and the perpetuation of suffering -- Nicotine, marijuana, and the SMH -- Behavioral addictions: does the SMH apply? -- The neurobiology of addiction and the SMH -- How the SMH can guide treatment and recovery.
  • Local Note: acq2009ads
  • Publication Date: c2008
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Format: xvi, 157 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780742561373 (cloth : alk. paper);ISBN 0742561372 (cloth : alk. paper);ISBN 9780742565517 (eISBN);ISBN 0742565513 (eISBN)
  • Subjects: Substance abuse; Self medication; Compulsive behavior; Substance-Related Disorders -- psychology; Behavior, Addictive -- psychology; Self Medication -- psychology
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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