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Coping with alcohol and drug problems

the experiences of family members in three contrasting cultures

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Published by Routledge in Hove, East Sussex, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico.,
  • England.,
  • Northern Territory.
    • Subjects:
    • Alcoholism -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Alcoholics -- Family relationships -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Drug abuse -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Drug addicts -- Family relationships -- Cross-cultural studies,
    • Substance-Related Disorders -- ethnology -- Mexico,
    • Substance-Related Disorders -- ethnology -- England,
    • Substance-Related Disorders -- ethnology -- Northern Territory,
    • Family Health -- ethnology -- Mexico,
    • Family Health -- ethnology -- England,
    • Family Health -- ethnology -- Northern Territory,
    • Family -- psychology -- Mexico,
    • Family -- psychology -- England,
    • Family -- psychology -- Northern Territory,
    • Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Mexico,
    • Cross-Cultural Comparison -- England,
    • Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Northern Territory,
    • Models, Psychological -- Mexico,
    • Models, Psychological -- England,
    • Models, Psychological -- Northern Territory

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJim Orford, co-ordinating author, and Guillermina Natera ... [et al.].
      GenreCross-cultural studies.
      ContributionsOrford, Jim.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5035 .C647 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3401387M
      ISBN 100415371465
      LC Control Number2005015962

        Addiction is a brain disease that one out of every 12 American adults suffered from in , according to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH). There are many reasons why a person may turn to drugs or alcohol initially, including using these mind-altering substances as a coping mechanism for stress, difficult emotions, physical ailments, and other issues.   Drug and alcohol addiction affects millions of people across the globe. Whether you are an addict yourself or someone you love is dealing with a substance abuse problem, coping with this disease can be taxing. Fortunately, with enough support and help, you and your family can deal with the issues surrounding addiction and hope for a better future.

        Consuming alcohol, using drugs and some medications, 7 Suggestions for Coping. because you are fearful it would only be spent for illegal drugs, buy her a bag of groceries instead of.   This book by Jill M. Hastings and Marion H. Typpo helps children understand the problem of drug or alcohol addiction. It helps them learn how to cope with their feelings and problems that arise when a parent or sibling has a substance use disorder.

      As a person who has never struggled with drug or alcohol addiction, I can only speak from that perspective. My insight into your world is only through observation. I do not wish to walk in your shoes, but I can tell you what it is like to walk in mine – if you are serious about recovery. If you’ve just discovered or have reason to believe your child is using nicotine, alcohol or drugs, the first thing to do is sit down and take a deep breath. We know this is scary, but you’re in the right place. Take a beat and prepare for the important conversation ahead.


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Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems: The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures 1st Edition by Jim Orford (Author), Guillermina Natera (Author), Alex Copello (Author), Carol Atkinson (Author), Jazmin Mora (Author), Richard Velleman (Author), Ian Crundall (Author), Marcella Tiburcio (Author), Lorna Templeton (Author), Gwen Walley (Author) & 7 moreCited by:   Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems: The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by Jim Orford (Author), Guillermina Natera (Author), Alex Copello (Author), Carol Atkinson (Author), Jazmin Mora (Author), Richard Velleman (Author), Ian Crundall (Author), Marcela Tiburcio (Author), Lorna Templeton (Author), Gwen Walley Manufacturer: Routledge.

Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems book The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures By Jim Orford, Guillermina Natera, Alex Copello, Carol Atkinson, Jazmin Mora, Richard Velleman, Ian Crundall, Marcela Tiburcio, Lorna Templeton, Gwen WalleyCited by: Coping with Alcohol and Drug Problems: The Experiences of Family Members in Three Contrasting Cultures aims to deepen and extend understanding of the experiences of family members trying to cope with the excessive drinking or drug taking of a relative.

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