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Treatment Strategies for Substance Abuse and Process Addictions

Treatment Strategies for Substance Abuse and Process Addictions

Robert L. Smith

ISBN: 978-1-119-09829-4

Mar 2015

347 pages

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This distinctive and timely text examines the most prevalent substance and process addictions and focuses on current research and evidence-based treatment strategies. Major substance addictions discussed include alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, methamphetamines, and prescription drugs. Complete chapters are also devoted to the most frequently cited process addictions, making this text unique. Behavioral addictions covered in this text include pathological gambling, sex disorders, disordered eating, work, exercise, shopping, and Internet/gaming.

Each chapter contains a listing of student learning outcomes, a case study with reflective questions, techniques for assessment and diagnosis, inpatient and outpatient treatment approaches, and resources for further study. With its emphasis on treatment strategies, this text can be used by practitioners as well as by professors in the classroom in introductory courses in addictions or in subsequent courses that focus on treatment strategies.

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PREFACE ix

ABOUT THE AUTHOR/EDITOR xi

ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS xiii

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xv

CHAPTER 1 ADDICTIONS: AN OVERVIEW 1
Robert L. Smith

Student Learning Outcomes 1

Case and Case Discussion 1

Addiction Defi ned 3

Criteria for Addiction 6

Substance and Process Addictions 11

The Prevalence of Addictions 12

The Etiology of Addictions 14

Treatment Strategies 18

Conclusions 25

Resources 27

References 28

CHAPTER 2 ALCOHOL ADDICTION 33
Todd F. Lewis

Student Learning Outcomes 33

Case and Case Discussion 33

Overview of Alcohol Addiction 34

Assessment and Diagnosis 37

Treatment Settings 40

Evidence-Based Research: Treatment of Alcoholism 40

Armed Services Substance Abuse Treatment Programs 47

Hospital Treatment Programs 48

The Matrix Model 49

Conclusions 51

Resources 51

References 51

CHAPTER 3 NICOTINE ADDICTION 57
Robert L. Smith

Student Learning Outcomes 57

Case and Case Discussion 57

Overview of Nicotine Addiction 58

Diagnosis of Nicotine Addiction 64

Treatment of Nicotine Addiction 67

Treatment Guidelines for Evidence-Based Practices 70

Conclusions 72

Resources 72

References 73

CHAPTER 4 MARIJUANA ADDICTION 75
Richard S. Balkin

Student Learning Outcomes 75

Case and Case Discussion 75

Overview of Marijuana Addiction 76

Assessment and Diagnosis 78

Treatment 80

Models and Approaches 81

Evidence-Based Research 85

Conclusions 87

Resources 88

References 88

CHAPTER 5 METHAMPHETAMINE ADDICTION 91
Helena G. Rindone

Student Learning Outcomes 91

Case and Case Discussion 91

Overview of Methamphetamine Addiction 93

Effects of Methamphetamines 98

Addiction to Methamphetamine 101

Treatment 103

Conclusions 119

Resources 120

References 120

CHAPTER 6 PRESCRIPTION DRUG ADDICTION 127
Todd F. Lewis

Student Learning Outcomes 127

Case and Case Discussion 127

Overview of Prescription Drug Addiction 128

Assessment, Diagnosis, and Treatment Settings 133

Treatment of Prescription Drug Addiction 138

Conclusions 143

Resources 144

References 145

CHAPTER 7 PATHOLOGICAL GAMBLING 149
Stephen Southern and Katherine Hilton

Student Learning Outcomes 149

Case and Case Discussion 149

Overview of Pathological Gambling 150

Special Populations of Pathological Gamblers 153

Diagnosis and Assessment 155

Empirically Supported Treatments 158

Treatment Packages for Pathological Gambling 162

Concurrent Treatment of Trauma and

Pathological Gambling 167

Integrative Treatment in the Case of Sarah 169

Conclusions 170

Resources 172

References 173

CHAPTER 8 SEXUAL ADDICTION 177
Stephen Southern, Dawn Ellison, and Mark Hagwood

Student Learning Outcomes 177

Case and Case Discussion 177

Overview of Sexual Addiction 178

Special Populations of Sexual Addicts 182

Diagnosis of Sexual Addiction and

Hypersexual Disorder 184

Assessment Methods 186

Treatment of Sexual Addiction and Hypersexual Disorder 193

Integrative Treatment Package for Sexual Addiction and Life Trauma 196

Integrative Treatment in the Case of Sarah 198

Conclusions 200

Resources 201

References 202

CHAPTER 9 DISORDERED EATING 207
Tamara Duarte and Fredericka DeLee

Student Learning Outcomes 207

Cases and Case Discussion 207

Overview of Disordered Eating 209

Diagnosis 215

Assessment 219

Treatment Models and Approaches 221

Conclusions 229

Resources 230

References 231

CHAPTER 10 WORK ADDICTION 237
Summer M. Reiner

Student Learning Outcomes 237

Case and Case Discussion 237

Overview of Work Addiction 238

Work Addiction Around the World 243

Impact of Work Addiction 244

Antecedents of Work Addiction 245

Defi nitions, Costs, and Demographics 248

Assessment and Diagnosis 249

Treatment 252

Models and Approaches 254

Evidence-Based Approaches 255

Conclusions 256

Resources 256

References 257

CHAPTER 11 EXERCISE ADDICTION 263
Michele Kerulis

Student Learning Outcomes 263

Cases and Case Discussion 263

Overview of Exercise Addiction 264

Exercise Addiction and Exercise Dependence 266

Exercise and Disordered Eating 267

Inpatient and Outpatient Treatment Settings 270

Evidence-Based Models and Assessments 271

Conclusions 273

Resources 274

References 274

CHAPTER 12 COMPULSIVE BUYING/SHOPPING ADDICTION 277
Kimberly Frazier

Student Learning Outcomes 277

Case and Case Discussion 277

Overview of Compulsive Buying/Shopping Addiction 278

Assessment and Diagnosis 280

The Brain and Compulsive Buying/Shopping Addiction 284

Treatment Approaches 285

Conclusions 288

Resources 288

References 289

CHAPTER 13 INTERNET ADDICTION 293
Joshua C. Watson

Student Learning Outcomes 293

Case and Case Discussion 293

Overview of Internet Addiction 294

Assessment and Diagnosis 299

Treatment 303

Conclusions 308

Resources 308

References 309

CHAPTER 14 ADDICTIONS: STATUS, RESEARCH, AND FUTURE 313
Robert L. Smith

Student Learning Outcomes 313

Cases and Case Discussion 313

Common Features and Components of Assessment and Treatment 315

Issues Related to Addictions 317

Research and Evidence-Based Treatment 321

The Future 323

Treatment in Context 323

Additional Issues 324

Conclusions 325

References 326

INDEX 329