Addiction Handbook & Resource Guide
This new title is designed to bring together necessary and valuable information for anyone struggling with addiction issues, including family and friends of individuals who are afflicted by addiction. For those providing care and support to individuals with addiction issues, this resource provides easy-to-understand and helpful information about addiction and connects readers to many sources of support. Addiction Handbook & Resource Guide offers statistics, both national and state, as well as discussions about prevention, treatment, and outcomes. It includes details on the two main types of addiction: chemical, which involves addiction to substances; and behavioral, which involves compulsive behaviors, such as gambling and gaming.