PDF | English | 2477 pages | ISBN 978-88-470-5322-9
This e-book examines the spectrum of addictions-related difficulties throughout various cultures all over the world, highlighting adjustments and similarities among medical practices in response to neurobiological similarities, and epidemiological and socio-cultural differences.
About the Editors
Nady el-Guebaly, M.D., DPH, DPsych, is Professor and Head, department of habit, division of Psychiatry, college of Calgary, examine Director, Alberta playing learn Institute and Consulting Psychiatrist on the Foothills scientific Centre, Alberta well-being companies. besides investigators on the habit Centre, he has demonstrated a application of medical examine within the box of grownup and adolescent substance abuse with specific specialise in the interplay of psychiatric issues and substance abuse, the continued scientific schooling of health and wellbeing pros, remedy consequence and facets of playing difficulties. those efforts have ended in a few 240 guides in addition to nationwide and foreign collaborative actions. a few tasks offering a window at the psychiatric occupation in addition to the dependancy and psychological overall healthiness method in Canada also are in technique. he's Editor of the Canadian magazine of dependancy drugs.
Giuseppe Carrà, M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D., is at present Deputy clinical Director for psychological healthiness neighborhood and home Programmes at San Gerardo college Hospital-Monza-I and study Fellow on the UCL psychological future health Sciences Unit in London. His learn pursuits comprise dependancy psychiatry, psychoeducational interventions in schizophrenia, and psychiatric problems in jails. He has served in numerous experts’ panel within the dependancy box for the ecu fee, the United international locations place of work on medicines and Crime (UNODC), and the the eu tracking Centre for medicinal drugs and Drug dependancy (EMCDDA). He has served within the Editorial forums and as reviewer for a number of excessive impression issue Journals within the habit box. Giuseppe Carrà has generally released approximately twin prognosis between individuals with serious psychological disorder, in peer reviewd journals and edited textbooks. He has been PI for numerous learn tasks funded at a countrywide and ecu level.
Marc Galanter, M.D. is Professor of Psychiatry at NYU, and Director of the department of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse at NYU institution of medication. he's additionally Deputy Director of the Substance Abuse application on the NYU’s global future health association taking part middle, and Director of its nationwide heart for scientific Fellowships in Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. he's Senior Editor of the magazine "Substance Abuse", the yearly e-book sequence “Recent advancements in Alcoholism”, and writer of the books, "Network treatment for Alcohol and Drug Abuse" and “Spirituality and the fit brain: technology, remedy and the necessity for private Meaning.” His NIH and foundation-funded reviews have addressed relatives remedy for substance abuse, pharmacologic remedy for dependancy, self-help remedy for substance abusers, and spiritually-oriented recovery.