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Intended for undergraduate and graduate courses that cover chemical dependency. These courses can be found in psychology, counseling, human services, and social work departments. Course names may include "Introduction to Substance Abuse," "Addiction and Substance Abuse," and "Issues in Addiction and Recovery."
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Author: Dr. Eric C. Westman M.D.

Language: English

Brand: Brooks / Cole

EAN: 9780534628451

ISBN: 0534628451

Language: English

Number of pages: 304 pages

Publication date: 2010-01-01

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