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A self-report inventory of addictions and emotional problems, the Problem History Questionnaire (PHQ), was administered to 604 college students as part of a larger study of the correlates of multiple patterns of addictions. Data are presented here bearing on the incidence of various addictions in...
In September, 1985, representatives of the drug abuse treatment communities and governmental agencies of the Federal Republic of Germany and the United States met to examine issues related to the question of the therapeutic effectiveness of pressure in the treatment of drug addiction. As a result...
Accurate identification and treatment of alcoholic medical in patients have been frequently unsuccessful endeavors for health care professionals. Reasons for diagnostic and treatment-related problems are briefly reviewed. Areas of potential contribution by psychologists are discussed and include:...