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Under the Influence: A Guide to the Myths and Realities of Alcoholism
by James Robert Milam (Author), Katherine Ketcham (Author)
Ten of millions Americans suffer from alcoholism, yet most people still wrongly believe that alcoholism is a psychological or moral problem, and that it can be cured by psychotherapy or sheer will power. Based on groundbreaking scientific research, Under The Influence examine the physical factors that set alcoholics and non-alcoholics apart, and suggests a bold, stigma-free way of understanding and treating the alcoholic.
It Will Never Happen to Me!
by Claudia Black
Children of Alcoholics: As Youngsters – Adolescents – Adults
helps the reader understand the roles children in alcoholic families adopt, the problems they face in adulthood as a result, and what they can do to break the pattern of destruction.
Family Secrets – The Path from Shame to Healing
by John Bradshaw
What you don’t know can hurt you—
but it can also lead to self-acceptance and healing.
Family Secrets gives you the tools you need to understand your family—and yourself—in an entirely new way.
Addiction Is Not A Crime
It’s A Treatable Illness.
Addicted People Are Not Criminals
Who Need To Be Punished
They’re Sick People Who Need To Get Well.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline ph(800-TALK (8255)
Psychological review, 1990
Suicide as escape from self
Active Minds’ acclaimed national program is going on tour and raising awareness of the 1,100 college students who die by suicide each year.
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