by Pippa Sales
A valuable resource for those struggling with alcohol addiction, and for friends and family members who wish to help them. Alcohol Abuse: Straight Talk, Straight Answers.
-Answers the most frequently asked questions about alcohol abuse and alcoholism
-Is written in an easy-to-read question-and-answer style
-Discusses the physical effects of drinking
-Explains how defense mechanisms keep the alcohol abuser and alcoholic from seeking help
-Explains how to accomplish an intervention
-Has an extensive resource section
Now in its second revised edition, this book is used by colleges, community groups, counselors, health providers, substance-abuse programs, and a wide range of other institutions.