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Methamphetamine: A Love Story
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written by Rashi K. Shukla, 1971- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 261 page(s)
Methamphetamine: A Love Story presents an insider’s view of the world of methamphetamine based on the life stories of thirty-three adults formerly immersed in using, dealing, and manufacturing meth in rural Oklahoma. Using a respectful tone towards her subjects, Shukla illuminates their often decades-long love a...
written by Rashi K. Shukla, 1971- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 261 page(s)
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Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6, Chasing Heroin
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directed by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018, Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 1 hour 53 mins
Facing a heroin epidemic, America is experimenting with radical new approaches to the drug problem.
directed by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018, Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 1 hour 53 mins
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Relapse and Recovery: The Screening, Assessment & Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Part 1
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presented by Luz Marilis Lopez, fl. 2016 and Lena Lundgren, fl. 2016; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2016), 44 mins
Lena Lundgren examines addiction as a biopsychosocial condition. She describes various evidence-based treatment models, how different populations are affected by addictions, the importance of continuity of care, and the role of the family in the relapse and recovery process. In the clinical demonstration, Lu...
presented by Luz Marilis Lopez, fl. 2016 and Lena Lundgren, fl. 2016; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2016), 44 mins
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Relapse and Recovery:  The Screening, Assessment & Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Part 2
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presented by Ivy Krull, fl. 1995-2016, Luz Marilis Lopez, fl. 2016 and Lena Lundgren, fl. 2016; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2016), 49 mins
Ivy Krull examines vulnerable populations, such as homeless and LBGTQ populations, and the disparities in their access to addictions treatment services. She looks at why disparities exist and how social workers can help in closing the gap. In the clinical demonstration, Luz Marilis Lopez works with Monica who ha...
presented by Ivy Krull, fl. 1995-2016, Luz Marilis Lopez, fl. 2016 and Lena Lundgren, fl. 2016; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2016), 49 mins
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Helping Children Affected by Parental Substance Abuse: Activities and Photocopiable Worksheets
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presented by Tonia Caselman, fl. 2004 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 177 page(s)
This practical resource provides a wealth of activities and photocopiable worksheets to use with children and young people affected by parental substance misuse. Children living in substance abusing homes are at risk of many different negative outcomes, such as behavioral problems, low academic achievement, depres...
presented by Tonia Caselman, fl. 2004 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 177 page(s)
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Bill W.
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directed by Kevin Hanlon, fl. 2012; produced by Dan Carracino, fl. 2012, Page 124 Productions (New York, NY: Page 124 Productions, 2012), 1 hour 45 mins
Bill W. tells the story of William G. Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, a man included in TIME Magazine's "100 Persons of the 20th Century". Interviews, recreations, and rare archival material reveal how Bill Wilson, a hopeless drunk near death from his alcoholism, found a way out of his own addiction an...
directed by Kevin Hanlon, fl. 2012; produced by Dan Carracino, fl. 2012, Page 124 Productions (New York, NY: Page 124 Productions, 2012), 1 hour 45 mins
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Chapter 11. Bio-pistis: Conversion of Heroin Addicts in Prisons, on Medicine, and with God
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written by Timoteo Rodriguez, fl. 2003; in Not by Faith Alone: Social Services, Social Justice, and Faith-Based Organizations in the United States (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2010, originally published 2010)
This edited collection provides an in-depth ethnographic study of faith-based development organizations in the United States, shining a much needed critical light onto these organizations and their role in the United States by exploring the varied ways that faith-based organizations attempt to mend the fissures an...
written by Timoteo Rodriguez, fl. 2003; in Not by Faith Alone: Social Services, Social Justice, and Faith-Based Organizations in the United States (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2010, originally published 2010)
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A Practical Guide to Early Intervention and Family Support (Previously published as Building Resilience in Families under Stress)
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presented by Emma Sawyer, fl. 2007 and Sheryl Burton, fl. 1997 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 194 page(s)
Parental mental health problems and substance misuse affect a significant number of families. This handbook provides practitioners with early intervention techniques and effective support strategies for ensuring the best outcomes for these vulnerable families. Featuring pointers, models and practice examples, A Pr...
presented by Emma Sawyer, fl. 2007 and Sheryl Burton, fl. 1997 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 194 page(s)
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Helping Substance-Abusing Women of Vulnerable Populations
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presented by An-Pyng Sun, fl. 1997 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 432 page(s)
Current research suggests that biology, psychology, culture, and social standing all contribute to alcohol and other drug (AOD) problems in women, yet few books show how to account for these factors during evaluation and treatment. Especially in terms of vulnerable populations, acknowledging these influences prove...
presented by An-Pyng Sun, fl. 1997 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 432 page(s)
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Cafe Chavalos: Overcoming the Streets
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directed by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006; produced by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 16 mins

Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America and is the poorest country in the region where 80% of the country's population survives on less than $1 per day. Managua is the capital, but Granada is its oldest city. Despite its coastal beauty and colonial architecture, the picturesque streets of Granada are l...

directed by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006; produced by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 16 mins
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