84 Addiction

Also see Addiction OER in development.
Last update: July 24/23


Addiction Science & Clinical Practice (Public domain) by various

All volumes of the journal Addiction Science & Clinical Practice from 2007 to the present.


Drugs, Health & Behavior  (CC-BY-NC-SA) by Jacqueline Schwab and Denise Salters

This textbook covers an analysis of what drugs are, how the bod works in relation to drugs; types of drugs that are commonly misused; prescriptions, over the counter medications and supplements; the law and social policy; prevention of misuse; and use, abuse, addiction and treatment. A cloned version titled Fundamentals of Addiction – Trauma Informed, Solution Focused Counselling & Case Management (CC-BY-NC-SA) by Denise Halsey, Sunil Boodhai has been created for a Canadian context.

Foundations of Addition Studies (CC BY-NC-SA) by Jason Florin and Julie Trytek

This book introduces addition key terminology and research help that define, discuss, diagnose, and deal with this problem. The material is organized so that each chapter focuses on a different theme related to addiction. Within each chapter are multiple sub-parts where you will find an introductory reading, a video, an article, an activity, questions for discussion, and a short quiz. Some sections also include slide presentations for you to view.


This chapter is adapted from Addiction in OER by Discipline Directory by Edited by Lauri M. Aesoph and Josie Gray.


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