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Substance-abusing high achievers
addiction as an equal opportunity destroyer
Abraham J. Twerski.

Published 1998 by J. Aronson in Northvale, N.J .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Machine generated contents note: 1 An Equal Opportunity Destroyer
2 The Executive Suite
3 Surreptitious Development of Chemical Dependency
4 Some Facts about Addiction
5 The Negative Self-Image
6 Denial and Rationalization
7 The Dependency Problem
8 Honors and Medals
9 The Show Must Go On
10 Birds of a Feather
11 The Conspiracy of Silence
12 One Doctor's Story
13 A Dentist's Story
14 A Nurse's Story
15 The Defense Rests: The Prosecution Never Does
(A View from the Penitentiary)
16 Another High Bottom Miracle
17 The Flying Nun
18 When School Is Over
19 All That Ice Cream, Free! (A Pharmacist's Story)
20 I Threw Three Strikes and I'm Out
21 Not Until the Bitter End
22 Enabling and Codependence
23 A Lawyer's Codependents
24 But Jews Don't Drink! (A Rabbi's Story)
25 Controlled Social Drinking? (A Priest's Story)
26 Beginning Recovery
27 Making the Change
28 Coming Back
29 What About an Intervention?
30 Implications for Treatment
Appendix: Professional Groups and Organizations
Dealing with Alcoholism and Drug Dependency
Suggestions for Further Reading

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]) and index.

Library of substance abuse and addiction treatment


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Library of Congress
RC564.5.S83 T94 1998

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viii, 221 p. ;
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