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Sports - Drugs

Alcoholics Anonymous

Words: 682
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Alcoholics Anonymous is an international organization that was formed to help out individuals who have had drinking problems. The Alcoholics Anonymous is an example of a non-profit, non-professional organization,…

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Essay

Psychology

Alcoholics Anonymous the First Face-To-Face Meeting I

Words: 1895
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Alcoholics Anonymous The first face-to-face meeting I attended was an Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting at the United Methodist Church in Greenville, SC on a Friday night. Smoking was allowed…

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Research Proposal

Sports - Drugs

Alcoholics Anonymous Describes Itself as

Words: 1612
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

First, the person who attends Alcoholics Anonymous meetings admits that their drinking has become out of hand. The admission of a problem is the first step toward recovery. Second,…

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Evolution

A Personal Account of My Experience at an AA 12 Step Meeting Alcoholics Anonymous

Words: 1078
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Alcoholics Anonymous: A Personal Account of my Experience at an AA 12-Step Meeting A Personal Account of my Experience at an AA 12-Step Meeting: Alcoholics Anonymous Alcoholics anonymous groups…

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Family and Marriage

Substance Abuse Alcoholics Anonymous Observation

Words: 1030
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Alcohol Anonymous Observation Alcoholic Anonymous Observation I had heard the parable before; "give a man a fish, feed him for a day; teach a man to fish, feed him…

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Case Study

Sports - Drugs

What Is an Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Like

Words: 1290
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Case Study

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting: April 17, from 6:30 to 7:30 P.M. In Paso Robles, California. I previously had contacted the leader of the AA meeting to see if I could…

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Essay

Psychology

Attending Narcotics Anonymous Addiction Recovery

Words: 2289
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Introduction This field report covers two separate visits to a Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meeting, both at the St. Matthews Missionary Baptist Church, located at 6100 NW 24th Avenue in…

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Creative Writing

Communication

AA and Group Recovery

Words: 603
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Creative Writing

Experiences Leading Groups:The Benefits of Alcoholics Anonymous and Group FacilitationsOne of the most gratifying and transformative experiences in my life was going to my first Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group…

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question answer

Counseling

AA Group Meeting Review

Words: 1327
Length: 4 Pages
Type: question answer

Group Observation: Micro, Mezzo, and Macro Levels Q1. What is your role in this group? (Observer, facilitator, member, etc.) Upon the request of a friend, I chose to observe…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Alcoholics Alcoholism Is a Problem

Words: 1443
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

As mentioned, both Antonio and amon described that their need for alcohol increased significantly during times of increased stress. Both related a self-medicating process whereby they utilized alcohol as…

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Sports - Drugs

Motivates Alcoholics to Voluntarily Enter

Words: 1157
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Morgenstern's research suggests that the factors which determine the success of the treatment are usually the individual's determination to make the treatment work, the individual's confidence in his own…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Treatment of Alcoholics in Low-Income Areas

Words: 2687
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

S. Census Bureau) It is clear after having reviewed this information that this area is quite needy in provision of alcoholism treatment and intervention. VI. Treatment Program Community Marketing…

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Children

Adult Children of Alcoholic Parents Compared With Adult Children of Non-Alcoholic Parents

Words: 10855
Length: 39 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Adult Children of Alcoholic Parents Compared with Adult Children of Non-Alcoholic Parents I Situations Faced by Children of Alcoholic Parent(s) II ehavior of Children with Alcoholic Parent(s) II Hypothesis…

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Essay

Sports - Drugs

Observation of Various Life Stages

Words: 1442
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

group meets downstairs in a church. There are "tables" where the members sit and discuss their issues. In this group there are two tables, nearly filled with about 20…

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Sports - Drugs

Group Stage of Development Individual

Words: 2146
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The AA also provides a strong network of relationships that is important for the recovery and support process as pointed out by Khantzian & Mack, (1994, pp.348). The steps…

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Psychology

Is AA the Best Treatment of Alcoholism

Words: 1031
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

McKella, J., Stewat, E., & Humpheys, K. (Apil, 2003). Alcoholics Anonymous: Involvement and Positive Alcohol-Related Outcomes: Cause, Consequence, o Just a Coelate? A Pospective 2-Yea Study of 2,319 Alcohol-Dependent…

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1 Pages
Admission Essay

Economics

Values and Provide an Overview of My

Words: 395
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Admission Essay

values and provide an overview of my character. These three situations also illustrate how I respond to challenges, problems, and crises by using creativity, critical thinking, and communication. The…

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Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Front of a Small Basement

Words: 1485
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

Bulimics and anorexics are well represented at this meeting. From my understanding, Overeaters Anonymous embraces those with any type of eating disorder. I appreciate the willingness of group members…

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Term Paper

Literature

Twelve-Step Program to Escaping Dante's Hell Dante's

Words: 3880
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Twelve-Step Program to Escaping Dante's Hell Dante's The Inferno paints an incredibly vivid picture of what Hell is like. The journey Dante undertakes in order to progress past his…

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Family and Marriage

Families Should Visit There Older Members More

Words: 1131
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Families should visit there older members more often who are in assisted living situations, or who can no longer drive. this is the assignment but I also want my…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Naltrexone the Efficacy of Naltrexone

Words: 2582
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Croop et al. (1997). The overall safety profile of naltrexone is good; however, care must be taken in prescribing the drug to certain patient populations; e.g., naltrexone shows a…

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Essay

Sports - Drugs

Old Japanese Adage When it

Words: 1097
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

His father's drinking caused him concern. He felt that his father would either become ill or meet with an accident. James suggested that John go to Alcoholics Anonymous meeting.…

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9 Pages
Essay

Sports - Drugs

Effectiveness of 12 Step Group

Words: 2812
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

12 Step groups step programs are famous for their role in the breaking of addictions. The programs cover such areas of addiction such as gambling, drug, and alcohol. Below…

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Thesis

Sports - Drugs

Substance Abuse Counseling Theories Substance

Words: 3044
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Thesis

It has been argued that despite this fact, because substance abuse treatment has been developed by men, for men, it emerged "as a single-focused intervention based on the needs…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Alcoholism as a Disease Throughout

Words: 1556
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The research results will demonstrate that alcoholism is a disease and support this notion with overwhelming evidence. Conclusion In short, alcoholism is a major problem for all countries across…

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5 Pages
Essay

Drugs / Alcohol

Addiction Treatment Alcohol Addiction

Words: 1645
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Introduction Addiction does not have an assigned definition. This effectively means that there are various definitions to drug and alcohol addiction that have been explored in the past. For…

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Research Paper

Health - Public Health Issues

Reflections on Attending an Open AA Meeting

Words: 1549
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Alcohol and Addiction: Empirical Observations of a -Step Program in ActionFirst organized in 1935 by Dr. Bob Smith and Bill Wilson to help others who were suffering from the…

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150 Pages
Thesis

Children

Parenting Program for Women and

Words: 41621
Length: 150 Pages
Type: Thesis

There are many of these individuals, and it is time that this is changed. Parents often look away from these kinds of problems, or they spend their time in…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Speech Outline

Words: 791
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Speech on Alcoholism and Addiction Main Points: I. Alcoholism is an addiction, not a character flaw. Treating alcoholism requires modern rehabilitation methods. The "Twelve-Step" program advocated by Alcoholics Anonymous…

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Sports - Drugs

Suicide and Drug Abuse There

Words: 1965
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

There is a gradual move in considering that the combination of both these explanations is what should be the actual position to take on the issue of alcoholism and…

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Sports - Drugs

Drug Use the Courage to

Words: 1835
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The benefits of ending the cycle of drug and alcohol abuse far outweigh the pain and hard work involved. Living a clean and sober lifestyle allows people to make…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Alcohol How Effective Has the Legal Prohibition

Words: 3114
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Alcohol How effective has the legal prohibition of alcohol been in controlling crime? A recent Department of Justice Report (U.S. Department of Justice) said that alcohol was a factor…

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35 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Relapse Prevention

Words: 12959
Length: 35 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Relapse prevention therapy breaks down the chemical dependency recovery process into specific tasks and skills, which patients must learn in order to recover; it also shows patients how to…

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Essay

Mythology - Religion

Substance Abuse and Theology The

Words: 664
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Covert participant anthropological observations of AA and NA meetings indicate that in practice the use of theological components of the program is even more explicit than the 12 steps…

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Business - Ethics

Should Alcohol Abuse the Categorised as a Disease

Words: 957
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Alcoholism a Disease? There is little doubt that alcoholism is a chronic condition, which in 1956 was classified by the American medical Association as an illness, elevating the status…

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3 Pages
Essay

Evolution

Individual Experience After Attending an Open Meeting on Alcohol Addiction

Words: 994
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Attending an Alcoholics Anonymous Session Personal experience after attending an open meeting on alcohol addiction While studying undergraduate psychology, I was required to attend a meeting organized by non-profit…

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Essay

Sports - Drugs

Understanding Psychology

Words: 2540
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Psychology: Alcohol & Drug Abuse The over-all focus of this paper is to show how alcohol, drug addictions and abuse is fundamentally a disease of the brain. It will…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Genetic Link to Alcoholism

Words: 1707
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Genetic Link of Alcoholism Introduction great deal of attention and research has recently been concentrated on the genetic link of alcoholism and on the possibility of accounting genetically for…

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Sports - Drugs

Report Attempted Change

Words: 3069
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Addiction recovery Theoretical models A brief overview of some prominent theoretical models relating to behavior modification is felt to be a pertinent starting point for his study, as many…

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Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Client Whose Name Is Kate and Is

Words: 2100
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

client, whose name is Kate and is the main character in the 2013 film Smashed, displays compulsive behavior and a marked addiction towards alcohol and the classic symptoms of…

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Term Paper

Recreation

Poker and How it Affects American Culture

Words: 3270
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

gambling/poker and culture. Poker, and gaming in general, permeate our culture today. The World Series of Poker is a huge event when even a decade ago it was barely…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Al-Anon the Open Discussion Group

Words: 1223
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"All I needed was someone to tell say, 'Yeah, I've been there, too,'" Susan said, "and that's what I found here." This attitude was typical of many of the…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Teenage Substance Abuse Substance Abuse

Words: 5378
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Help her to realize that having a child may interfere with her future career, but that many mothers have successful home and job lives. There are an infinite number…

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Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Chap Stick Is Addictive A

Words: 2354
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

If one applies ChapStick only on occasion (and not relentlessly) then there is no reason to suspect that you are hooked. Constant application, on the other hand, can easily…

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Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Glbt Substance Abuse Therapies the

Words: 3295
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Indeed, the lack of "recognition and protection" by schools in general contributes to the "critically high level of suicide" among this community of minority students (146). Surely alert, competent,…

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Essay

Family and Marriage

Nurse-Care Analysis of Sheepshead Bay the Area

Words: 3471
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Nurse-Care Analysis of Sheepshead Bay The area is 4,074 square miles. Its population is 123,178. The people density of people who live in Sheepshead Bay compared to general inhabitants…

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Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Drug Abuse in Eastern Kentucky

Words: 3027
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Research Paper

drug use and abuse in the United States and presents differing approaches that are used (or proposed) to get a handle on the problem. There is no doubt that…

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Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Substance Abuse Among High School Students

Words: 2589
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Substance Abuse Introduction to the Characteristics and Extent of Alcohol, Tobacco or Other Drug Use. Addiction means physical dependence on a drug, with withdrawal symptoms when its use ceases,…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Evolution

Analyzing and Treating Alcoholism

Words: 1616
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Treating Alcoholism presents therapists with multi-dimensional issues -- multicultural understanding and contextual setting of the client (profession, family, history, work conditions and exposure to extraordinary conditions, in the case…

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2 Pages
Essay

Sports - Drugs

Man Loves a Woman 1994 the Primary

Words: 535
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

man loves a woman (1994), the primary conflict depicted in the film is that of the husband's attempts to deal with his wife's alcoholism. On the surface, Michael and…

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4 Pages
Essay

Sports - Drugs

Defeating Alcoholism Quitting Drinking the

Words: 1411
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

This chemical is called orexin, which is involved in the pleasure experienced after taking alcohol or drugs. Experiments with rats showed that they stopped drinking freely available alcohol when…

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Essay

Sports - Drugs

Web Page Works Cited Page 1 Sketch a

Words: 756
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

web page works cited page. 1)Sketch a treatment plan experiencing anorexia. Make account long-term treatment . 2)Alcohol misused abused U.S. Q1.Sketch out a treatment plan for one experiencing anorexia.…

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Case Study

Psychology

Community Mental Health the Question

Words: 676
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Case Study

ather than treating their problems, the community attempts to punish them for their behaviors, placing them in systems where they rarely have access to the type of treatment that…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Abnormal Psyche

Words: 991
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Substance-Related Disorders A "drug" is any substance, other than food, that affects our bodies or minds. Since not all drugs are bad, the book uses "substance" to clarify the…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Natural Remission Has Had on the Addiction

Words: 2625
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Natural Remission Has Had on the Addiction Field Spontaneous remission from addiction is often referred to under different titles. These include, natural recovery, maturing out, and unassisted change. All…

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Dissertation

Mythology - Religion

Jesus' Teachings Prayer & Christian Life He

Words: 35411
Length: 109 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Jesus' Teachings, Prayer, & Christian Life "He (Jesus) Took the Bread. Giving Thanks Broke it. And gave it to his Disciples, saying, 'This is my Body, which is given…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Legalization of Marijuana

Words: 1450
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Legalization of Marijuana Marijuana or Cannabis is actually a plant, which has the scientific name 'cannabis sativa' and was originally used for ordinary purposes such as for fabric making…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Substance Abuse Assessment Instruments

Words: 1527
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Substance Abuse Assessment There are a variety of assessment or diagnostic instruments which can determine substance abuse. It is interesting to compare and contrast the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test…

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Case Study

Sports - Drugs

Single Case Study of an Individual

Words: 2750
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Case Study

Client Description. The client is a 19-year-old single male who was referred for treatment by his parents who are concerned that his use of alcohol is interfering with his…

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