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Drug Abuse Malaysia

Drug Abuse and Lack of Drug Treatment in Malaysia By Steve Nettleton, UNICEF KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, 16 April 2007 – Injecting drug users are overwhelmingly the largest contributor to the spread of HIV and AIDS in Malaysia. And in this country, as in many other societies around the world, they bear a double stigma. Dismissed…

Moderate Drinking Self-Help Website

< !CDATA[[Moderatedrinking.com is a US-based online program run by Dr. Reid Hester with funding from the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Further information about Dr. Hester was not available on this website, but it is understood that he is a researcher and clinical psychologist who has worked extensively in the field of alcohol...

G. Alan Marlatt – Pioneering Addiction Researcher

< !CDATA[A pioneer in the field of addictive behaviors, respected researcher and distinguished scientist, [G. Alan Marlatt, sadly passed away on March 14 2010. Marlatt was a professor and the director of Addictive Behaviors Research Centre at the University of Washington for many years. He was a key researcher in understanding the problems around addiction...

BC Doctor Against Bill S-10

British Columbia, Canada, Bill S-10 Proposes Mandatory Minimum Penalties for Drug Crime A local doctor is among a long list of health professionals across the country against a proposed bill which would impose mandatory minimum sentences for drug-related crimes. “Criminalizing people who aren’t criminals isn’t a good idea,” said Dr. Andy Edelson, who signed a…

Learned Behavior

Alcoholism and Learned Behavior Cognitive Behavior Therapy takes the approach that alcohol abuse or drug addiction is learned behavior. The following video can be very disturbing to some people; however, it was designed to make the point of ‘what children see, children do.’ Treatment for Learned Behavior CBT is an effective treatment approach for drug…

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