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The sober truth : debunking the bad science behind 12-step programs and the rehab industry / Lance Dodes, MD and Zachary Dodes.

Dodes, Lance M. (Author). Dodes, Zachary, 1976- (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780807033159 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0807033154 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: ix, 179 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2014]

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The problem -- The rise of AA -- Does AA work? -- The business of rehab and the broken promise of "AA-plus" -- So, what does work to treat addiction? -- What the addicts say -- Why does AA work when it does? -- The myths of addiction -- The failure of addiction research, and designing the perfect study.
Subject: Twelve-step programs.
Addicts > Rehabilitation.
Substance abuse > Treatment.

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