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Essential Guides

For more information or to order any of the below publications please call Christina or Carol on 020 7234 9730. Email carolm@drugscope.org.uk

DrugScope Members receive a 10% discount on prices.

The Essential Guide to Problem Substance Use During Pregnancy

The Essential Guide to Problem Substance Use During Pregnancy

“Required reading. It is the ‘essential guide’.” Joy Barlow MBE, Head of STRADA.

The latest in DrugScope’s series of professional resource books, The Essential Guide to Problem Substance Use During Pregnancy, is the go-to reference guide for all practitioners who provide care to women who use drugs or alcohol before, during and after their pregnancy. This unique text establishes a ‘framework for care,’ synthesising the latest good practice advice, official guidelines and research knowledge. Drug and alcohol workers, midwives, nurses, health visitors, GPs, social workers, and students from all these disciplines will find this guide invaluable.

ZZ30 - The Essential Guide to Problem Substance Use During Pregnancy

Size: Each book 170 x 239mm

£15.25 for DrugScope members
£16.95 for non members

Essential guide to drugs and alcohol

The Essential Guide to Drugs and Alcohol - 2010 edition

With half a million copies sold since its launch in 1982 and now in its 14th edition, The Essential Guide to Drugs and Alcohol is indispensable to everyone with a professional interest in the field. With an A-Z of illicit substances including new sections on BZP, mephedrone and naphyrone, a jargon buster of key sector terms and accessible tables on seizure stats and prevalence, the guide pulls together vital information in an easily digestible way.

ZZ21 - The Essential Guide to Drugs and Alcohol - 2010 edition

Size: Each book 170 x 239mm

£14.95