Treatment: the gender match

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC)
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Edmonton, AB

Details the development of separate programs for male and female addicts at Henwood Treatment Centre that stemmed from gender-specific needs and differences. Cites the different ways that men and women deal with addiction-related problems. Outlines the emergence of treatment program for female gamblers in Regina.