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Differences in Personality Disorders and Family of Origin Characteristics for Male and Female Alcoholics: Implications for Treatment
Journal of Addictions and Offender Counseling (1997)
  • Victor J. Lisek, University of Wyoming
  • Kenneth M. Coll, Boise State University
Abstract
Investigates the differences on the personality and family-of-origin of male and female alcoholics. Less personality disturbances on men than women; Differences in personality tendencies between women and men; Minimal difference in paternal alcoholism; Importance of identifying the personality characteristics of alcoholics before treatment.
Keywords
  • Alcoholism -- Psychological aspects
Publication Date
1997
Citation Information
Victor J. Lisek and Kenneth M. Coll. "Differences in Personality Disorders and Family of Origin Characteristics for Male and Female Alcoholics: Implications for Treatment" Journal of Addictions and Offender Counseling Vol. 18 (1997)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kenneth_coll/35/